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New London American Job Center
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Main Phone Number: (860) 439-7400
Adjudications (Hearings) Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Career Center Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Directions to the New London AMERICAN JOB Center
Shaw's Cove Six, New London, CT 06320

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • From Danielson/Putnam
    Take Route I-395 South to Exit 78 (left hand exit). Follow the connector to Route 32. Continue on Route 32 past the Coast Guard Academy (on your left) and follow the signs for downtown New London. As you enter New London, Route 32 becomes Eugene O'Neill Drive. Follow Eugene O'Neill Drive straight through two lights. Go straight through the next stop sign. Continue straight at the next light. At the next light, turn left onto Tilley St. At the next light (one block down on Tilley St.), turn right onto Bank St. (Fire department on your right) Go straight at the next light (brick building on your left). Take next left into the Shaw's Cove complex. As you proceed on the drive, Building Six is the brick building on your left. Turn left into the Building Six parking lot. Visitor parking is available in the front of the building. Additional parking is available on your right as you followed the complex road toward Building Six.
     

  • From Groton
    Take I-95 South, towards New London.  Get in the right hand lane of I-95 going over the Gold Star Bridge to New London.  Take the first exit off I-95 as you come over the Gold Star Bridge into New London.  The exit splits three ways.  Get in the left lane of the exit and follow the sign that says "Downtown New London".  The "Downtown New London" exit will put you on Eugene O'Neill Drive.  Follow Eugene O'Neill Drive to the end, which is Tilley Street.  Turn left on Tilley Street.  Take your first right turn onto Bank Street.  Follow Bank Street through the first stoplight, which is when you cross Howard Street.  After crossing Howard Street you will see a grassy field on your left with a three story brick and glass building on it.  The three story building is Shaw's Cove Six.  Turn left into the driveway at your first left where you see the "Shaw's Cove" Brick entrance sign.  The entrance to Connecticut Works is on the side of the building facing away from the street.  It is separate from the main entrance to the building.
     
  • From New Haven
    Take Route I-95 North to Exit 82 (Broad St. Exit). Take a right off the exit onto Broad St. Proceed straight through the first light. At the next light, take a right onto Colman St. (Car dealers on all four corners as you make the turn). Follow Colman St. to the end (intersection of Route1). Take a left. Proceed through four traffic lights. After proceeding through the fourth light (Dime Bank) take your first right into the Shaw's Cove complex. As you proceed on the drive, Building Six is the brick building on your left. Turn left into the Building Six parking lot. Visitor parking is available in the front of the building. Additional parking is available on your right as you followed the complex road toward Building Six.
     
  • From Hartford
    Take Route 2 East. After the Colchester exits, bear right to Route 11. Proceed to the end of the expressway. Take a left. Proceed to the intersection of Route 85. Take a right. Proceed on Route 85 (you will pass through the towns of Salem, Chesterfield, and Waterford) to the intersection of Colman St. (Michael's car dealership will be directly across the street). Take a right. Follow Colman St. to the end (intersection of Route 1). Take a left. Proceed through four traffic lights. After proceeding through the fourth light (Dime Bank) take your first right into the Shaw's Cove complex. As you proceed on the drive, Building Six is the brick building on your left. Turn left into the Building Six parking lot. Visitor parking is available in the front of the building. Additional parking is available on your right as you followed the complex road toward Building Six.
     
  • New London American Job Center Fact Sheet  

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New London AMERICAN JOB Center Phone Directory (Area Code - 860)

Adjudications Office Hours - Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Career Center Office Hours - Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Main Telephone Number - (860) 439-7400

Fax Number - (860) 439-7420

Business Services Consultants - (860) 439-7600

Business Services Fax Number - (860) 439-7420

Fact Finding  - (860) 439-7500

Fact Finding Fax Number - (860) 439-7510

TTY/TDD - (860) 439-7414

Veterans Services - (860) 439-7580

Voice Response (To Call in Unemployment Claims) - (860) 443-2041

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New London AMERICAN JOB Center Fact Sheet

Partners

Relationships/Linkages to Other Organizations

Services Offered

  • Employment Services
     
  • Workshops
     
    • Computer Basics

    • Email for Beginners

    • Job Search Using the Internet

    • Online Résumé

    • Introduction to Microsoft Word

    • Over 40 and Looking for Work

    • Résumé Basics

    • Résumé Critiques

    • Interviewing Skills

    • Intro to Social Networking

    • Professional Networking Online

    • Career Development & Exploration

    • Job Finder

    • Entrepreneurial Workshop (Starting A Business)

    • Enhanced Reemployment Services

    • Wired for Work Metrix Online Learning

Please refer to New London's Free Workshops Calendar for session dates and times.

  • Unemployment Assistance
     

    • Assist customers in the use of TeleBenefits Voice Response filing, and filing online
       

  • Veteran Services (in addition to all other services provided at the Center)
     

    • Filing a claim for compensation with the VA if you have a service-connected disability

    • Upgrading Discharges

    • Accessing GI Bill Educational Benefits

    • Accessing CT Veterans Tuition Waivers

    • Accessing WIA Programs

    • Forms to use & methods of getting veterans preference on State of Connecticut and Federal vacancies

    • Guidance on choosing the best career for you

    • Guidance on overcoming barriers to employment

    • Review of Résumé and Cover Letter

    • Assistance with Medical Services, Counseling Services, Education Benefit Information

    • Comprehensive 2-˝ day Transition Assistance Program for separating military members held at the submarine base bimonthly.  Covers a wide variety of subjects, and is performed in partnership with the Department of Defense and the Veterans Administration.
       

  • Services to Businesses
     

  • On-site recruitment for Job Openings
     

  • CT.jobs – automated job bank listing and matching

  • Customized Job Training (CJT)
     

  • Apprenticeship
     

  • Information Seminars
     

  • Brokering and coordination of services with other agencies
     

  • Labor Market Information

Special Services

  • Accommodations for physically handicapped

  • Spanish speaking staff

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