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WILLIMANTIC American job Center Contact Information

Willimantic American Job Center
 
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Directions to the Willimantic AMERICAN JOB Center
1320 Main Street, Tyler Square, Willimantic, CT 06226

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

  • From Route 6 West
    Follow Route 6 East to the junction of Route 6 & 66.  Go straight through the traffic light to the Willimantic Business District (Rt. 66 East).  Go through the next traffic light (Stop & Shop on the left, cemetery on the right).  At the next traffic light, take a right into Tyler Square.  The Willimantic office is next to Sherwin Williams.
     
  • From Route 2 West
    Follow Route 2 East to Exit 13 (Willimantic/Marlborough).  Take a left at the end of the exit onto Route 66 East.  Follow Route 66 East to the junction of Route 6 & 66.  Bear right on to Route 66 to the Willimantic Business District.  Go through the next traffic light (Stop & Shop on the left, cemetery on the right).  At the next traffic light, take a right into Tyler Square.  The Willimantic office is next to Sherwin Williams.
     
  • From Norwich (i.e., Backus Hospital, CT-2/CT-32)
    Head northwest on CT-2/CT-32/Washington St toward CT-2 E/CT-32 - 308 ft. Turn left at CT-2 W/CT-32 N - 2.5 miles. Take exit 25 for CT-32 N toward Willimantic/Franklin - 0.2 miles. Turn right at CT-32/Windham Turnpike Continue to follow CT-32 - 12.1 miles. Turn right at CT-66 - 0.1 miles. Turn left at CT-66/Main St - 1.1 miles.
     
  • Willimantic American Job Center Fact Sheet  

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Willimantic AMERICAN JOB Center Phone Directory (Area Code - 860)

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

Main Telephone Number - (860) 786-6200

Fax Number - (860) 786-6250

TTY/TDD - (860) 786-6211

Veterans Services - (860) 786-6290

Voice Response (To Call in Unemployment Claims) - (860) 423-2521

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Willimantic AMERICAN JOB Center Fact Sheet

Partners

Relationships/Linkages to Other Organizations

Services Offered

  • Employment Services
    • Job Search Assistance
    • Referral and support services (including CT JobCentral)
    • Employer Recruitments
    • Employment counseling and career development guidance
    • Professional resume writing assistance
    • Career and Interest Inventory, and Personality (MBTI) testing
    • Training and Apprenticeship referrals
    • WIA Services
    • Veterans’ Services
    • Career Resource Library
      • Local Job Opportunities Board
      • Federal and State job announcements
      • Newspapers
      • Periodicals
      • Computers with internet access
        • Microsoft Word
      • TTY/TDD
      • Photocopying
      • Internet Access
      • Stationery for resumes
      • Faxing/Mail Services
      • Job Search resource books and videos
      • Information and brochures about local agencies and programs
      • Labor Market Information
      • Educational and Financial Aid Information
         
  • Workshops
    • Computer Basics
    • Introduction to Word
    • Job Search Techniques for the Older Worker
    • Resume Workshop
    • Interviewing Skills
    • GED-ESL
    • Training - WIA Services Orientation
    • Fundamentals of Planning Your Own Business/Starting Your Own Business
    • Enhanced Reemployment Services

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

  • Unemployment Assistance
    • Assist customers in the use of Voice Response filing
       
  • 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 Resume and Cover Letter
    • Assistance with Medical Services, Counseling Services, Education Benefit Information
    • Accessing Vocational Rehabilitation Programs
    • Intensive services for veterans with specific employment and training needs
    • Possible financial assistance for campaign medal veterans
    • Help obtaining lost DD 214
    • Possible housing assistance for homeless veterans
       
  • Services to Businesses
    • On-site recruitment for Job Openings
    • CT JobCentral – 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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