Worcester's Workforce Central One-Stop Career Center offers a wide range of services for job seekers and employers. Unemployment insurance and workers' compensation programs in Worcester, Massachusetts, offer cash and medical assistance to workers who lose their jobs through no fault of their own, or are unable to work because of job-related illness or injury.
Employment and Job Training
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One-Stop Career Centers
One-Stop Career Centers are state-funded job centers that offer a wide range of services to help workers find jobs and help employers find workers.
Unemployment Insurance gives temporary cash payments to people who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own.
Job Training Programs
Several government-funded job training programs are available to Worcester, Massachusetts residents who need job training to find work, advance in their jobs, or change careers. Information and applications for the job training assistance programs are available at the Workforce Central One-Stop Career Center.
Workers’ Compensation (WC) is an insurance system that gives benefits to workers who are injured on the job or get a work-related illness. Injured workers can get medical benefits, compensation for lost wages, job training, and other benefits.
Job Programs for Youth
Job programs for youth help teen and young adult Worcester residents find and keep jobs. Each of these programs has its own eligibility requirements, benefits, and application process.