Berks County CareerLink - Workforce Investment Act - Dislocated Worker Services

PA CareerLink - Berks County


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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceIndividual employment plan and case management services
LocationBerks
Geographical AreaBerks
Intake ProcedureSchedule and attend a WIA information session. Complete a pre-application form. Meet with staff to provide eligibility information and documentation. Meet with an employer planner.
Intake RequirementsAttend a WIA information session. Complete a pre-application. Meet with staff to provide eligibility information and documentation.
Helpful TipsThe WIA information session provides handouts on the program components and the process steps. Customers work with an Employment planner on indivdual employment plans.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationUnemployed
Age GroupAdults
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish and Spanish. Others spoken via telephonic interpretation service.
EligibilityProof of citizenship or eligibility to work in the U.S. Selective services registration for males born on or after 1-1-1960. Verification of age 18 or older. Meet the definition and provide the verification source for one of the following categories: Terminated/laid off; eligible for unemployment compensation and unlikely to return to the previous industry or occupation. Permanaent closure/substantial lay off. General announcement of closure. Formerly self-employed/currently unemployed. Displaced homemaker.Employed dislocated workers are not eligible if earning 85% of pre-layoff wages
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday and Tuesday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, 10:30am to 4:30pm
Thursday and Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Cindy Johnston
Contact's Position Manager, Employment Planning Team 2
Contact's Phone 610-988-1300
Contact's Email cmjohn@bccl.org
Physical Site Address 1 1920 Kutztown Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Reading, PA 19604
Main Phone 610-988-1300
TDD Phone 610-988-1312
Fax 610-988-1382
Web Address www.careerlinkberks.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: PA CareerLink
Affiliated Program: PA CareerLink - Berks County
This Service: Berks County CareerLink - Workforce Investment Act - Dislocated Worker Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Displaced Workers (YL-3500.1910)
WIOA Programs (ND-6500.9600)