Substance abuse costs the average employer $180,000 annually. With over 850,000 Pennsylvanians currently living in recovery, by considering hiring an individual in recovery you not only give them purpose but also contribute to a healthier bottom line for your company.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. NDEM is held each October to commemorate the many and varied contributions of people with disabilities to America’s workplaces and economy.
September is Workforce Development Professionals Month. In 2005, the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (NAWDP) designated this month to raise awareness about the importance of our industry to a growing national economy.
To celebrate, we want to highlight and recognize the hard work being done by workforce professionals and the impact our programs and services make on our community.
PA CareerLink® is part of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry’s initiative to connect job seekers with resources to find sustainable careers!
The Courses to Careers (C2C) Program at PA CareerLink® Luzerne/Schuylkill Counties has offered participants the opportunity to attend mindfulness sessions through the online wellness platform studio BE! This program supports young professionals after graduating with a degree or license to find long-lasting employment in their field.
Expanded FPUC, PEUC, and PUA unemployment compensation benefits expire this Saturday, September 4th. We are here to help you! Stop by your local PA CareerLink® office today for job search support or access our virtual tools for around-the-clock assistance.
Expanded FPUC, PEUC, and PUA unemployment compensation benefits expire on Saturday, September 4th- We’re here to help you! Stop by your local PA CareerLink® office today for job search support.
PA CareerLink® Luzerne/Schuylkill Counties’ Courses to Careers (C2C) Program has partnered with Wilkes-Barre-based wellness company studio BE! In addition to the portal, participants have been working with studio BE instructor, Joe Longo, through a series of live training sessions. Read below for our interview with Joe to learn more about his story and how to apply mindfulness while searching for work.
On Thursday, August 12th, the PA Department of Labor & Industry is observing PA CareerLink® day throughout the commonwealth to encourage anyone who is unemployed or underemployed to join the workforce in PA. To celebrate, the PA CareerLink® Luzerne/Schuylkill Counties we’ll be hosting a series of events throughout the day to highlight how our programs and services help job seekers find employment, whether it be training and education to advance along your career pathway or 1:1 job search assistance.
Are you in recovery? Do you have previous or current involvement in the justice system? Either way, let’s talk reentry over coffee and tea!