Jobseekers

Additional Resources

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Public services offered to our community

Tools for Job Seekers


We offer resources to assist jobseekers, I.E. Resume and Cover letter prep, interviewing techniques, information about what employers are looking for in an employee, soft skills, etc.

CONTACT REPRESENTATIVE

 

Assistive technology resources


We offer accommodations and adaptive technology. If you have a disability and need an accommodation or assistance in order to fully benefit from services offered at the Career Center, please let our staff know. Our Career Centers have adaptive technology to help you access resources, including: screen readers, magnifiers, text-to-speech software, TTY text telephone, trackball, and large-print keyboards.

SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES

ACCESS VR

Vocational and educational services for individuals with disabilities.
315-428-4179 / 1-800-782-6164

EMPLOYMENT NETWORK DISABILITY RESOURCE COORDINATOR

Including SSI/SSDI Ticket to Work Program
Lisa Cashel: 315-591-9158

NYS DISABILITY

1-800-353-3092

WORKERS COMPENSATION (SYRACUSE)

1-877-632-4996

CAREER EMPLOYMENT SERVICES OF OSWEGO INDUSTRIES

315-598-3112

 

Transportation Services


COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS FOR TRANSPORTATION

For low/mid-income families who have transportation problems that may keep them from accepting or retaining employment: 315-591-9000

A&E TRANSPORT

315-342-0771

FULTON TAXI

315-598-4797

CENTRO BUS

315-342-4400

 

J & B TAXI

315-343-2400

NU CAB

315-400-7889

OSWEGO COUNTY PUBLIC TRANSIT

1-877-484-3287

Child Care


CHILD CARE COUNCIL

315-343-2344

LOW INCOME DAY CARE

315-963-5456

 

Work Related Expenses


 

Dial 211


24-hour health and human services information and referral including – food, shelter, day care, disaster & crisis response, mental health services, elder services and much more! Dial 211 or

www.211cny.com

 

 

Financial Counseling


MONEY MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL

800-750-2227

CLEARPOINT CREDIT COUNSELING SOLUTIONS / SYRACUSE DIVISION

315-445-8960

 

TASC (formerly GED)/Literacy Assistance/English as a Second Language


We can refer you to no-cost courses to help you earn a high school equivalency diploma or to improve your English-language skills.

POINTS OF CONTACT

CITI ADULT LITERACY

315-593-9473

FULTON EDUCATION CENTER

315-593-5529

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS

315-342-8839

 

OCM BOCES

315-453-4672

LITERACY COALITION OF OSWEGO COUNTY

www.oswegocounty.com/literacyco

Human Rights/Labor Standards/Legal Assistance


DIVISION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

Division of Human Rights deals with workplace discrimination based upon race, creed, national origin, age, disability, gender, marital status:
315-428-4633

DIVISION OF LABOR STANDARDS

Have questions regarding termination of employment, unpaid wages, vacations or other wage supplements:
315-428-4057

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF MID-NEW YORK

315-342-2191

 

Public Assistance/Food Stamps/Medical Assistance


OSWEGO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

315-963-5000

MYBENEFITS

www.mybenefits.ny.gov

OCO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE – HEALTH INS. FOR ADULTS

315-342-0888, ext. 1450

CHILD/FAMILY HEALTH PLUS/UNITED HEALTH CARE

1-800-339-5380

NYS OF HEALTH MARKETPLACE

1-855-355-5777

UNITED HEALTHCARE CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION

www.uhccf.org