Funding for WIA training through ARWB is provided for residents who live in, or have been laid off from their jobs in, Cherokee, Clayton, Douglas, Fayette, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale counties. Please contact the Career Resource Center in your county for information on services. If you do not live in one of the seven counties listed, please contact the workforce board in your county of residence.
Note: Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. See below for more information.
Career Resource Center, Cherokee Branch
Chattahoochee Technical College Canton Campus
1645 Bluffs Parkway, Room A-202, Canton, GA 30144
WIA Representative at the Cobb-Cherokee GA Dept of Labor
465 Big Shanty Road, Marietta, GA 30066
Career Resource Center, Clayton Branch
3000 Corporate Center Drive, (near Costco)
Morrow, GA 30260
Serves residents of Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties
Career Resource Center, Douglas Branch
8595 Club Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134
Open to the Public on Monday, Tuesday and Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Closed on Wednesday and Thursday for orientation and client appointments
Career Resource Center, Gwinnett Branch
3885 Crestwood Parkway, Suite 200, Duluth, GA 30096
Career Resource Center, Gwinnett Tech Branch
5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 100
Lawrenceville, GA 40043
Career Resource Center, Rockdale Branch
1400 Parker Road, Lobby B
Conyers, GA 30094
Closed on Thursdays
Adaptive Technology and Disability Resources
An accessible workstation is available at each full-service career resource center to assist clients with disabilities in their utilization of services at the ARWB Career Resource Centers which offers an Adjustable Table or Articulating Keyboard Tray, Scanner, Track Ball, Large Key Keyboard, Zoom Text – Magnification and Screen Reader and Dragon Naturally Speaking – Speech recognition software.
An Amplified phone and Disability Resource Book are available for customer use in the general resource area of each career resource center
Additional resources available upon request include: Cassette Recorder, Headset, Pocket Pro Personal Amplifier and TTY Phone.
Each Career Resource Center has a designated Disability Services Advocate to assist with resources and to coordinate activities with other agencies. Questions, concerns, or request for additional information regarding accommodations may be addressed to:
Jo Simón - Disability Services Coordinator
40 Courtland St. NE., Atlanta GA 30303
Phone: (404) 463-3336 firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional Resource Center Services
- Access to computers, Internet and general office equipment to prepare letters, copy and fax or e-mail your resume to prospective employers
- Evaluation and assessment of your work skills and interests
- Workshops on resume writing and interview skills
- Local labor market information
- Online tutorial and Work Ready certification
- Resource library
- Assistance in finding a job after training