Need to File for Unemployment?

Unemployment Claims should be filed with the Georgia Department of Labor.  Contact information and locations can be found on their website.
 

Career Resource Centers

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
770-345-1098  
FAX 770-359-5202
e-mail:  Kim.Ellis@chattahoocheetech.edu 
 
WIA Representative at the Cobb-Cherokee GA Dept of Labor 
on Wednesdays
465 Big Shanty Road, Marietta, GA 30066
770-528-6103 
FAX 770-528-6139

Career Resource Center, Clayton Branch 
3000 Corporate Center Drive, (near Costco)
Suite 350
Morrow, GA 30260
Phone: 770-960-2172
FAX 770-960-2154
e-mail: claytoncrc@claytoncrc.org
Serves residents of Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties

Career Resource Center, Douglas Branch   
8595 Club Drive 
Douglasville, GA 30134
770-920-4104
FAX 770-920-4122
e-mail:  gwinnettcrc@gwinnettwiacrc.org 
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 
770-806-2020
FAX 770-806-2035
e-mail:  gwinnettcrc@gwinnettwiacrc.org

Career Resource Center, Gwinnett Tech Branch    
5150  Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 100
Lawrenceville, GA 40043
678-226-6664
FAX 770-685-1267
email:  bbeverly@gwinnetttech.edu  

Career Resource Center, Rockdale Branch  
1400 Parker Road, Lobby B
Conyers, GA 30094
770-806-2020
FAX 770-918-6561
e-mail:  gwinnettcrc@gwinnettwiacrc.org
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  workforce@atlantaregional.com

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
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