You may be a dislocated worker if you have been permanently laid off or if you have received a notice of termination or layoff from employment. Dislocated workers may qualify for a variety of job search and training services from PA CareerLink® of Lancaster County. As a dislocated worker, we can help you get back to work through three types of services that are available to you at no cost.
Applying for unemployment compensation benefits is easy! Ways to file include:
If your layoff was created or affected by international trade, you may be eligible for training funds and additional unemployment compensation benefits.
The US Department of Labor website can give you basic information or contact CareerLink® for information on your specific situation. Additional information can be found on the PA Department of Labor & Industry website.
If you qualify for Training Services, you will have access to a broad range of training services. PA CareerLink® has an extensive list of training programs, descriptions, and costs to help guide you in the decision-making process. Training includes:
All job seekers have access to Self Services and Enhanced Services that are available at the PA CareerLink® of Lancaster County Center. If these core services do not produce results in job search, you may be eligible for Personalized Services. These services include: