Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)
332 Minnesota St, Ste E200, St. Paul, MN, 55101-1349
Job counseling and guidance for people who want to find a career that matches their interests and abilities
Provides information and support to both employers and employees facing layoffs.
Offers career development and job search services at no cost that focus on preparing people to find a suitable new job.
For employers facing a plant shutdown or large-scale layoff, they can help companies proceed in an orderly and legal way and provide on-site services for workers.
Workers who have been laid off (or notified that a layoff is coming) through no fault of their own
Contact the Dislocated Worker Program Information Line for assistance:
* (651) 259-7537 (Twin Cities)
* (866) 213-1422 (Greater Minnesota)
* email firstname.lastname@example.org
There is no fee for this service.
State of Minnesota
|Toll Free for Greater Minnesota Area||(800) 657-3858|
|Twin Cities||(651) 259-7114|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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ND-2000.1500-160Career Counseling Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance for people who need to evaluate their aptitude, abilities and interests in order to choose a vocation or career and select the type of training that will enable them to obtain and progress in positions in the public or private sector that are productive and fulfilling.
ND-2000.4500Layoff Preparation Definition
Programs that respond to requests from businesses, labor unions and other employee groups that are facing impending layoffs and want to arrange for supportive services for affected workers. Services may include counseling; assistance in filing unemployment insurance forms; and information about public and private sector employment services including resources for vocational assessment, career counseling, retraining opportunities, money management assistance and options for financial aid.
ND-3500.3500Job Information Definition
Programs that maintain lists of available employment opportunities that people who are searching for a position can access.
ND-3500.3600Job Search/Placement Definition
Programs that maintain listings of available employment opportunities and assign a staff member to help people who are searching for a position to choose and obtain the most suitable option.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YL-3500.1910Displaced Workers Definition
Individuals who are unable to continue in a particular job, industry or profession because the needs of society have changed and the person's skills are no longer required.
YL-3500.4000Laid Off Workers Definition
Individuals who have lost their jobs as a result of downsizing or other problems in the workplace that have caused reductions in staff.
YL-3500.9010Unemployed Individuals Definition
Individuals who are without employment but are looking for jobs and available for work.