Resources for unemployed workers: Job placement, career services and more

CLEVELAND - Lockheed Martin announced today that it would lay off 500 employees from its Akron plant.

We gathered a list of resources for Akron and Cleveland workers who are looking for work.

Did we miss any? Tell us in the comments.

The Akron Branch of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services: offers unemployment compensation, cash assistance, food assistance, child care, unemployment and training assistance and more. (Cuyahoga County branch here.)

The Job Center of Summit County is a facility where more than 13 workforce service providers are housed under the same roof to better serve the needs of both businesses and job seekers.

The Employment Connection: a collaborative workforce system of the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County that helps local employers meet their human capital needs and assists job seekers to find success.

The Cleveland Job Corps Center: offers hands-on career technical training as well as academic training and can also help you get a GED or high school diploma.

Monster.com, CareerBuilder.com and Indeed.com : Online job listings and resources.

offers a wide range of assistance including unemployment compensation, health care, cash assistance, food assistance, child care, child support enforcement and administration, and employment and training assistance. - See more at: http://www.downtownakron.com/go/ohio-department-of-jobs-and-family-services#sthash.tEUp2cLT.dpuf
offers a wide range of assistance including unemployment compensation, health care, cash assistance, food assistance, child care, child support enforcement and administration, and employment and training assistance. - See more at: http://www.downtownakron.com/go/ohio-department-of-jobs-and-family-services#sthash.tEUp2cLT.dpuf
offers a wide range of assistance including unemployment compensation, health care, cash assistance, food assistance, child care, child support enforcement and administration, and employment and training assistance. - See more at: http://www.downtownakron.com/go/ohio-department-of-jobs-and-family-services#sthash.tEUp2cLT.dpuf
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