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New Service Available for Unemployed Individuals

Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

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A new service is available in the county for those currently out of work.  Iowa Workforce Development has announced some IowaWORKS Access Points in southeast Iowa.  According to the Iowa Workforce Development’s website, several locations have been chosen as a way for unemployed individuals to find work.

Anne Skaden with the Kalona Library says they have one computer specifically designed for this software program.  She says the computer is available when the library is open and provides many options from various online training opportunities, a resume builder and an interviewing guide.

She adds users can also file an unemployment claim and have access to job listings in the state.  Other IowaWORKS locations in southeast Iowa:

Mt. Pleasant‐ Southeastern Community College 200 N. Main St    Mt. Pleasant

Salem Library 109 North Main    Salem

The Fellowship Cup 203 N. Jefferson St.    Mt. Pleasant

Fairfield Volunteer Center/Fairfield Library 104 Adams   Fairfield

IHCC 112 S Court    Fairfield

Maharishi University Management 1000 N. 4 Fairfield   Fairfield

Iowa City Public Library 123 S Linn Street   Iowa City

Coralville Library 1401 5th Street   Coralville

North Liberty Library Johnson Y 520 West Cherry Street   North Liberty

Shelter House 429 Southgate Ave   Iowa City

Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County 2501 Broadway   Iowa City

Solon Public Library 320 W Main Street   Solon

U of I Employment Services 102 USB – 1 West Prentiss Street   Iowa City

IHCC 909 E. Jackson   Sigourney

Columbus Jct. Community Development Center/Library 232 2nd Street    Columbus Jct.

Louisa Community Action 205 East Access Rd   Wapello

Mediapolis Library 128 N. Orchard   Mediapolis

Columbus Jct. Library 232 2nd Street   Columbus Jct