What is a One-Stop Career Center?
A One-Stop Career Center, or One-Stop Workforce Center, is a location where a wide range of employment, training, and career education program services are available to employers, workers, job seekers and youth.
One-Stop Workforce Centers leverage public workforce dollars with other state and local funding; business resources; and foundation support to provide career development services for local workers and deliver workforce solutions to local employers.
OppInc. One-Stop Workforce Centers offer a comprehensive range of services to help you find a job. Services provided through the Workforce Centers are funded through the U.S. Department of Labor so there’s never a charge, although eligibility may apply for certain services. OppInc. One-Stop Workforce Centers are members of the Virginia Workforce Network.
Who is Eligible to Receive Services?
Employers, workers and job seekers are customers of the one-stop career center. This includes businesses and industries, students, people with disabilities, veterans, TANF recipients, migrant and seasonal farm workers, unemployed, underemployed and even employed individuals.
Worker and Job Seeker services provided by OppInc.’s One-Stop Workforce Centers include: Career Services (Basic and Enhanced), and Training Services. OppInc. services are funded through the US Department of Labor so there is never a charge.
Basic career services are available to everyone without any eligibility requirements. Enhanced Career Services and Training Services are available subject to program eligibility and funding limitations.
|OppInc. One-Stop Workforce Center|
Circle East Office Building
861 Glenrock Road, Suite 100
Norfolk, VA 23502
Flagship Workforce Center
|Suffolk Workforce Development Center|
157 North Main Street
Suffolk, VA 23434
|Franklin Paul D. Camp Community College|
100 N. College Drive
Franklin, VA 23851
|Portsmouth Virginia Employment Commission
4824 George Washington Hwy
Portsmouth, VA 23702
LOCATION TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE FOR ONE-STOP SERVICES
Career Access Network
Opportunity Inc.’s Career Access Network (CAN) is the bridge that connects individuals to essential career related information and services within their communities throughout South and Western Hampton Roads including the City of Chesapeake, City of Franklin, Isle of Wight County, City of Portsmouth, City of Norfolk, Southampton County, City of Suffolk, and City of Virginia Beach. Services are provided through a partnership with Opportunity Inc. (Hampton Roads Workforce Development Board) and local community organizations, public school systems, post secondary educational institutions and municipalities. CANs offer a multitude of career exploration, job search assistance, labor market information, financial literacy education and employer recruitment activities.