The Worker Retraining program provides funding for dislocated workers who need retraining in order to return to the workforce. The program provides retraining support to individuals who are on: Unemployment Insurance (UI) Benefits, exhausted UI within the past 24 months, were self-employed, are displaced homemakers, are facing imminent layoffs, and honorably discharged from the military.
You may be eligible for Worker Retraining, if you meet one of the following criterias:
- You are collecting Unemployment, or
- You have exhausted UI in the last 2 years or
- You have received a layoff notice, or
- You were self-employed and closed your business in the past 2 years, or
- You will or have separated honorably from the Armed forces in the past 2 years, or
- You are a displaced homemaker, or
- You are a vulnerable worker
Funding Workshop for New Students
To apply for Worker Retraining funding, sign up to attend a Go 2 College Free Workshop:
If you need assistance please call (253)833-9111 ext 2211
(253)833-9111 Ext 2299
We are located on the Main Campus in the Cedar Hall building (CH-303). Look for CH on the campus map.
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092
Community Resources for Worker Retraining
Community Resources Online (CRO) is the most comprehensive database of health and human services. With more than 6,000 service listings, it is a very effective way to find assistance. For resources like transportation, health clinics, legal help, rent or utilities assistance, food banks, emergency shelters and much more call 2-1-1 to speak to a referral specialist or go to 211kingcounty.org.
Contact some of our community resource partners for assistance with transportation, job search and training.
Go to Neighborhood House for more information