California offers a variety of employment services and benefits to veterans who are unemployed or seeking employment including employment services to help you find a job, unemployment benefits for while you are seeking employment, and apprenticeship and on-the-job training programs that pay you while you prepare for a sustainable career.
Veterans may qualify for vocational rehabilitation and employment services through the VA to help with job training, employment accommodations, resume development, and job seeking skills coaching.
The SASSFA Worksource Center offers many free services and access to equipment for people who want to look for a job, obtain training, and plan their career. SASSFA offers workshops in a variety of different subjects ranging from computer basics and internet job search, to résumé help and interviewing skills.
Working with the Vet Center and the EDD, Community Career Development offers work training and career opportunities in Los Angeles County.
Veteran Employment Program advisors offers skills assessments, one-on-one career counseling, employment preparation courses, educational and technical skills classes, and work tools as well as access to a host of other partner services including shelter and housing assistance, transportation assistance, medical and dental health services, mental health and substance abuse counseling, Veterans Benefits Assistance and more – all aimed at helping veterans secure meaningful and sustainable employment.
Los Angeles County offers paid internships for veterans that include job training and medical and dental benefits.
Offers job training, workshops on job-seeking skills and financial literacy, as well as free work wardrobes to veterans.
Helps U.S. active duty, retired military, transitioning veterans, the National Guard, and Reservists of all branches find work in Los Angeles County.
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