Jobseeker Resource Guide

Local Resources for Jobseekers:

Cayuga County:

Cayuga Works -A “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address
: 199 Franklin St., Suite 204, Auburn, NY 13021
Phone:
 (315) 253-159 Email: employed@cayugacounty.us

Cortland County:

Cortland Works -A “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 99 Main Street, Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: 607-756-7585 Email: employed@cortland-co.org

OCM BOCES Cortland Center for New Careers – Provides job training programs, continuing education, adult academic programs, career services, business and industry training, and assistance in earning a high school diploma.
Address: 250 Port Watson St., Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: (607) 758-1111

Catholic Charities Clothes Closet– Prospective employees who cannot afford “job hunting clothes” can receive free outfits which are suitable for job interviews.
Address: 33-35 Central Avenue, Cortland NY 13045
Phone: (607) 756-5992

Worker Exchange Program, Cortland County Area Agency on Aging – Add your name to this list to find employment with seniors seeking help with home maintenance, house cleaning, cooking meals, and errands/shopping, as well as yard work, transportation and odd jobs.
Address: 60 Central Avenue, County Office Building, Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: (607) 753-5060

Seneca County:

Finger Lakes Works -A “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: One DiPronio Drive, Waterloo, New York 13165
Phone: 315-539-1905 Email: workforcedev@co.seneca.ny.us

Tioga County:

Tioga Workforce NY Center – A “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 1062 State Route 38, Owego, NY 13827
Phone: 607-687-8500, or 1-877-882-8313, ext. 8500

Tioga Adult Learning Lab Services – Instruction in basic computer literacy, tutoring in reading and writing, vocational and job skills training such as resume & cover letter formatting, and civil service exam preparation are offered free of charge to anyone 16 years and older. To make an appointment at the lab (located at Owego Free Academy), please contact the Broome/Tioga Literacy Volunteers at:
Address: 130 W. Main Street, Endicott, NY 13760
Phone: (607) 748-5478 Email:  literacy@aol.com

Tompkins County:

Tompkins Workforce NY - A “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: Center Ithaca, Suite 241, 171 E. State Street, Ithaca, New York 14850
Phone: 607-272-7570 ext 129, Email: dbradac@tompkins-co.org

Challenge Industries - A nonprofit, vocational services organization which provides employment and placement opportunities to individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment.
Address: 950 Danby Road, Ste. 179, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone:607-272-8990 Email: info@aboutchallenge.org

Tompkins County Workers’ Center – Unemployed and Underemployed Support Group meetings held Thursdays at 4:30pm.
Address: 115 The Commons, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-269-0409

Women’s Opportunity Center -This nonprofit provides offers many resources to help both men and women find employment, including job search assistance, computer training and access, educational counseling, a “dressing room” with outfits suitable for job interviews, and more.
Address: 315 N. Tioga St, Ithaca NY, 14850
Phone: (607) 272-1520 Email: info@womensopportunity.org