Local Jobseeking Resources

Jobseeker Resource Guide

Local Jobseeking Resources:

BOCES Adult Education & Career Programs:

Provides job training programs, continuing education, adult academic programs, career services, business and industry training, and assistance in earning a high school diploma.

Broome-Tioga BOCES
Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES
Greater Southern Tier BOCES (Tioga, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Allegany Counties)
Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES
Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES
Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES (Ontario, Seneca, Yates, Cayuga, and Wayne Counties)

Or check out this map with all BOCES facilities in New York State.

Cayuga County:

Cayuga Works Career Center -An official Department of Labor “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) 253-1590 Email: employed@cayugacounty.us

Cortland County:

Cortland Works Career Center -An official Department of Labor “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

Catholic Charities Job Quest Program– Our Job Quest program provides paid work and opportunities for those in recovery from mental health issues and who want to develop new job skills and refresh work habits as they transition to permanent employment.
Address: 33-35 Central Avenue, Cortland NY 13045
Phone: (607) 756-5992

Seneca County:

Finger Lakes Works – An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 1 DiPronio Drive, Waterloo, NY 13165
Phone: 315-539-1905 Email: workforcedev@co.seneca.ny.us

Tioga County:

Broome-Tioga Workforce NY – An official Department of Labor “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

Tompkins County:

Tompkins Workforce NY– An official Department of Labor “One-Stop” Career Center with information about training, education and employment services. Resources include free use of computers and fax machines.
Address: 171 East Martin Luther King Street/East State Street (The Commons), Center Ithaca, Suite 241, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-272-7570 ext 118, Email: Visit this link!

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

Tompkins County Workers’ Center – The Mission of the Tompkins County Workers’ Center is to stand up with all people treated unfairly at work. We will support, advocate for, and seek to empower each other to create a more just community and world.
Address: 115 East Martin Luther King Street/East State Street (The Commons), 2nd Floor, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-269-0409 Email: TCWRH@tcworkerscenter.org 

Women’s Opportunity Center – The Women’s Opportunity Center (WOC) is a not-for-profit organization that supports social and economic self- sufficiency primarily for economically disadvantage women. WOC provides employment skills training, individualized coaching, financial literacy, computer literacy, health and wellness coaching, and professional dressing.
Address: 315 North Tioga St, Ithaca NY, 14850
Phone: 607-272-1520 Email: info@womensopportunity.org