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Public Notice Regarding COVID-19

April 29, 2020

Due to COVID-19, the Career Works Centers in the West Piedmont Region will remain closed to the public until further notice. Please see the flyer below below for more information. 

VEC Announcement

April 8, 2020

Follow the link to learn more about the new updates from the Virginia Employment Commission. https://www.vec.virginia.gov/node/11790?fbclid=IwAR3GmQVH0fJedEFDkLA-3Jr3QaX3N2-JRz6LOVZrenIji8q-2YY-bgeGcsY


Rapid Response - Business Application

April 6, 2020

Please click here to download the application. 

Completed applications may be sent to Robbie Knight at rknight@vcwwestpiedmont.org 

VEC Claim Information - Podcast

March 24, 2020

In this special community awareness podcast, you’ll discover how to file unemployment insurance when offices are closed. You’ll learn how to determine if you are eligible for unemployment insurance, what’s next, and the changes that have been made due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

https://vcwnewrivermtrogers. com/e27-community-awareness- podcast-how-to-file- unemployment-insurance-during- the-covid-19-pandemic/  

Grant from Harvest Foundation will provide career services to young adults.

December 19, 2019

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