At this time unemployment claimants as a result of COVID-19, DO NOT have to report in person to a Michigan Works! Agency to register for work.
> Effective March 2, 2021, Michigan Works! can no longer assist individuals with their Unemployment Insurance benefits. The Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency has inactivated the agreement with Michigan Works! Agencies to provide this service. For all questions regarding Unemployment Insurance benefits, please contact the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency at 1-866-500-0017 or Oakland County Michigan Works! staff remains available to assist with job search, training, education, and career exploration needs.
> All Oakland County Michigan Works! American Job Centers are open by TELEPHONE ONLY! This is required.

Career Assistance Program


Are you stalled in your search for employment?

Do you want to learn new ways of finding a job in today’s economy?

Do you want to know the best ways to market yourself to an employer?

Do you want assistance creating a plan that gets results?

If you are UNEMPLOYED and answered yes to any of the above questions, WE CAN HELP!


Career Planners are available to assist in jumpstarting your journey to success!

  • One-on-one consultation
  • Resume customization
  • Personalized skills analysis
  • Networking techniques
  • Interview preparation
  • Barrier identification and referral to resources
  • Early access to local job postings
  • Personal branding

Career Assistance Program Handout

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