State Agencies to hold Temporary Community Resource Centers for individuals facing layoffs
by Wyoming Department of Workforce Services
April 1, 2016
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS), the Wyoming Department of Insurance, the Wyoming Community College Commission and the Wyoming Business Council will partner to host temporary community resource centers in Casper, Gillette and Douglas for individuals impacted by recent layoffs.
Information regarding unemployment insurance, job training opportunities, health insurance, counseling services and more will be available at the temporary community resource centers.
The centers will be staffed with experts able to assist individuals from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 1, Saturday, April 2, and Monday, April 4, at the following locations:
CASPER – DWS Casper Workforce Center (851 Werner Court #120)
DOUGLAS – Eastern Wyoming College - Douglas campus (800 South Wind River Drive)
GILLETTE – Gillette College Technical Education Center (3251 S 4-J Road)
Wyoming Department of Insurance staff availability at the Douglas and Gillette locations will be slightly delayed on April 1.
The DWS workforce centers in Casper, Douglas and Gillette will also be open for extended hours on Friday, April 1, from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday, April 2, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Monday, April 4, from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. to provide information regarding unemployment insurance enrollment, job training opportunities and assistance with job searches and résumé preparation.
The DWS workforce center locations follow:
CASPER - 851 Werner Court #120
DOUGLAS - 311 N Russell Ave # B
GILLETTE - 551 Running W Drive #100