Western Massachusetts Career Centers

Western Mass Career Centers are a great place to stop in and get help with your job search. They can help you with training, getting money for training programs, resume reviews, workshops, and even free access to computers, printers and faxes.

Greenfield
Franklin/Hampshire Career Center
One Arch Place, Greenfield, MA 01301
www.fhcc-onestop.com
Phone: 413-774-4361
TTY: 413-772-2174
Services: Employer recruitment · career enrichment workshops · employment specialists · career counselors · computer training lab · information/referrals to training · resource area · computer lab

Holyoke
CareerPoint
850 High Street, Holyoke, MA 01040
www.careerpointma.org
Phone: 413-532-4900
TTY: 413-535-3098
Services: Fully staffed Resource Library · Computerized work stations · Assistive technology for individuals with disabilities · Computer training · Interactive workshops · Job search assistance · Information on community services · Resume Development · Individualized career counseling · Access to financial aid for training programs · Targeted services for special populations (youth, disability, ex-offender, veterans)

Northampton
Franklin/Hampshire Career Center
178 Industrial Drive, Suite 1, Northampton, MA 01060
www.fhcc-onestop.com
Phone: 413-586-6506
TTY: 413-586-4921
Services: Employer recruitment · career enrichment workshops · employment specialists · career counselors · computer training lab · information/referrals to training · resource area and computer lab

Pittsfield
BerkshireWorks
160 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201
www.berkshireworks.org
Phone: 413-499-2220
TTY: 413-499-7306
Services: Job listings • Recruitments and job fairs • Workshops on a variety of job search topics • Resource room with computers (Microsoft office and internet access), printer, fax machine, telephones, newspapers, career resource library • Career Decision Making Assessment • Employment and career counselors • Veterans employment counseling • Disability Navigator • Training opportunities for those meeting eligibility criteria • Unemployment insurance information • Referrals to other agencies and supportive services

Springfield
FutureWorks Career Center
One Federal Street Building 103-3, Springfield, MA 01105
www.getajob.cc
Phone: 413-858-2800
TTY:  413-858-2899
Services: Workshops to learn job search skills · Access to financial aid for training programs · Career counseling available · Resource Room with computers and fax machines · Searchable job openings · Welcome Meetings for new members · Complete workshop schedule is online

career-center
50% of all healthcare workers work in a hospital
A
True
B
False
Question 1 Explanation: 
False. Approximately 30% of Western Mass healthcare workers work in a hospital. Others have jobs in the community, in nursing homes, or in "ambulatory healthcare services" - doctors' offices, home healthcare and diagnostic labs.