WorkSource is a statewide partnership of state, local and nonprofit agencies that provides an array of employment and training services to job seekers and employers in Washington.
|09/06/2023||Community Resources, Education Resources, Employment Resources|
|Washington Student Achievement Council – Washington College Grant||
Washington College Grant gives eligible people money for types of education like certificate programs, job training, apprenticeships, or college. The amount you receive depends on family size, income, and the cost of your school or program. Visit the website to learn more about who is eligible and to estimate what your financial aid award could be.
|06/22/2023||Community Resources, Education Resources, Employment Resources, Financial Resources|
|Northwest Workforce Council||
Northwest Workforce Council
Career planning, job search coaching, creating online applications, occupational classroom training, paid learning experiences, GED and High School Diploma support, scholarship application support. Types of eligibility include low-income adults, dislocated workers, and youth.
|06/22/2023||Community Resources, Education Resources, Employment Resources|
|East Whatcom Regional Resource Center (EWRRC)|
For transportation to our shelter and warm up center please call (360) 599-2823 and speak with the Fire Department.
The Opportunity Council is a private, non-profit Community Action Agency serving homeless and low-income families and individuals. Our mission is to help people improve their lives through education, support, and direct assistance while advocating for just and equitable communities.
|01/17/2023||Community Resources, Education Resources, Emergency & Disaster Resources, Employment Resources, Food Resources, Housing Resources, Weather & Flood Resources||Cold, East County, Food Bank, Health, Ice, Kendall, Maple Falls, Services, Snow, Warming Station|
|Washington Connection: Your Link to Services|
Washington Connection offers a fast and easy way for families and individuals to apply for a variety of services such as Food, Cash, Child Care, Long-Term Care, and Medicare Savings Programs. Individuals that are age 65 or older, blind or disabled may also apply for medical assistance.
|01/09/2023||Community Resources, Education Resources, Emergency & Disaster Resources, Employment Resources, Financial Resources, Food Resources, Health & COVID 19 Resources, Housing Resources, Legal Resources, Weather & Flood Resources||Disaster Recovery, DSHS, Food, Health, Money, Relief, Services|
|Veterans’ Assistance Fund||
If you’re a Whatcom County veteran, we can help you or your family access local, state, and federal benefits and services. You can receive assistance through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for: Health care Compensation and Pension Housing and Home Loans Employment Education Childcare
|10/13/2022||Community Resources, Education Resources, Employment Resources, Financial Resources, Health & COVID 19 Resources, Housing Resources, Weather & Flood Resources||Assistance, Burial, Compensation, Disaster Recovery, Financial, Health, Housing, Legal, Money, Pension, Transportation|
|Goodwill job training and education programs||
Goodwill offers job training and education programs to people in the community, as well as help finding a job. All completely free.
|06/09/2022||Community Resources, Education Resources, Employment Resources|