Rapid Response provides services for dislocated workers affected by layoffs or closures within the state. It is supported by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Rapid Response is a collaborative effort of local workforce boards, NC Commerce, NCWorks Career Centers, North Carolina community colleges, economic development, and social services.
ncworks.gov – NCWorks Online is a one-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. Job seekers can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training.
NCWorks Career Centers – NCWorks Career Centers offer a variety of employment and training services that can help you find a new job. This website will help you find the NCWorks Career Center nearest you.
healthcare.gov – This is the nation’s website for finding plans under the Affordable Care Act.
Dislocated Worker Toolkit - This is the North Carolina Dislocated Worker Transitional Tool Kit, an online kit with links to assist you during your transition from unemployment to re-employment.
nfcc.org – This is the National Foundation for Credit Counseling. You can call their toll-free number, or chat online with a credit counselor.
fightncforeclosure.org - The State Home Foreclosure Prevention Project (SHFPP) is a partnership led by the North Carolina Office of the Commissioner of Banks. SHFPP coordinates HUD-approved housing counseling agencies, state and federal agencies, legal assistance organizations, mortgage servicers and community organizations to provide the resources you need to avoid foreclosure.
ncforeclosureprevention.gov - The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund helps North Carolina homeowners who are struggling to make their mortgage payments due to job loss or temporary financial hardship
North Carolina Community College System
University of North Carolina System
Private Colleges in North Carolina