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Carroll County Business and Employment Resource Center Email
Carroll County Dept. of Economic Development

224 N. Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157-5134

410-386-2820 - voice
410-876-2977 - fax

Office HoursMon-Thu 8-4:30; Fri 8-2
PurposeTo develop a highly effective workforce for new and existing businesses; to assist job seekers in achieving, advancing, and retaining employment, and to encourage lifelong learning.
ServiceServices provided to businesses include customized workforce development services and information, training grants information, and business development support. Services to dislocated workers, displaced homemakers, individuals with disabilities, adults, and youth include skills assessment, employment counseling, career guidance, job search techniques, skills upgrade training, General Educational Development (GED) test preparation, remedial education, and job placement assistance. Also services are available to Veterans to help find employment, vocational guidance, training opportunities and referral to supportive services. The Resource Center — located in the Carroll County Multi-Service Building — offers job postings, computerized job registration, Internet access, computer labs, workshops, fax service, and a library of job search and career planning resources.
Area ServedServes Carroll County.
SubjectsAdult Education, Business And Industry, Career Exploration, Computers, GED (General Educational Development Test), Unemployment, Vocational Training/Counseling, Volunteers - Needed
Last Updated31 October 2017