Job Seeker Resources

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Other Job Seeker Resources

Unemployment Insurance (UI):

(NEW) The Employment Development Department (EDD) has released an information video on how to file for UI Benefits (UI Claim): UIO: How to Apply for UI Benefits (File a Claim). For more information on filing for Unemployment, visit:

Financial Assistance:

  • Onward CA is your One Stop Shop for job seeker resources and financial assistance.
  • Internet connectivity is important to your success online for career training. Learn about these internet access resources to help you connect online.

Online Career Education and Training:

  • SkillUp Alameda
    Workers and Job Seekers, take advantage of our SkillUp Alameda Initiative to make the most of COVID-19 and acquire new skills for FREE through Metrix Online, by registering Existing please log-on to continue learning new career skills.

Re-entry Job Seekers:
Learn about opportunities available, including self-employment by visiting this one-stop website, created specifically to address the unique concerns of re/entry/returning citizens. Also, take advantage of Metrix Online, an online platform to help you earn new skills and industry certifications.