CareerSource Central Florida develops local talent for industries in high demand to address local business needs and foster growth and success for the Central Florida community. Services include job training and placement, certification programs and higher education opportunities. CareerSource Central Florida partners with Central Florida businesses and educational institutions to meet industry needs and refer job seekers to local opportunities. Their workforce preparation programs receive funding from the United States Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture. They also partner with the American Job Center to offer free support for job seekers. Individuals can contact local CareerSource centers for more information or support.
Durham Expunction and Restoration Program (DEAR) is a North Carolina-based organization that removes barriers to employment and housing by providing free legal services to Durham residents who cannot afford attorneys to expunge charges and convictions from their criminal records and restore suspended or revoked drivers’ licenses.