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You can apply for Unemployment Benefits or request Weekly Benefit Payments by going to: or by calling 1-877-626-6800
Training programs for job seekers:
Upcoming events and workshops:
Mass Talent Connect
is designed to address the needs of people who are long-term unemployed. Learn more by visiting the MA Talent Connect website:


Coming up in the Career Corner:

Meet representatives from:


August 21, 2018

8:30 am  Elite Logistic Services

Many jobs available on all shifts! 

Check out our bonus incentives for Injection Molding Assemblers!

10:00 am United Personnel

   Lots of jobs at Yankee Candle!  Customer

Service, Production, Warehouse etc.

Coming in September.......




Watch this space for details.



 Click here to learn more about the Career Corner.

Welcome to the Franklin Hampshire Career Center

The Franklin Hampshire Career Center provides employment and training services at no charge to job seekers and businesses in Massachusetts' Franklin and Hampshire Counties. Whether you are looking to improve your job qualifications, explore a different profession, find a new career or hire an employee, we can help.

Our Services

Services for Job Seekers include:

  • Job search assistance and access to online job listings

  • Career counseling

  • Coaching on job search skills

  • Workshops on a variety of job search strategies

  • Access to resources including PCs, reference materials,
    resume building software, and economic data

  • Networking groups

  • Unemployment insurance walk-in services

  • Referrals to Dress for Success

Services for Employers include:

  • Access to qualified applicants

  • Applicant pre-screening

  • Posting of jobs

  • Assistance with small and large-scale recruitment activities

  • Assistance with planning job fairs

  • Testing and assessment of job candidates

  • Targeted mailings

  • Event Space available; e.g. Job Fairs and Recruitments  

  • Labor market information


Join FHCC Mailling lists for Job Seekers or Employers for notices on upcoming job fairs and services!


Disability Employment Services

The Franklin Hampshire Career Center and its outstation locations are fully accessible with modified computer workstations and auxiliary aids available. The Disability Resources Coordinator specializes in assisting job seekers with disabilities or people receiving SSI/SSDI.

Services We Provide:

  • Franklin Hampshire Career Center (FHCC) is an Employment Partner of the Social Security Administration Ticket to Work Program and can help you determine your eligibility for services
  • Basic benefits counseling
  • Career counseling and case management
  • Job search and job placement assistance
    • Online job search assistance
    • Work search skills
    • Resume preparation and cover letters
    • Mock interviews
    • Access to training and adaptive equipment
  • Access to work appropriate clothing
  • Follow up counseling to support employment on the job

Information and referral to other programs: SNAP (food stamps), Housing, Legal, other disability services, etc.

Contact for Disability Services:

Lu Plump, Disability Resources Coordinator

Appointments available in the Orange office by appointment. Please call the Greenfield office to arrange.

A job seeker form will need to be completed to receive services. Forms are available at all FHCC Career Center offices at the front desk. An electronic form is available here.

The electronic form can be mailed, emailed, or faxed. PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL OR FAX THE FORM WITH YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER LISTED.


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