Career Guidance Services

The Maricopa Workforce Connections (MWC) team is available to provide specialized, comprehensive services specifically for you and your family.

Navigating the Valley's employment opportunities can be daunting; MWC specialists will chart the course with you. They provide priority service to military, veterans and their eligible family members through comprehensive Career Centers.

MWC is passionate about helping those who have protected our Country's freedoms. Their Veterans Center(s) ensures that area veterans and their families have the tools and resources they need and deserve to succeed in providing for them and their families.

Programs


Current programs housed in the Veterans Centers include:
  • Disabled Veterans Outreach Program
  • Local Veterans' Employment Representatives
  • Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Workforce Investment Act Program Career Guidance Specialist
Veterans can obtain personalized 1-on-1 vocational assistance in the MWC Veterans Center(s). MWC offers job referral and placement resources, job readiness training, access to employment opportunities, skill and aptitude assessments, career counseling, labor market/occupational demand information, resume critiquing, financial assistance for local training/education programs, translating military education and training to civilian credits, follow-up and job retention services, and state-of-the-art computer labs and office equipment.

Supportive Services


In addition, MWC Veteran Center(s) provides supportive services for personal, family, and emergency needs to assist you and your family including direct links to housing and other immediate transitional services. Based on an individual's specific needs, veteran specialists provide personal guidance on accessing other federal, state and local programs including MWC's network of Access Points throughout Maricopa County. On-site veteran specialists representing State and County agencies are available to offer one-on-one services to veterans and spouses to explore solutions to the challenges of transitioning from military to civilian life and to gain access to other necessary transitional services.