American Job Center Hosts Resource Fair in Lake Charles

Lake Charles, La. (KPLC) – The American Job Center Region V will host a free event in Lake Charles where residents can learn about available resources for employment, education, housing and more.

The Resource Fair is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, September 7 at the Allen P. August Annex Building (2000 Moeling St.).

The American Job Center will share information about its programs and services that aim to help participants find jobs and careers.

Residents can also learn about resources offered by other organizations, such as:

  • Louisiana Rehabilitation Services
  • Literacy Council of Southwest Louisiana
  • SNAP Education and Training
  • Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Housing Council
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LiHEAP)
  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
  • Emergency rental assistance.

“We at the American Job Center take our work in the community seriously. This resource fair is another way we work to provide information and services to the community,” said Nypheteria Clophus, head of region operator V One Stop.

This event is sponsored by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, in conjunction with the Workforce Development Board and the Louisiana Workforce Commission. It is funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

For more information about the event or to register your agency or organization, call the American Job Center at 337-721-4010.

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