Resources for Dislocated Workers

Career Development and Educational Support Services

A Dislocated Worker is an individual who (A) has been terminated or laid off, or who has received a notice of termination or layoff, from employment, (B) has been terminated or laid off, or has received a notice of termination or lay off, from employment as a result of any permanent closure of, or any substantial layoff at, a plant, facility, or enterprise; (C) was self-employed (including employment as a farmer, a rancher, or a fisherman) but is unemployed as a result of general economic conditions in the community in which the individual resides or because of natural disasters; or (D) is a displaced homemaker.

Have you recently lost your job and are wondering where to turn?
Thinking about training for a new career at Lakeshore Technical College?

Primary Services include:

  • Admissions Assistance
  • Individual assistance for finding personal and academic resources
  • Financial Aid information
  • Funding options and referrals
  • Support, a listening ear, and advocate
  • Networking with other students
  • Program shadowing/career development
  • Employment readiness services

Benefits for Dislocated Workers

  • Workforce Investment Act (WIA)
  • Trade Readjustment Act (TRA)
  • Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA)
  • Federal Financial Aid

For more information contact an LTC Admissions Advisor at 920.693.1162 or