Goodwill provides a wide range of training, placement and workforce development services to help people develop the skills they need to find jobs and become more independent. These services are offered at our Workforce Development Centers and are offered in partnership with area community colleges, the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Department of Social Services, Mental Health and other community organizations.
Workforce Development Centers
To learn more about the programs and services offered in your area, select one of the links below:
- Buncombe County (Asheville)
- Davidson County (Lexington)
- Iredell County (Statesville)
- Rowan County (Salisbury)
- Surry County (Elkin)
- Wilkes County (Wilkesboro)
Goodwill’s Career Connections Centers offer free, personalized services to aid in your job search including resume-writing assistance, skills assessment, career coaching, access to computers, help with interviewing skills and job placement services. Some locations are operated in partnership with the NC Works system. For more information, email or call (336) 236-8021.
The Prosperity Center is a United Way collaborative between Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina and Financial Pathways of the Piedmont. The Center offers a variety of services including job search assistance, credit counseling, free tax preparation and English as a Second Language and computer classes. Visit www.prosperity-center.org for more information.