DC 37 Laid-off Member Services
Safety net for laid-off members
Resources for the unemployed
In addition to the assistance offered by DC 37, a number of resources are available to help laid off members find jobs and support themselves during unemployment.
Employment and Training Referral Services
- Veterans Employment Service: Call 800-342-3358.
- Federation Employment & Guidance Services (FEGS): Call 212-366-8400.
- ACCESS-VR (Vocational Rehabilitation) – Assisting individuals with disabilities to achieve and maintain employment and independent living. Call 212-630-2300 or submit your question online at https://www.acces.nysed.gov/contact-us. Visit ACCESS-VR at 116 W. 32nd St., 6th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
Workforce1 Career Centers: Workforce1 is a service provided by the NYC Department of Small Business Services that prepares and connects qualified candidates to job opportunities in New York City through career centers in all five boroughs. For details, go to https://maps.nyc.gov/sbs/