WILTON — For those looking to make a change in careers or get a new job, the Wilton CareerCenter offers programs for job-seekers. All workshops and events are held at the CareerCenter, unless otherwise noted. To register for sessions held at the CareerCenter, call 207-645-5800.

MEOC-101, Essentials of College Planning — Call 1-800-281-3703 for workshop details and registration. This workshop introduces people to educational opportunities in general and MEOC services in particular. This interactive workshop touches on the four steps in the college process: admissions, financial aid, career and study skills. The Financial Aid part of this workshop will provide an overview of financial basics and the completion of the Free Application of Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

The Small Business Administration will offer three workshops: “Starting Your Own Small Business,” “Access to Capital” and “Federal and State Resources for Small Business.” Most of these workshops are two hours. For more information, call Bill Card at 207-622-8555.

Rumford area:

Vocational Rehabilitation Orientation — Wednesday, March 21, Region 9 School of Applied Technology, 377 River Road, Mexico, 2 to 4 p.m. An orientation for people with disabilities who are considering vocational rehabilitation services. Service providers are welcome to attend. Registration not required.

For more information or to register for workshops held at the CareerCenter, call 207-645-5800 (TTY users call Maine Relay 711). Through March 9, the CareerCenter, at 865 U.S. Rt. 2E Wilton, is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The hours will change March 12 to Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Maine CareerCenters are equal opportunity providers. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.


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