COVID-19 Emergency Funds Available

Emergency funds and other supportive services are available for residents of Southern California who are unemployed, furloughed or impacted due to COVID-19. Contact your local America’s Job Center of California for more information.

Financial Assistance for:

  • Food
  • Rent
  • Utilities
  • Transportation
  • Household Goods

Centers Providing Emergency and Supportive Services

Please email your local AJCC.

About Us


The America’s Job Center of California SM (AJCC) network links all state and local workforce services and resources across the state and country. The AJCC partners in California are the Employment Development Department, the California Workforce Development Board, and 49 Workforce Development Boards that administer the more than 200 job centers statewide.


In order to achieve sustainable economic growth, meet the demands of global competition in the changing economy, and improve the quality of life for Californians, the state shall have a collaborative, inclusive and flexible workforce development system that fully engages the public and private sectors, integrates education and workforce preparation, and offers Californians lifelong opportunities to maximize their employment potential.


Los Angeles County workforce development system utilizes partnerships between business, workforce development, education and other key partners to achieve its vision that “every business in Los Angeles County has access to skilled workers and other resources needed to succeed in a global economy and every resident that has access to upward mobility and prosperity.” Partners include, but not limited to:

Some basic career services include:


The CalJOBSSM system is California’s online resource to help job seekers and employers navigate the state’s workforce services. The enhanced system allows users to easily search for jobs, build résumés, access career resources, find qualified candidates for employment, and gather information on education and training programs.

The Employment Development Department (EDD) is one of the largest state departments with employees at hundreds of service locations throughout the state. EDD offers online services to file for Unemployment Insurance (UI), Disability Insurance (DI), Family Paid Leave (FPL), and many more services.

I-TRAIN is the Consumer Report Card for training providers throughout the Southern California region. This centralized procurement and database system provides information on over 400 public and private for-profit schools and colleges, offering over 1,500 training courses. I-TRAIN also includes costs, quarterly placement statistics, and much more.

The Labor Market Information Division (LMID) is the official source for California Labor Market Information. The LMID promotes California’s economic health by providing information to help people understand California’s economy and make informed labor market choices. We collect, analyze, and publish statistical data and reports on California’s labor force, industries, occupations, employment projections, wages and other important labor market and economic data.

The O*NET Program is the nation’s primary source of occupational information. Valid data are essential to understanding the rapidly changing nature of work and how it impacts the workforce and U.S. economy. From this information, applications are developed to facilitate the development and maintenance of a skilled workforce.

Excellent resource for career exploration, training & jobs. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. A proud partner of the network.

The California CareerZone site is powered by Headed2, a secure web-based platform designed to help youth explore, plan, and prepare for a career.

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