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The PA CareerLink at Wilkes-Barre offers a number of programs and services for veterans to assist in job searching, retraining and supportive services. PA CareerLink has veterans' staff to assist you. Contact the Pa CareerLink Luzerne County at Wilkes-Barre at (570) 822-1101 for more information. 

Interested in developing or enhancing a veterans' hiring initiative for your company but don't know where to begin? There is a toolkit that can help. It has been designed to assist and educate employers who have made the proactive decision to include transitioning service members, veterans and wounded warriors in their recruitment and hiring initiatives. To learn more, visit America's Heroes at Work.

Here are links to some programs of interest for veterans.

VOW to Hire Heroes Act 2011

Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS)

New employment initiatives for veterans

New veterans re-employment portal

The PA and NY region Troops to Teachers program

Housing and mortgages for veterans


Other online resources for veterans:

Department of Veterans Affairs

PA Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs

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