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Oakland County Michigan Works! Service Centers Are Providing Telephone Services by Appointment

As the Coronavirus situation evolves, the health and safety of our customers and staff remains our top priority.

Effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020, the Oakland County Michigan Works! offices are offering a limited number of servicesONLY by telephone and virtual/remote services. Appointments are required. There will be no in-person services available at this time.
You can reach our centers by telephone between  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Please call your nearest service center to set up an appointment. For a list of Michigan Works! locations call 1-800-285-WORKS (9675).

If you filed an unemployment claim or are receiving support from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), you are NOT required to report in person at Michigan Works! at this time.

Until further notice, all Oakland County Michigan Works! service center workshops, job fairs, career assistance orientation sessions and other group activities are postponed.

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Oakland County Stabilization Fund

Oakland County Executive David Coulter and the Oakland County Board of Commissioners joined together to create the Oakland County small business stabilization fund to provide immediate help for small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The $3 million fund is made possible by $1.85 million from Oakland County and $1.15 million grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s Small Business Relief Program.  The grant will assist qualifying small businesses with up to $10,000 to help offset losses or expenses resulting from the coronavirus emergency.

The application process is now closed

More information is available at:

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COVID-19: Resources for Employers - Oakland County Michigan Works! Employer Resources and Layoff Support

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