American Job Centers in South Central Connecticut offer a variety of services to jobseekers and employers. We have prepared thousands of individuals for jobs and have assisted numerous employers with training and employee transition.

Call or stop into a location to sign up for our workshops, attend a hiring event, or enroll for one-on-one services.


  • Acing Online Job Applications
  • Computers Made Easy
  • Exploring Careers through Social Media
  • Fundamentals of Resume Writing
  • Hands On Resume
  • Interviewing Strategies & Techniques
  • Job Opportunity Recruitment & Screening Events
  • My Next Move
  • Over 40 & Looking for Work
  • Starting a Business
  • Successful Job Search Strategies
  • Surviving a job loss
  • Veteran’s Workshop


CLICK FOR FULL MONTHLY CALENDAR Walk-ins are welcomed! Preference given to those who register. In order to register you are required to create a CTHires account. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS for creating a CTHires account.


  • ITXpress: Information Technology Training & Job Development for Ages 17-29
  • Next Steps for Ex-Offenders
  • Health Careers Advancement Project: Health and Human Services Training & Job Development for low-income job seekers


Meet with an Unemployment (UI) Benefits Specialist from the CT Department of Labor. Call a location to book your 20 minute time slot. CTHires account required.


  • New Haven: Wednesdays by appointment: 9 AM – 2-55 PM.
  • Meriden: Tuesdays by appointment: 9 AM – 3 PM
  • Middletown: Thursdays by appointment: 9 AM – 3 PM