The Long Branch Free Public Library and the Veterans Unit from the New Jersey Department of Labor are offering assistance to veterans seeking employment.
A representative from the Veterans Unit will be at the Long Branch Free Public Library every second and fourth Thursday of the month from 2-4 p.m. Upcoming dates include March 9 and 23, and April 13 and 27.
The following help is available:
Developing a job search utilizing careerconnections.nj.gov;
Learning how to conduct an Internet job search;
Contacting employers and setting up appropriate job referrals;
Creating and proofreading a working résumé;
Obtaining DD214 or any military documents;
Obtaining VA medical and help with VA disability claims;
Referrals to housing, food, shelter and clothing if necessary.
Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins will be assisted when possible. Contact Victor Alvarado, a veteran representative, at 732-775-1566 or email@example.com.