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West Michigan Works! Opens Satellite Site at North Kent Connect

North Kent Connect is now offering services to help people find jobs.  On Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., West Michigan Works! will help people with resume writing, cover letters, and more at the NKC location. Anyone can use West Michigan Works! Services. You do not have to be a client of NKC.
West Michigan Works!, a workforce development firm that aims to develop Michigan’s economic future, helps clients take the next step in a their new career, free of charge. “The best way out of poverty is through livable wage employment,” said Claire Guisfredi, Executive Director of North Kent Connect. “People need the right skills to be competitive in the workforce. To have this vital resource available to people at NKC will impact northern Kent County in a powerful way.”
Through North Kent’s partnership with West Michigan Works!, clients will have the opportunity to utilize the resources provided at NKC, such as access to their computer lab, printing, and fax services. “We are pleased to partner with North Kent Connect to better coordinate services for residents in northern Kent County,” says West Michigan Works! CEO Jacob Maas. “Employers are looking for talent; this new location will offer a variety of job search resources to make that connection.”
For more information about West Michigan Works! and to see upcoming hiring events and workshop schedules, please visit westmiworks.org.

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North Kent Connect

10075 Northland Drive NE
Rockford, MI 49341 Map
Phone: 616-866-3478

Community Connections Hours: 
Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

North Kent Connect Store Public Hours:
Tuesday and Friday
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

West Michigan Works! Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed 12:00-1:00 p.m. for lunch