One-Stop Centers

One-Stop Centers offer many free tools, resources, and services that can help you find employment or training and help you with other work-related needs.

There are more than 60 One-Stop Centers statewide. Each has a knowledgeable staff to guide and give you important tools to make your job search a success. One-Stop Centers also have assistive technology to help you use their services and resources.

To find the One-Stop Centers closest to you, check this map or download the complete list of Arizona One-Stop Centers (PDF).

Services

One-Stop Centers can help you with various things, including:

  • Giving you advice about local employers who are hiring
  • Teaching you the basics of how to do a job search
  • Helping you with your resume
  • Practicing job interviews
  • Showing you how to use online jobs websites like the Arizona Job Connection

One-Stop Centers have office equipment that can help you with your job search, including telephones, copy machines, computers with Internet access, printers, and fax machines.

Assistive Technology

One-Stop Centers also have assistive technology to help people with disabilities use their services and resources. You can also just stop by if you want to try out these technologies.

The types of assistive technologies that One-Stop Centers have can include:

  • Computer software and equipment to help people who are blind, visually impaired, or who have other physical impairments to use computer programs, websites, and read printed materials
  • TTYs (teletypewriters) for people who are deaf or have hearing impairments
  • Speech-to-speech services for people with speech impairments

Courses, Workshops, and Trainings

Each One-Stop Center also offers a variety of workshops to help with your job search and career planning. Examples of workshops include:

  • Interviewing skills
  • Networking
  • Internet job searches
  • Completing job applications
  • Writing effective resumes and cover letters

Career Fairs

One-Stop Centers also sponsor career fairs to help bring employers and job seekers into contact with one another. Career fairs are great places to apply for jobs and to learn about what industries are hiring and what types of positions are available. Maricopa Workforce Connection keeps a list of job fairs and career fairs all over the state. There’s probably one near you.