A new program in Kokomo and Lafayette, Indiana aims to help veterans find jobs quickly after returning from service. VetWorks is a five-day workshop developed for unemployed veterans looking to gain workforce skills and find jobs quickly. The VetWorks program was created through the nonprofit JobWorks, Inc. The workshop started in April. To date, 39 students have gone through the workshop. Over half of the students have found a job within one week of completing the program. To access the Lafayette location, contact the Lafayette WorkOne Center at 765-446-2630. To access the Kokomo location, contact the Kokomo WorkOne Center at 765-459-0571, or visit the VetWorks webpage and click on the "Get Started."
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