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Right at Home is seeking caregivers, certified nursing assistants and nursing assistants-registered. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Oct. 29 at WorkSource North Seattle, 9600 College Way N., No. 1151, Seattle WA 98103. Info: 206-529-6012 or email

Kent Events Center Job Fair

1-4 p.m. Nov. 1, Kent Commons, Green River Room, 525 Fourth Ave N., Kent. On-the-spot interviews for part-time positions at the events center, including guest services, food and beverage, maintenance and box office. Info:

Hire-a-Vet Resource & Job Fair

This event is targeted for veterans, but all are welcome. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 18, Puget Sound Electrical Apprenticeship (next to WorkSource Renton), 550 S.W. Seventh St., Renton. Hundreds of job openings with many employers, plus resources offering housing, food, training, health care and employment assistance for vets. You must pre-register by e-mailing your name to: Info:

“Getting Ahead’ workshop

Employment advancement resource fair

Working adults making less than $14 an hour are invited to learn about resources to help get a better job, find college-tuition assistance and stretch monthly income.

Topics also include affordable health insurance, child-care options and housing and food assistance. 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday at WorkSource Renton: 500 S.W. Seventh St., No. 100, Renton 98057.

Free, but space is limited: You must register by Monday. Go to worksourceskc.organd click on the Employment Advancement Resource Fair. Info: 206-205-3500.

For older job seekers

Age 40-plus job-search workshop AARP Foundation WorkSearch

Free employment service and tuition-paid classes for workers 40 or older. If 55 or older and income-eligible, earn $500-plus per month while looking for work. Info: 206-624-6698 or

Job-search assistance

North Creek Presbyterian Church Employment Network

10 a.m.-noon Fridays, 621 164th St. S.E., Mill Creek. Assistance in: organizing job search, networking strategies, résumé construction and review, interviewing techniques, reference management. Group discussions and sharing. All are welcome. Info: 425-743-2386.

Westminster Chapel / Overlake Christian Church Job Support Program

7 p.m. Thursdays at Westminster Chapel; 13646 N.E. 24th St., Bellevue. Assistance with résumés, interviewing skills, job sourcing, networking. Info: 425-562-8028.

Job development/placement

Asian Counseling and Referral Service Vocational Program offers free training for eligible Seattle residents. Orientation is 3 p.m. Tuesdays at 3639 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S., Seattle. Info: 206-695-7569.

Community-college offerings

Colleges offer free weekly sessions for the unemployed, formerly self-employed and displaced homemakers. Some options:

Seattle Central CC

2 p.m. Thursdays, 1701 Broadway, Room 4180. Info:

South Seattle CC

1 p.m. Thursdays, Robert Smith Building, 6000 16th Ave. S.W., Room 81. Info:

North Seattle CC

2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, College Center Building, 9600 College Way N., Room 3449. Info:

Shoreline CC

2-3 p.m. Wednesdays, 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Room 2920. Info:

Edmonds Community College

Appointments available, 20000 68th Ave. W., Room 130, Mountlake Terrace Hall, Lynnwood. Info:

Cascadia CC

1 p.m. Wednesdays, 18345 Campus Way N.E., Cascadia Building, Room 161, Bothell. Info:

Lake Washington Technical College

2 p.m. Tuesdays, 11605 132nd Ave. N.E., Room W-204F, West Building, Kirkland. Info:

Bellevue Community College worker-retraining orientation

Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m., 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Bellevue. Room L213. Free tuition. Info: 425-564-4054, TTY: 425-564-4087;

Renton Technical College

For individual information and counseling sessions, call 425-235-5840 for appointment. Roberts Campus Center, 3000 N.E. Fourth St. Info:

Highline CC

1 p.m. Tuesdays, 2400 S. 240th St., Room 214, Building 6, Des Moines. Info:

Employment assistance

Tuition support

Shoreline Community College offers the Food Stamp Employment & Training (FSET) Program, providing free tuition and services to students who are food-stamp-assistance recipients (but not receiving WorkFirst cash). Info:

Job-development assistance

Neurology Vocational Services Unit, helping people with neurological disabilities find and keep employment. Open enrollment 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 401 Broadway Ave., Room 2088, Seattle. Info:

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