Connecticut Department of Labor

Connecticut Department of Labor

Our offices are closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024 in observance of the holiday.

Welcome to the Career Center

The AJCs & career service centers are open for virtual and in-person assistance. The agency strongly recommends that customers make an appointment.



Finding—and landing—the right job takes perseverance and skill. We have some resources to help.

The American Job Center (AJC) system is a partnership of organizations that provide workforce assistance to job seekers and employers. This collaboration of state, regional, and local organizations work as system to help prepare and train the workforce and offer services that help business and industry find talent.

AJCs have services for everyone, regardless of employment status.

American Job Centers are open to the public. We recommend scheduling an appointment as walk in service is limited. Unemployment benefit questions require an appointment. Appointments.


Comprehensive American Job Centers These offices offer a full complement of employment services, including career centers, recruitments, workshops and employment services for veterans. They can also assist with unemployment insurance questions.

Bridgeport    |   Hamden    |   Hartford    |   Montville    |   New Haven    |   Waterbury


Affiliate American Job Centers - Affiliate American Job Centers are smaller offices that offer self-service career centers and a select number of employment services. This may include: a career center, hiring events, workshops, and employment services for veterans. 

Ansonia    |   Bristol   |   Danbury    |   Danielson    |   Derby

East Hartford    |   Enfield    |   Manchester    |   Meriden    |   Middletown    |   New Britain     |   Stamford

Torrington    |   Willimantic


Services Provided

Printable AJC Informational Flyer, English

Printable ACJ Informational Flyer, Spanish