Resources

Curated tools and information from SkillUp and our partners

We’re here to help you land an in-demand job in a high-growth industry, despite being laid-off or furloughed because of COVID-19. These resources have been especially curated to help you access additional financial and other supports, learn more about promising careers that fit your interests and skills, and hear from others who are facing similar challenges.

Resources for housing, healthcare, and other essentials

Get help navigating unemployment insurance in your state

Get help navigating unemployment insurance in your state

Need help or have questions about how to navigate applying for unemployment? Using Jobcase you can click on your state to find specific resources, helpful articles and a community ready to help you with your unemployment benefits.

Find a free health clinic near you

Find a free health clinic near you

Having trouble finding free or affordable health clinics without insurance? Find free dental care and free medical clinics using this online platform.

Get connected with low-cost internet and computers

Get connected with low-cost internet and computers

Having reliable access to the internet is crucial for just about everything these days, like going to school, connecting with family, finding services, and looking for a new career. See if a nonprofit called EveryoneOn can help you find affordable internet and computers for home.

Tips to help you apply and interview for jobs

Update your resume for each job you apply for

Update your resume for each job you apply for

Our partner Emsi offers a free, easy-to-use resume optimizer. This strong resource helps tailor your skills to reflect the type of job you would like to apply for. Find out which skills you need for your next job.

How to Shine Through Your Computer Screen

How to Shine Through Your Computer Screen

Social distancing has changed the hiring process. Today, a lot of job interviews are taking place online. Check out these tips from Goodwill on how to prepare for a virtual interview.

Quizzes to help you choose a new career path

Assess yourself to find ideas for your future

Assess yourself to find ideas for your future

Trying to figure out what career path best suits you? Self-assessments can help you explore your interests, skills, and work values. CareerOneStop can point you toward your next career.

What to expect from different careers

Learn what a job in tech is all about

Learn what a job in tech is all about

You’ve probably heard that tech is a growing career field. But what kinds of things do you do in a tech job, and what do you need to know to get one?

Stories of people who have changed their lives with a new career

Finding a job after the military

Finding a job after the military

Are you transitioning to a civilian career? Watch this video from our partner Roadtrip Nation showing how fellow vets found new work after service.