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Job & School Support

The Employment & Education services in Whatcom and Skagit counties can support you with your important goals related to:

  • (re-) Enrolling in school, GED/HS Diploma, or secondary education programs

  • Applying for scholarships and financial aid

  • Building resumes and writing cover letters

  • Individual job search support and strategies

  • Submitting job applications

  • Preparing for job interviews and accessing resources

  • Financial planning and budgeting

  • Gathering information and/or getting connected with free community resources (see grey box below) that can support your education or employment goals.

Need Assistance?
NWYS can support your goals!

Whatcom Education & Employment


(360) 746-4073

(away week of 4/18-4/22)

Skagit Education & Employment


(360) 393-0036

Whatcom & Skagit Community

Linked Resources

Benefits Support

DSHS Washington Connection (application portal for state benefits like SNAP, ABD, etc)

Technology Resources

C4PIN (Computers for People in Need; low cost re-furbished computers in Bellingham/Whatcom)

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