WorkSource Services for Cowlitz and Wahkiakum

WorkSource is an organization funded by state and federal grants with one mission: to help people get back to work. We have funds to help residents of Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties with resources, support services, job training and job placement.

Read below to take the first step toward your dream job.

What kinds of resources does WorkSource have available for me?

WorkSource has a wide range of free resources available to everyone. Anyone can come into our center between 9am-5pm on Monday-Friday and receive:

  • Resume help
  • Mock interviews
  • Career advice
  • Job search guidance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Computer usage

In addition, WorkSource also hosts:

  • Hiring events – employers come to WorkSource to meet candidates
  • Essential skills workshops – gain skills employers want in job candidates

Call for an appointment or just walk-in! Our Employment Specialists will be happy to help answer your questions!

How can WorkSource support me getting back to work?

Many of us experience barriers while returning to work. As one of our enrolled customers, we’ll do our best to help remove those barriers for you.

Some of the ways we can help*:

  • Childcare assistance
  • Bus passes
  • Utility assistance
  • Clothing for interviews
  • Tools for the new job

*Support services are based on availability and eligibility.

How do I receive training so I can start a new career?

WorkSource can fund training for some individuals in Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties looking to enter a career in a growing field.

We encourage all job seekers interested in training opportunities to attend our Employment and Training Orientation. These take place twice every week on Tuesdays (virtual) at 3pm as well as Thursdays at 11:30am at our center in Kelso, WA.

These orientations are a great way to learn about the program, eligibility, participation requirements, and get connected with an Employment Specialist.

I’m ready to get started and/or want to talk more about how to get involved with WorkSource.

For more information, reach out to Kristine Williams at or call 360.578.4211.

WorkSource Cowlitz/Wahkiakum
305 S. Pacific Ave, Suite 101 | Kelso, WA 98626
360-577-2250 |



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