Wondering where to get started on this website?
CareerOneStop’s Job Search Help for Ex-Offenders is for anyone with a criminal record. You’ll find tips, information and resources to help you search for, apply for, and begin a new job.
Need help with basic needs or getting ready to job search?
Find State Resources
for help with:
- Basic needs like housing, food support and medical care
- Finding legal assistance
- Getting a driver’s license and your vital records
Not sure what type of work is right for you?
- How your skills and interests match up to jobs
- Important facts about work options
- How to set career goals
Want to improve your skills or go back to school?
to find out more about:
- Basic skills training like math, English and computer use
- Getting your GED or other high school equivalency
- Short-term training programs
- Paying for training or college
Ready to search and apply for jobs?
Find a Job
- Tips for job applications, resumes, and references
- Resources for job openings
- How to talk about your conviction in interviews
Still have questions?