Veteran Services & Programs - Mesa County Workforce Center

512 29 1/2 RD

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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceMesa County Workforce Center offers several Veteran service programs.

Employment Services: Veterans and eligible covered person receive priority of service in all federally funded workforce programs including job search assistance.
- Job referrals
- Job search
- vocational guidance
- Career Information
- Referrals to other appropriate programs

Disabled Veteran Outreach: Intensive job search assistance is available to those Veterans meeting eligibility requirements through our disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialist. Contact Employment Specialist for more information.

Veterans Upward Bound (VUB): The VUB program is for veterans to have support in their education goals from getting a GED to higher education through college or vocational training.
- G.E.D & College Preparatory Course
- Paid G.E.D Testing
- College Assistance
- V.A. Benefits Certification
- Referrals to employment, housing, financial assistance, social services, emergency food
Contact the Veteran Upward Bound Coordinator at 970-256-2465.

Veteran Affairs Officer: The Veteran Affairs Officer is designated to help you access a variety of services including obtaining discharge papers, filing claims, information and access to benefits like pension, healthcare, education, home loans, survivor death benefits, burial and so much more.
Call the Veteran Services Officer to make an appointment at 970-248-2733.
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureAppointments are necessary
Intake RequirementsProgram requirements vary, call for details.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityMust be a veteran or family member of a veteran.
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm (administration hours)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 248-0871
Physical Site Address 1 512 29 1/2 RD
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81504
Main Phone (970) 248-2733
Hotline Phone (800) 778-5627 (Job Hotline)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Affiliated Program: 512 29 1/2 RD
This Service: Veteran Services & Programs - Mesa County Workforce Center
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Veteran Compensation and Pension Benefits (NS-1800.9000)
Veteran Employment Programs (ND-6500.9200)