DORA launches Military and Veterans Programs website focused on career transition and credential mobility
Offers Active Duty, Reserves, National Guard, Military Spouses and Veterans pathways to professional licensure and customer information.
Colorado State Employment Benefits
Employment Assistance: State employees receive 15 days of paid Military leave annually.
Eligibility: Colorado National Guard or Reserve member.
Unemployment insurance is a program to pay benefits and help workers who have lost their job through no fault of their own.
Call 1-800-388-5515 or 303-318-9000 for more information.
Career Assistance for Veterans
Colorado offers career assistance to all individuals who are eligible for Veteran’s services. Each workforce center location across the state provides Veterans with priority of service for employment, training, and placement services. Each workforce center is staffed with a local veterans employment representative who is there to assist. For more information, contact your local workforce center.
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) resources for Veterans
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) and our American Job Center (AJC) partners are proud to offer career assistance to those who have served in the U.S. armed forces and to other individuals who are eligible for Veteran’s priority of service.
CDLE and the AJC’s utilize Connecting Colorado, www.connectingcolorado.com as our primary website for jobseekers and employers. Once registered as a user, you will receive automatic job matching from this statewide database. Other resources offered include but are not limited to:
- Assistance in developing and customizing resumes and cover letters
- Job search guidance
- Information on licensure, certification ,apprenticeship and training programs
- Information on rights and priority for Veterans
- Direct referrals to job openings
- Customized job development
- Job fairs and hiring events
- Referrals to other agencies for additional assistance and services
- Resource rooms in AJC’s with free use of computers, fax machines, telephones and copy machines
Volunteers of America
Education, employment and other support services for veterans and their families.
2660 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
Brad Allen 303-297-0408
CU Denver Career Center
American Corporate Program – Veterans Mentoring
For Disabled American Veterans – Free service to post resumes and see job listings
USAF – NAF Job Listings