Rapid Response is an early intervention service offered to workers affected by major layoffs and plant closings. The goal of the program is to transition workers into re-employment as quickly as possible. Rapid Response orientation sessions are conducted to introduce workers to the re-employment, retraining and support services to which they are entitled.
Layoff Coordination Meetings:
Provide information on available services, including Joint Adjustment Committees, worker orientation (information) meetings, and Michigan Works! One-Stop Service Centers;
On-Site Worker Orientations:
MWA Reemployment Services can include:
Additional/Partner Agency Workshops: Scheduled as needed, on-site or off-site
Rapid Response is a coordinated effort of GST Michigan Works!, Michigan Workforce Development Agency(WDA) and the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency(UIA) in collaboration with the United Way.
For further information contact GST Michigan Works! Business & Talent Enhancement Services at (810) 233-5974 ext. 349.