Career Assessment Center

435 West 10th Street
Erie, PA 16502
Phone: (814) 453-7681
Fax: (814) 455-1161

Erie County Assistance Office

1316 Holland Street, PO Box 958
Erie, PA 16512
Phone: (814) 461-2000
Fax: (814) 461-2294

International Institute

517 E. 26th St.
Erie, PA 16504
Phone: (814) 452-3935

Northwest PA Career Link

1647 Sassafras Street, Suite 300
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-455-9966
Fax: 814-871-4844

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Services: Job Seeker benefits and services, Employer benefits and services, and Veterans benefits and services.

Additional Information:

Pennsylvania Office of Unemployment Compensation

Erie Service Center
1316 State Street
Erie, PA 16501

If you have filed an application for Unemployment Compensation (UC) benefits within the last year, and have a specific question about your claim or your eligibility, call the UC service center.

UC Service Center Statewide: 1-888-313-7284
TTY: 1-888-334-4046

Erie Service Center Fax: 814-871-4863

UC service center hours of operation:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm; Friday 8 am to noon.

Due to the current extremely heavy call volume, customers are encouraged to use the Internet to apply for benefits and check benefit payments.

Apply For Benefits:

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Stairways Behavioral Health – Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)

2185 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16508
Phone: 814-453-5806

Services: The ACT Team provides the intensive rehabilitation, treatment and support services geared toward assisting that client achieve his or her life goals. This includes service coordination, psychiatric services, individual and group therapy, substance abuse counseling, work related services, daily living skills, social and interpersonal relationship counseling, leisure-time skill training, family education and support, and peer support services.

Stairways Behavioral Health – Opportunities Unlimited of Erie

2185 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 814-464-8090

Services: create employment opportunities for people with disabilities – and to support them in achieving their occupational goals.