Berkshire County Employment Benefits

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Berkshire County Employment Departments

An Employment Department is an agency run by the state, county, or local government that promotes a strong workforce by providing services to employers and those seeking employment. Employment Departments provide a range of services to job seekers, including posting employment opportunities, offering job training programs, and connecting businesses to workers. Some Employment Departments also manage unemployment benefits.

Massachusetts Employment Department 46 Summer Street Pittsfield MA 01201 413-499-1797


Berkshire County Social Security Offices

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration, which provides financial support to retired workers and disabled workers. Workers are eligible for Social Security assistance if they meet certain age and work history requirements, or if they have suffered a long-term disability and are unable to work. Social Security Offices provide assistance in enrolling for Social Security benefits, processing and distributing financial stipends, and planning for retirement needs.

North Adams Social Security Office 37 Main Street North Adams MA 01247 413-664-7951

Pittsfield Social Security Office 78 Center Street Pittsfield MA 01201 413-445-7958


Berkshire County Unemployment Offices

An Unemployment Office is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support to people who are unemployed. Unemployment Offices provide support services for people applying for unemployment benefits, including help with obtaining healthcare and other benefits, and process and submit unemployment insurance payments. Unemployment Offices also offer job training services and provide assistance in finding employment.

Pittsfield Unemployment Office 160 Pittsfield Road Lenox MA 01240 413-499-2220