Virtual Career Fair on September 11th!

Virtual Career Fair hosted by Little Rock Workforce Development Board and Central Arkansas Human Resource Association will be held Friday, September 11th, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Job seekers can visit virtually over 20 employers for hundreds of job opportunities! Free registration for job seekers here!

We are open!

Pulaski County Adult Education has reopened for in-person testing and instruction!

You can view all of our locations, hours, and contact information here.

Please contact your individual site prior to arrival to schedule an appointment or learn of any specific health requirements. Masks and a health screening are required to enter all sites.

Distance Learning is still available as well!

For questions, more information, or to schedule GED tests, please call our main center at (501) 945-6055 or email us at pcssdged@gmail.com!

Work for Delta Dental of Arkansas!

Delta Dental of Arkansas, voted one of Arkansas’ Best Places to Work seven years in a row, is seeking full-time Customer Service Representatives.

Some of the few great benefits that Delta Dental offers are:

  • Competitive pay with bonus opportunities
  • Affordable insurance for you and your family
  • Employer paid short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance
  • Education assistance
  • 401(k) matching and profit sharing plan

They are currently looking to fill positions at their Sherwood location with a schedule of 10:30 am-7:00 pm or 9:30 am-6:00 pm. This position is Monday-Friday and is off on all major holidays!

Click here for more information or to apply!

Upcoming Recruitment Events for Paid Apprenticeship Opportunities

Diamond State Vocational School is reopening soon and will be holding two recruitment events on August 1st and August 8th.

Diamond State Apprentices earn a wage while learning a trade!

If you’re interested in attending, please click the PDF linked below for more information, to request a phone call from a Diamond State Administrator, or apply for one of the Recruitment and Application Sessions.

For more information, call (501) 615 – 8278 and ask for Don Smith or Jarrod DuPriest

Diamond State Recruitment and Application Event

Covid-19 Resources

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2020 Compassion Resource Directory

Arkansas Health Department (testing locations)

Arkansas Department of Education (Resources and most recent guidance for schools)

Assistance with Internet Access:

  • ComcastFree Internet Essentials for 2 months for eligible families until June 30.
  • Spectrum Internet–  Free internet & WiFi for 2 months if enrolled by June 30th.
  • Cox Communications– Offers Connect2Compete affordable internet program, but your household must have at least one K-12 student and participate in a government assistance program. Through June 30, Cox will not terminate service and will waive late fees. Discounted, refurbished equipment is also available through their PCs for People.
  • AT&T– ‘Access from AT&T’ for eligible families, including free installation and in-home Wi-Fi, no annual contract, and no deposit for $10/month. They are also waiving late fees and overage charges through June 30, if you notify them.
  • Suddenlink Free Altice Advantage 30 Mbps broadband with a discounted installation fee until June 30th for households with K-12 and/or college students, then $14.99/month.

Food Assistance:

Pulaski County Special School District Resources

Covid-19 Available Benefits and Resources

Covid-19 – Just the Facts

Special Enrollment Period for Marketplace Health Insurance

Arkansas Revenue Dept. Services/MyDMV – Available online services include registering a vehicle, ordering a replacement driver’s license, and ordering a personalized license plate along with many additional services.

IRS Site for Getting Your Economic Impact Payment

Unemployment-Arkansas Division of Workforce Services

Temporary Unemployment Claims Hotlines: 1-844-908-2187 or 501-534-6304

New Arkansas Unemployment Website- for federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) here seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can also file by calling 1- 844-908-2178 between 6 a.m. – 4 p.m. This is a federal program for people who are not eligible for regular state unemployment benefits, extended benefits or Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation, and are unemployed, partially unemployed, or unable to work due to COVID-19. This includes:

  • -Self-employed workers
  • -Independent contractors
  • -Non-profit employees
  • -Gig economy workers
  • -Individuals working for employers exempt from the regular UI program
  • -Part-time workers without enough work history to qualify for regular UI benefits
  • -Individuals impacted by COVID-19 but not eligible for regular UI benefits due to a prior disqualification

IRS Free Tax Filing Options Both federal and Arkansas State tax filing deadlines were extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Depending on your income, you may qualify for free tax filing services via

Distance Education Approved Resources

Arkansas Department of Health

AR State Government

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

World Health Organization

Coronavirus Quick Reference Guide