Employment and Training Division

Contact our office about services that help:

Due to the pandemic, the Employment and Training lobby is open for in-person visitors from 8 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday.

  • Entry will be restricted to three visitors at a time for clients of SonomaWORKs and Job Link.
  • Visitors must wear masks and maintain six feet of social distancing.
  • Job Link’s computer lab is open 8:30 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday.
  • Other in-person services are limited to using a county telephone to contact staff and EBT replacement for CalWORKs.

Online and Phone Services for Clients

  • Apply for Food Benefits
  • Report Changes
  • Submit Reports and Documents

Call (707) 565-5500 to speak with a specialist about existing benefits or to submit a new application.

Online and Phone Services For Employers

Job Link Business Services Hotline
Call or email: (707) 565-8079 or joblinkbusinessgroup@schsd.org. (Due to high call volume, you may need to leave a message. Calls Monday-Friday are returned within 48 hours.)

The Economic Development Board

Job Seekers: Learn about Employment at Miyokos

Recruiters from Miyoko’s will advise job seekers about employment opportunities and provide application and interview tips on Wednesday, March 3, 1:30 - 3 p.m., during a virtual Employer Spotlight hosted by Sonoma County Job Link. The Spotlight will be held on Zoom. Pre-registration is required on Eventbrite at eventbrite.com/e/miyokos-creamery-employer-spotlight-registration-139944928047.

Job seekers will learn about employment opportunities at the fastest growing plant-based dairy company in retail. Founded in 2014 by Miyoko Schinner as an extension of her passion for culinary and animal welfare, Miyoko’s Creamery is committed to using plants for the collective good of human, animal and planetary health. Miyoko’s offers 401K matching, medical, dental, vision, a financial wellness program and fresh lunch prepared daily.

 For more information about employment at Miyoko’s Creamery, visit https://miyokos.com/pages/careers. Miyoko’s Creamery is located in Petaluma, CA.

Job Link Computer Lab Re-Opens

Job Link’s computer lab is now open 8:30 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday. Search online for jobs, create a resume, No appointment needed. Visitors must wear masks at all times and follow social distancing rules.

About Unemployment Insurance

For Employees

If your employment has been interrupted due to COVID-19 (fewer or no work hours, if you have been laid off, if you have been disabled due to Covid), you can apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits. You can file a claim for Unemployment Insurance online, by phone or by mail.

For Employers and Workers 

For local information about Unemployment Insurance and COVID:

Contact Information

Employment and Training
Human Services Department
In-Person Lobby Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Phone Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

2227 Capricorn Way
Suite  100
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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