Real ways to help you find a job and other resources | News
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Shawntray from the Westside asked the On Your Side team a question.
He said he recently lost his job as a security guard because he was sick and can't find work. Shawntray said he lost his home and he's afraid he'll lose his car. He wants help.
Shawntray, here is what you do:
1) Get your hands on a phone in the area of Northeast Florida and dial the United Way's 211. It is a referral source that will refer you to places for emergency financial assistance, food, shelter and clothing and a lot of other service.
2) Call the company that you make car payments and explain your situation. Ask if some payments can be deferred.
3) Go to a place like WorkSource Florida. They have offices across the region They will help you or anyone looking for work Find a job. Call 904-356-JOBS for more information.