County Business & Employment Resource Center (BERC)
The Carroll County Business & Employment Resource Center (CCBERC) is a one-stop workforce development
center dedicated to meeting the workforce needs of community residents and businesses in Carroll County, Maryland.
The CCBERC is an office of the Mid-Maryland Workforce Investment Board and the Carroll County Department of
Economic Development. CCBERC administers the Workforce Investment Act in Carroll County and is dedicated to
employment, training and workforce development.
Professional Outplacement Assistance Center
Provides assistance to individuals who are in the professional, technical, and managerial occupations. POAC
offers seminars, workshops and counseling aimed at returning the professional to work quickly. To register
call 301-362-1646 or enroll
Department of Rehabilitation Services
The Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS) offers programs and services that help people with
disabilities go to work or stay independent in their homes and communities. DORS is an agency of the Maryland
State Department of Education. DORS is composed of the public vocational rehabilitation program and the
Disability Determination Services. For more information call 410-848-4456
or visit the DORS website.
The Navigator enhances the capacity of One-Stop partners to assist job seekers with disabilities to
'navigate' the various programs and systems, and be a resource for the business community. Contact Shelia
Little for information at 410-290-2620.