The Job Connection Center in Lyons is home to Goodwill’s Buena Vida outreach initiative which connects businesses and job seekers in Toombs and surrounding counties. The center offers job seekers access to job leads and technology to prepare for and conduct an effective job search. Job seekers can enroll in classes to refine their language skills, write resumes, learn interviewing skills and develop an effective job search strategy.
Businesses will be able to list their job openings and utilize the facility to conduct job interviews. Through partnerships with other community agencies, the community center will offer a variety of adult education classes including financial literacy classes, health and wellness classes, and GED preparatory classes.
Learn how to prepare an effective resume and develop interviewing and networking skills.
Use computers and job boards to search for jobs
Use FAX and copy machines for applications, resumes, etc
Learn how to prepare an effective cover letter to go with your resume
Use phones to call employers
Utilize staff to assist with job searches and obtain job leads
Attend a career services workshop
Prepare for the certified Georgia Work Ready Assessment
Financial Services for Clients.
Create a budget and spending plan
Pull your credit report, read it and determine ways to improve your score
Sign up for a financial services class
Learn how to buy a home or a car
Apply for student loans and learn how to pay for college
Find out how to open and manage a bank account
Have your taxes prepared at no cost and learn about tax credits you may be eligible for
For more information on services and/or training opportunities, contact:
Rey Morales, Outreach Coordinator
Buena Vida Job Connection Center & Community Career Center
105 Moore Circle
Lyons, Georgia 30436
Office Phone : 912-335-3963
Mobile Phone: 912-663-8106