News & Announcements

CareerSource Gulf Coast Partners with NWF Health Network to Host Resource Workshop for Foster Care Youth

Jul 27, 2021

CareerSource Gulf Coast and Northwest Florida Health Network came together on Tuesday, July 20, to host a Resource Workshop for current and former foster care youth.

Bay County Board of County Commissioners Appoint New CareerSource Gulf Coast Board Members

Jul 01, 2021

Rebekah Vassar and Shelley Scarborough were selected as the newest members of the CareerSource Gulf Coast board by the Bay County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC)—Vassar on February 17, 2021, and Scarborough on April 20, 2021.

Gulf County Board of County Commissioners Appoint New CareerSource Gulf Coast Board Members

Jun 25, 2021

Aaron Little and Christian Johnson were selected as the newest members of the CareerSource Gulf Coast Board by the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC)—Little on February 22, 2021, and Johnson on March 23, 2021.

Unemployment Rate for Gulf Coast Region Decreases Slightly in May

Jun 24, 2021

The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Gulf Coast region (Bay, Franklin, and Gulf counties) was 4.2 percent in May 2021. This rate is 6.5 percentage points lower than the region's year-ago rate of 10.7 percent. The region's May unemployment rate was 0.8 percentage points lower than the state rate of 5.0 percent. The labor force was 98,696, up 7,395 (+8.1) over the year. There were 4,128 unemployed residents in the region.

Unemployment Rate for Gulf Coast Region Remains Lower than State and Nation

May 27, 2021

The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Gulf Coast region (Bay, Franklin, and Gulf counties) was 4.4 percent in April 2021. This rate is 8.9 percentage points lower than the region's year-ago rate of 13.3 percent. The region's April unemployment rate was 0.7 percentage points lower than the state rate of 5.1 percent. The labor force was 97,140, up 9,486 (+10.8) over the year. There were 4,277 unemployed residents in the region.

CareerSource Gulf Coast to Return to Full-Scale Operations

Apr 15, 2021

On Monday, April 19, all CareerSource Gulf Coast offices will return to full-scale operations, meaning customers will no longer need an appointment to visit CareerSource Gulf Coast locations.

Unemployment Rate for Gulf Coast Region Decreases in February

Mar 31, 2021

The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Gulf Coast region (Bay, Franklin, and Gulf counties) was 3.7 percent in February 2021.