Business Transistion Services
The Rapid Response program helps Employers and Employees
who are in transition mode, whether they are expanding or downsizing.
The Massachusetts Department of Career Services
Rapid Response team
provides statewide, early intervention and
no-cost re-employment services for companies and their employees
affected by layoffs and closings.
By working with Rapid Response, you can expect:
A quick response to your transition planning needs
Information about alternatives that could possibly lessen the impact of a layoff
Information to even avoid the layoff altogether
Pre-layoff services designed to help workers shorten their transition time
Assistance in preparing affected workers to find new employment
Information about the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Act (WARN) and plant closing laws
No-cost early intervention!
Contact a Rapid Response Team member for additional information