Dear Customers and Community Members,

We want to assure you that we take the health and well-being of our community, customers, and associates very seriously. Like you, we're closely monitoring the quickly developing effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we will practice social distancing. For your safety, the Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training (NEMOJT) and Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency (AEOA) within CareerForce locations are closed to the public and no longer offering in-person services.

We are still serving customers via phone, email, and technology tools so that service remains uninterrupted at this time.

Below are the phone numbers for you to reach the appropriate NEMOJT or AEOA staff member to provide you with assistance or connect you with other resources.

  • Aitkin: 218-735-6121
  • Cloquet: 218-878-5000
  • Duluth: 218-623-5976
  • Grand Rapids: 218-327-6760
  • Hibbing: 218-231-8590
  • International Falls: 218-283-9427
  • Virginia: 218-735-3740

To apply for Unemployment Insurance please visit If you have Unemployment Insurance questions call 651-296-3644 or 1-877-898-9090.

Business Resources: COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

For more information about COVID-19 and what you can do to keep healthy and safe, visit the Centers for Disease Control at

We are all in this together. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will follow guidance from public health officials and government agencies, so we can continue to support our customers and communities as needed.

Marie Domiano
Executive Director
Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training