Career Centers Now Open

By Appointment Only All career centers are open, providing limited targeted services.  Sorry, walk-ins cannot be accommodated at this time. Center services are available by appointment weekdays during the following:

  • May 11-May 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • May 26-Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Nov. 1 and beyond TBD

Appointments are required and may be made by phone at 352-732-1700 or 800-434-JOBS or Live Chat at CareerSource CLM representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  to schedule appointments.

All necessary safety precautions are being taken to protect center staff and the public.  For details click here.

Florida Reemployment Assistance News

Work Registration Process

Update as of Sept. 4, 2020:

Work registration and job search requirement waivers will remain in effect through Dec. 5 (date subject to change). This means RA claimants will not have to submit or start the work registration process until Dec. 5.

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

The Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program provides unemployment benefits to those that may not otherwise be eligible under Florida’s state Reemployment Assistance program.

To see if you are eligible for PUA, click here.

For more information on PUA and for Frequently Asked Questions, click here.

Plus, check out this informational graph to see all employment scenarios and the benefits available.

*Continue to check on your application status in your CONNECT portal for updates as well.

CONNECT System Updates

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s CONNECT (Reemployment Assistance) system is unavailable nightly from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. for necessary maintenance to expedite processing of claims.

Florida Reemployment Assistance Application

The fastest way to file NEW CLAIMS is by using DEO’s new mobile-friendly application portal which can be accessed by mobile phone or desktop:

COVID-19 Business Disaster Recovery Assistance

COVID-19 Business Disaster Recovery Assistance funding has been replenished as of April 30, 2020 for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL).  To learn more and to keep up-to-date CLICK HERE


CareerSource CLM candidate and business virtual services 

We continue to offer fee-free virtual services online via our website as well as by phone and email.  Customers may request to work with staff directly by calling 800-434-5627 (Candidates) and 800-746-9950 (Businesses).

While Florida is under a phased reopening, and the statewide safer-at-home order is no longer in effect, CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion continues to exercise all necessary precautions for the safety of customers and staff.  Services at our career centers are by appointment only, and customers must  wear face coverings and have their temperature monitored by non-touch thermometer before entering.  Members of the public,  particularly those at high-risk due to age or underlying health condition, are urged to practice social distancing and maintain safety measures.  If anyone experiences any symptoms of COVID-19,  you are urged to stay home and contact your healthcare provider and/or your county’s Health Department. Additional updates and up-to-date information about COVID-19 can also be found by visiting