Michigan Works! Southwest Service Centers are open for in-person services. Check the Locations page for more information. Note: For virtual services, please give us a call and we will be happy to help you.

Michigan Works! Southwest is available to assist you in your mission to get back to work!

To speak with a staff member, please contact your local service center. Someone will get in touch with you shortly to set up a remote option to discuss your reemployment needs. For unemployment insurance-related inquiries, please contact the Unemployment Insurance Agency at 866-500-0017.

Kalamazoo County | 269-383-2536
Calhoun County | 269-660-1412
St. Joseph County | 269-273-2717
Branch County | 517-278-0200


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Kalamazoo & St. Joseph Counties
Aly Lipari
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Branch & Calhoun Counties
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