Wood-Mode Closure Information
For Employees Impacted by the Wood-Mode Closure
There are a variety of state services available to assist you during this transition period, including unemployment compensation and career services

Your state lawmakers – Sen. John Gordner and Rep. Lynda Culver – are working closely with the Wolf administration and Snyder County Commissioners to do everything we can to help impacted employees and their families. Our contact information is listed below; please don’t hesitate to contact us with questions. 

Read our news release here

The Department of Labor and Industry has dispatched its Rapid Response Team, which will be setting up local events very soon to help displaced workers with issues such as unemployment insurance, health and pension benefits, financial credit counseling, training programs, job search activities, education services, and social service programs. 

To learn more, click here to read the Rapid Response Information Guide

This page will be updated as more information becomes available, so check back periodically. 

To file for Unemployment Compensation, click here. To aid in your search for new employment or job training, contact PA CareerLink of Northumberland, Snyder and Union counties: 

225 Market St., Sunbury, PA 17801 
Telephone: 570-988-7300 
CareerLink Services online here.

Check out this listing of employers that have shared openings in response to the Wood-Mode closure. 

For human service needs, contact the Pennsylvania 2-1-1 Helpline. Simply by dialing 2-1-1, trained Helpline Specialists can assist you by answering your questions and connecting you to thousands of health and human services programs.           

Office of State Rep. Lynda Culver 
106 Arch St., Sunbury, PA 17801 
Telephone: 570-286-5885 

Office of PA's 85th Legislative District
Mifflinburg Government Center 
343 Chestnut St., Suite 1, Mifflinburg, PA 17844 
Telephone: 570-966-0052 or 570-837-0052 

Office of State Sen. John Gordner 
Shamokin Dam Municipal Building 
42 W. 8th Ave., Suite 3, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876 
Telephone: 570-743-1918 

This page will be updated as more information becomes available, so check back periodically.