WIOA Works for Illinois

WIOA Works for Illinois

Information about Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act funded programs in Illinois.​​​​​​​

Illinois Workforce Innovation Board

IWIB

The Governor-appointed Illinois Workforce Innovation Board (IWIB) includes leaders from state, business, industry, labor, education and community-based organizations with the goal of evaluating and meeting the workforce needs of Illinois' employers and workers.

WIOA ePolicy Manual

WIOA ePolicy Manual

Access DCEO WIA/WIOA Policy Documents.

IDHS - Application For Services

IDHS - Application For Services

IDHS provides several ways to apply for Cash, SNAP (formerly Food Stamps), and Medical Assistance. Find eligibility and more information to apply and get started today.

Illinois Pathways

Illinois Pathways

Education and career information in high demand industries...​​​​​​​

jobPrep Mobile App

jobPrep Mobile App

The jobPrep app helps individuals achieve their career goals, all from the convenience of a smartphone! Whether you're at home or on your way to a job interview, get the help you need when and where you need it with the jobPrep app.

Illinois Longitudinal Data System (ILDS)

ILDS

The Illinois Longitudinal Data System (ILDS) enables state agencies to link early childhood, education, and workforce data to answer questions critical to understanding Illinois’ future education and workforce needs.

Illinois Open Educational Resources

IOER

IOER provides you with one-click access to open, standards-aligned educational content. IOER currently has more than 200,000 open and available learning resources.

Illinois Department of Employment Security

IDES

The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) is your direct link to Illinois workforce services: job placement and referrals, unemployment insurance, employment and training programs, career and labor market information, payroll tax filing, and more.

Illinois Community College Board (ICCB)

ICCB

The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB), as the state coordinating board for community colleges, administers the Public Community College Act in a manner that maximizes the ability of the community colleges to serve their communities.

Adult Education

Adult Education

Adult education, literacy, and English as a Second Language programs.

Illinois Department of Human Services

IDHS

The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) helps Illinois families achieve self-sufficiency, independence and health to the maximum extent possible. IDHS improves the quality of life of thousands of Illinois families by providing an array of comprehensive, coordinated services.

Apprenticeship Plus

Apprenticeship Plus

The Governor’s Cabinet on Children and Youth chose the Apprenticeship Plus initiative as one of its inaugural projects to provide youth and students with the opportunity to learn about and have the ability to obtain high-quality, industry-recognized credentials utilizing work-based learning models within a specific career pathway that will lead to self-sufficiency.

disabilityworks

disabilityworks

Helping individuals with disabilities achieve their training and employ​​ment goals.​​​​​​

EPIC Training Program

EPIC Training Program

Get help finding a job and starting a career with EPIC! This program is for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients.

Youth Dashboard

Youth Dashboard

The Illinois workNet Youth Guide is quick and easy to use. Use this guide to learn how to explore careers, prepare for a job, apply for a job, be smart with your money, and plan for the future.

Layoff Assistance Tools

Layoff Assistance Tools

Tools and information to recover from and report a job layoff.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​