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Additional Resources

Illinois work net center

Resources are for Illinois businesses, job seekers, the under- and unemployed, and disabled persons.

illinois department of employment security

IDES provides unemployment insurance, employment services and guidance to workers, job seekers, and employers through a statewide network of IDES offices and Illinois workNet centers. The agency combines federally-funded job training programs in Illinois into a "workforce development" system where individuals can find a job or train for a new career.

O*NET in-it

Under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration, the O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. The O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors, is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated by surveying a broad range of workers from each occupation.

Grundy Livingston and Kankakee Workforce Board

The Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board is part of a national network of organizations involved in workforce preparation and employment. Board activities and programs are designed to meet both the needs of the communities' businesses and the needs of job seekers and those who want to further their careers.

Federal Student Aid website

Federal Student Aid supports postsecondary education by providing money for college to eligible students and families. It partners with postsecondary schools, financial institutions and others to deliver services that help students and families who are paying for college.

department of veterans affairs logo

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides information on a wide range of benefits including, disability, education and training, vocational rehabilitation and employment, home loan guaranty, dependent and survivor benefits, medical treatment, life insurance and burial benefits. 

illinois gov website

Official website for the state of Illinois.

  link to "recent grad's guide to surviving layoffs" The Recent Grad's Guide to Surviving Layoffs