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Career Services

Get help in your job search

Career Services are available at the Rockford, Belvidere and Freeport offices of The Workforce Connection and includes all of the following at no cost to you:

  • Computer and Internet access
  • Job Search and Resume assistance
  • Local and national job listings
  • Help with on-line job applications
  • Career information
  • Assistance for veterans and workers with disabilities
  • Refugee and immigrant services
  • Workshops and basic skills classes
  • Assistive Technology–services available to individuals with disabilities.

To learn more about our Individualized Services (including job training opportunities), click here to watch a video about the services available through The Workforce Connection*.

Career Services are available at Illinois WorkNet/American Job Centers across Illinois. Click here for locations.

*Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, our offices are currently operating by appointment only but are also offering services virtually.

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The Workforce Connection– an Illinois WorkNet Center and partner in the American Job Center network. This program is funded by The Workforce Connection, Inc., Il Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity, and the U.S. Department of Labor. The Workforce Connection is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this website may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment by calling TTY (800) 526-0844 or 711. Contact the Equal Opportunity Officer at 815-395-6626. This program is subject to the provisions of the “Jobs for Veteran’s Act” Public Law 107-288, which provides priority of services to veterans and spouses of certain veterans.