What the Donations are Used For.

The Workforce Connection is a partnership of state and federally funded employment and training programs and educational entities committed to providing a workforce that meets the needs of our business community, now and in the future.

The Workforce Connection One-Stop Career Centers are located at 303 N. Main Street (the SupplyCore Building) in Rockford, at 530 S. State Street in Belvidere, and 307 W. Main Street in Freeport.  Our phone number at our main desk is (815) 847-7574.

If you are an employer seeking to contact a member of our Business Team, please call (815) 395-6619 or email

Freedom of Information requests, details here

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.