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02/22/2017 - Employer Recruiting at The Workforce Connection
03/03/2017 - Hiring Event in downtown Rockford--March 3rd
04/08/2017 - Hiring Event Sponsored by Goodwill & The Workforce Connection
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Need help getting your next job? Do you need help achieving your High School Equivalency (GED) or need information about job training opportunities?
The Workforce Connection provides career counseling, financial assistance and other support services.
Come learn about the FREE services available to you. No reservation necessary.
Information Sessions are held at The Workforce Connection at
303 N. Main Street in Rockford—first floor:
- Tuesdays 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
- Wednesdays 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
- Thursdays 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
FREE parking on the Wyman St side of the building in the parking ramp lower level
The Workforce Connection is located at
303 N. Main Street (the SupplyCore Building) in Rockford;
998 Belvidere Road in Belvidere
27 W. Stephenson in Freeport.
Our phone number at our main desk is 815-847-7574.
Services available free of charge at The Workforce Connection offices in Rockford, Belvidere and Freeport include:
- computer and internet access
- job search and resume assistance
- the latest local and national job listings
- help with on-line job applications
- career information, including Career Cruising
- access to copy and fax machines, telephone and printer
- information about job training and other educational opportunities
- assistance for veterans and disabled workers
- refugee and immigrant services
The programs offered through The Workforce Connection are covered by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, which prohibits discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or political affiliation or belief. For more information, click here.
For more information on how to file a non-discrimination complaint, click here.
Equal opportunity employer/ program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. This program is subject to the provisions of the "Jobs For Veteran's Act" Public Law 107-288, which provides priority of service to veterans and spouses of certain veterans. Contact the WIA Equal Opportunity Officer at (815) 547-9616 or TTY (815) 229-2791 or (815) 547-0253.