Illinois Labor Agencies
The Illinois Department of Employment Security provides a wide variety of online services for workers, including job placement, unemployment insurance and training programs:
State Assistance for Unemployed Workers - Includes services for health care assistance; special resources for women, veterans, seniors and the disabled; homeowners; food programs; housing; and cash assistance.
One Source: Your Gateway to Workforce and Career Information - A portal for various career resources throughout Illinois. Information about occupations expected to have a higher demand for workers can be found here.
Illinois Skills Match: Workforce Development System - Online program to help match job-seekers' skills with available jobs.
Illinois WorkNet Center - A clearing house for various resources related to finding a better-paying career and managing a household budget.