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Posted on: May 19, 2017

New dates for information sessions: effective May 24, 2017

Attend an information session to learn about free resources available to qualified job seekers including . . .

* Career workshops

* Guidance regarding career & educational opportunities

* Financial aid for job training

* Paid work experience or internship opp...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Statement regarding board member Audrey Nixon

Members of the Lake County Workforce Development Board and staff mourn the death of Audrey Nixon.

Workforce memories of Audrey (PDF)
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Tips for youth seeking summer jobs

The sooner you begin looking for a summer job, the better! Read our tip sheet before you launch your job search.

Tips for youth regarding landing a job
Posted on: March 1, 2016

Information about unemployment insurance

The Illinois Department of Employment Security handles unemployment claims electronically. Visit the IDES website at or call 800-244-5631 with unemployment questions. Job seekers can access employment and training services at the Lak...

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

High Priority Occupation List

Individual training grants issued to qualified job seekers through the Lake County Workforce Development Dept. must be a program that leads to a high priority occupation.

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Success Newsletter now available!

Learn how job seekers, trainees and businesses made the employment connection with the help of Lake County Workforce Development and Job Center partners!

Success v.6 ed. 2 (PDF)