Job Center Services
The Job Center of Lake County is located at 1 N. Genesee St. Waukegan and is open weekdays from 8:30 to 4:00 (closed from 12:00 to 1:00). See our calendar for virtual workshops and other events hosted throughout Lake County!
Unemployment Insurance You can file for unemployment insurance online and view a list of frequently asked questions at ides.illinois.gov For questions related to unemployment insurance, call 800-244-5631
Military Veterans Priority of Service Are you a member of the United States military or a qualified spouse? Let us know when you contact us! Veterans receive priority of service at the Job Center of Lake County.
Voter Registration Voter registration and resources are available through the Office of the County Clerk. For questions, call 847-377-8683
Grant Disclaimer This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. The product was created by the recipient and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor. See full grant disclaimer here.
Summer Youth Employment Program 2023: apply here!Applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program will be accepted from Tuesday, March 1 to Saturday, April 15. Funded by the Lake County Board, this program will offer young people a meaningful work opportunity for 6 weeks beginning on June 20, 2023. Read on...
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