The Workforce Development Division has developed
partnerships and collaborations with community colleges, community based
organizations, economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, and other
stakeholders. Involvement of these
partnerships in WIOA policy development has created an infrastructure that
provides essential services to both potential employees and employers. By providing employment assistance and
training to employees, the Workforce Development Division provides businesses
with a well-trained and well-prepared skilled workforce that contributes
extensively to the productivity of industries.
As a result, employees and businesses support the economic development
of the local workforce area.
The Workforce Development Division is a partner in the
Illinois workNet system.