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Illinois Department of Employment Security

  Agency Contact Information:
Phone: 800.244.5631
Website: http://www.ides.illinois.gov
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Kankakee/ Bradley IDES
150 N. Kinzie Ave,
Bradley, IL
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Illinois Employment Service
Description: The purpose of the Illinois Employment Security is to help you find a job. To qualify for unemployment insurance benefits, you must register for work with the Employment Service and you must report to the office whenever you are asked to do so. If you do not, your benefits may be affected. To help you find employment, some specialized services are available if needed. They include assistance for veterans (including preferential referrals to jobs); selective placement of workers with disabilities and counseling of workers with special problems.
Website: www.IDES.STATE.IL.US

Service/program name: Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Description: Unemployment insurance is a State of Illinois-operated insurance program designed to partially compensate you for loss of wages when you are out of work. Like fire, accident, health and other types of insurance, it is for an emergency: when you are temporarily or permanently out of a job or if you work less than full time because of lack of work.
Website: www.IDES.STATE.IL.US

Service/program name: Illinois Skills Match
Description: Find a perfect job match for your skills.
Website: www.illinoisskillsmatch.com

Service/program name: Veteran Services
Description: IDES offices have Veteran Employment Representatives to assist with job search, training, and other veterans' benefits.Job search assistance includes resume preparation,resource materials,job search workshops,interviewing techniques,internet access, labor market information, and self assessment, and veterans' grants.
Website: www.IDES.STATE.IL.US

Service/program name: Illinois Employment and Training Center
Description: Across the state Illinois Employment and Training Centers (IETC) form a network consolidating employment and training services and assist all types of employers from small businesses to large corporations.CareerOneStop
Website: www.servicelocator.org

Service/program name: Workforce and Career Information
Description: One Source, your gateway to workforce and career information, offers a variety of career exploration products for elementary, middle and high school students and adults. Current and historical workforce and occupational information for employers and job seekers is available. Labor market reports can be viewed online.
Website: www.ilworkinfo.com

Service/program name: Illinois Job Search
Description: Helps identify job openings and lists resumes.
Website: https://ilinoisjobblink.illinois.gov
  General Information:
Description: Provides employment services for the jobless as well as the under-employed, matching employer labor needs with the skills of job seekers.
Agency Type: State

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