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Youthfutures is an online directory of resources available to young adults in the metro Chicago region.

Use this tool to find youth-focused career and employment preparation programs and social and educational services.

WIRE

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Sponsored by the Chicago Jobs Council, the Workforce Information and Resource Exchange provides information on training and service providers in the metropolitan Chicago region.

The WIRE is designed to support frontline providers, advocates, policy makers, and other workforce development stakeholders in Chicago and Illinois. Click here to learn more

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Links to Useful Websites

The Workforce Boards of Metropolitan Chicago is a regional workforce investment consortium. To succeed in our efforts to improve the metropolitan Chicago region's workforce system, we coordinate with other agencies on both the local and national levels.

Below are several links to such organizations' workforce development websites.

Bureau of the Census

www.census.gov

Federal Statistics

www.fedstats.gov

Federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA)

www.usdoj.gov/crt/508/508law.html

Illinois Department on Aging

www.state.il.us/aging

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

www.illinoisbiz.biz

Illinois Department of Employment Security

www.ides.state.il.us

Illinois Department of Labor

www.state.il.us/agency/idol

Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs

www.state.il.us/agency/dva

Illinois Industrial Commission

www.state.il.us/agency/iic

Illinois Work Information

www.ilworkinfo.com

Illinois Workforce Development Website

www.ilworkforce.org

Illinois Workforce Investment Boards

www.ilworkforce.org

Labor Market Information

www.lmi.ides.state.il.us

National Association of Workforce Boards

www.nawb.org

Social Security Administration

www.ssa.gov

U.S. Department of Labor

www.dol.gov

US Department of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics

www.bls.gov

US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration

www.doleta.gov

Veterans Benefits Administration

www.vba.va.gov

Welfare-to-Work

www.opm.gov/wtw