The Dislocated Workers Center is a branch of the local integrated workforce system providing employment related services to both employers and job seekers under Title I of the Workforce Investment Act. Our main office is at Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby, IL and our offices serve Lee, Bureau, Putnam and LaSalle counties. Individuals served at the Center can enroll in college training programs and/or receive job search assistance.
For employers, the Center offers referrals, pre-screening of applicants, and on-the-job training. All professional services are at no expense to either the business or individual and are completely confidential
To view the Illinois Certified Providing List in order to see what training options are available to you through the Dislocated Workers Center visit iwds.state.il.us/iwdshome.html (Click on Consumer Info to begin viewing the list).
If you are a participant in the Dislocated Workers Program and are attending training through our program please review the following links:
If you are currently job searching please review the following helpful links:
Are you wondering if you may be eligible for the Dislocated Workers program? If so, check the eligibility requirements.
The Dislocated Workers Center at SVCC is located in Room 1M13 (next to the Theatre), ext 371.
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.