Kankakee Workforce Services

Were you temporarily or permanently laid off because of COVID-19? OR Are you self-employed & became unemployed/significantly underemployed as a result of COVID-19? Disaster Recovery & Employment Grants are available. See if you qualify.
WIOA offices are open on a limited basis—by appointment. To make an appointment, see contact info under 'Locations & Hours' on this page.
You could be eligible for up to $10,000 for career training to help with things like transportation, books, & supplies.


Workshops & Events

Kankakee Workforce Services offers a variety of resources and workshops. Check our calendar for upcoming events.
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Eligibility Survey

Complete our questionnaire so WIOA can offer the most appropriate services for your needs.
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Career Training

Are you underemployed or unemployed? Have you exhausted your unemployment benefits? You could be eligible for up to $10,000 in career training.
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Tim Boone

After almost 16 years on the same job and at my age, I was really nervous when the plant announced they were closing, but the Trade Program helped me regain my confidence and find a new career path.

 - Tim Boone

Locations & Hours

Kankakee Workforce Services

KCC North Extension Center
450 N Kinzie Ave
Bradley, IL 60915
Phone: 815-802-8963
Fax: 815-935-9610
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Grundy Workforce Services

725 School St., Door 27
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: 815-942-0566
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Livingston Workforce Services

211 East Madison Street Room 222
Pontiac, IL 61764
Phone: 309-268-8280
Fax: 815-842-1379
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board

200 E. Court St., Suite 506
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815-935-0074
Fax: 815-936-3766

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Dana Washington


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Kristney Vaulx
Young Adult Program Coordinator


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Karen Ridgway
Administrative Assistant


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Darcy Stomberg


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Marlana Hunter
Career Planner


Kankakee Workforce Services - An Illinois workNet® Center. A proud partner of the AmericanJobCenter® network.

​All Programs are Equal Opportunity Employer Programs, and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Local Equal Opportunity Officer: Laura Siemsen, 815-935-0074.