The Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board
is part of a national network of organizations involved in workforce preparation and employment. Board activities and programs are designed to meet both the needs of the communities' businesses and the needs of job seekers and those who want to further their careers. The board is comprised of both public and private sector members who work together to fund and support programs targeted at youth, adults, and dislocated workers in a three-county area who are in need of training, career exploration assistance, career counseling, or lay-off assistance. The board manages and oversees funds granted to Grundy, Livingston, and Kankakee Counties through the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act..
The Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) local plan for Grundy, Livingston & Kankakee Counties is available for public comment until June 27, 2016. The plan is available by clicking the below link. Written comments may be submitted to the Workforce Board office, 200 E. Court Street, Suite 506, Kankakee, IL 60901.