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Employment For Ex Offenders

 

Under Mayor Daley the city of Chicago has developed a WorkNet partnership of organizations that are comitted to working with ex offenders and helping them get back in the workforce. Without a job many ex offenders will become new offenders so if you or someone you know could benefit from these services please contact the Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development at  312-746-7777 or one of the following centers.

Career Advancement Network
20 E. Jackson, Suite 1500
312-356-9159 

Chicago Career Center
11004 S. Michigan
773-233-4364    

The CARA Program
703 W. Monroe
 312-798-3308 
 

Chicago Christian Industrial League
2750 W. Roosevelt
773-435-8424 

Chicago Federation of Labor
130 E. Randolph
312-565-9431 

Chicagoland Youth and Adult Training Center
6301 S. Halsted
773-783-0441 

Community Assistance Program
435 W. 119th
773-468-1993 

Goodwill Industries
2435-37 W. 63rd
773-863-6030 

Greater West Town Project
790 N. Milwaukee
312-432-1300  312

Heartland Alliance
1525 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
773-624-6148 

Howard Area Community Center
1623 W. Howard
773-262-3515 

Illinois Manufacturing Foundation
2101 S. Kedzie
773-277-2343 

Inspiration Corporation
4554 N. Broadway, Suite 207
773-878-0981 

3726 W. Flournoy
773-638-1825 

Phalanx
4628 W. Washington Blvd.
773-261-5800 

571 W. Jackson
312-922-2200 

St. Leonard’s Ministries
2100 W. Warren
312-738-1414 

St. Sabina/Catholic Bishop of Chicago
7909 S. Racine
773-783-3760 

Westside Health Authority
5816 W. Division St.
773-786-0226    

Woodlawn Preservation
6101 S. Evans
773-324-0619 

Programs for Women

   The Enterprising Kitchen
   4426 N. Ravenswood
   773-506-3880  773-506-3880  or
   1014 N. Hamlin
   773-342-88384 

-Erik

Need Job Training? Get It In Chicago!

Chicago Workforce Centers

Chicago Workforce Centers

The City of Chicago has 5 Workforce Centers for residents. These centers have a digital catalogue of both local and national job openings. They also offer presentations on resume writing and interviewing, as well as basic job training courses. Take advantage of the opportunity to be better prepared!

Chicago Workforce Center – Northside
4740 N. Sheridan
773-334-4747
TTY: 773-334-9804
Orientation: 9:00am – Monday through Thursday

Chicago Workforce Center – Garfield
10 S. Kedzie, Room 134
773-722-3885
TTY: 773-722-6081
Orientation: 9:00am – Monday through Thursday

Chicago Workforce Center – Pilsen
1657 S. Blue Island
312-243-5100
TTY: 312-738-0766
Orientation: 8:30am – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

Chicago Workforce Center – Mid-South
4314 S. Cottage Grove
773-538-5627
TTY: 773-538-8260
Orientation: 8:45am – Monday through Thursday

Chicago Workforce Center – Southwest
7500 S. Pulaski, Bldg 100
773-884-7000
TTY: 773-884-0269
Orientation: 8:30am – Monday through Thursday

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