Goodwill is a proud partner of The Workforce Connection, our area’s workforce system.

The Workforce Connection

Visit The Workforce Connection in Rockford, Freeport, or Belvidere and get job seeking services such as:

  • Job listings from local employers
  • Computer lab for training or employment needs
  • Workshops to help build skills
  • Funds for training and credential programs
  • Assistance with employment

Questions? Call us at (815)847-7574 or visit theworkforceconnection.org

Rockford
303 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 847-7574

Freeport
27 W Stephenson St, Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 235-1801

Belvidere
998 Belvidere Rd, Belvidere, IL 61008
(815) 547-9616

Upcoming Events

Rockford Location

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop

December 4th, 11th and 18th – (10am-12pm)

Get your cover letter and/or resume updated or create a new one

Adult Education/Literacy Services

December 5th, 12th and 19th – (8am to 12pm)

Learn how to get your GED or about ESL classes

Information Session

December 5th, 12th and 19th – (2pm to 4pm)

Learn about our programs and get enrolled

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

December 6th, 13th and 20th – (10am to 12pm)

Brush up on your computer skills with the help of our staff

Job Club

December 6th and 20th (1pm to 3pm)

Come get job leads and help with your job search

DHS

December 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th – (9am to 12pm)

Get information about services with Human Services

DRS

December 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th

Get information about services with Vocational Rehabilitation

Elevate Program Orientation

December 1st, 8th and 15th

Learn about this exciting program designed for youth ages 17-24

Re-Entry Program

December 19th (2pm)

Assistance for individuals with criminal conviction seeking employment

Interviewing Skills Workshop

December 13th (2pm to 3pm)

Learn techniques from Human Resource professionals to master your interview

Illinois Job Link Workshop

December 14th and 28th (2pm to 3pm)

Learn how to effectively use this great online job search tool

Freeport Location

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

December 4th, 11th and 18th – (2pm to 4pm)

Brush up on your computer skills with the help of our staff

Resume Building Workshop

December 12th – (2pm)

Get your resume updated or create a new one at this hands-on workshop

Unemployment Assistance

December 6th, 13th and 20th – (8:30am to 4:30pm)

Get assistance with unemployment and Illinois Job Link

Job Club

December 7th and 21st – (2pm to 4pm)

Come learn about job leads and job seeking tips

Belvidere Location

Currently no programs scheduled at this location