The following information can help people who were in prison to find assistance:
Visit the Document Tab above for documents related to Re-Entry Services.Find a resource room
IDES and Illinois workNet sites provide Ex-offender services. Get help preparing and searching for a job. Learn about services such as financial aid and child care. These are free services for Illinois residents. Not all resource rooms have these services, be sure check to see that they offer services that you need.
Explore events in your area. Go to the Illinois workNet News and Events page. Enter your ZIP code to find local workshops and job fairs.