Put Illinois to Work is a program created by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois Department of Human Services. This program, utilizing state funds and federal stimulus dollars, will be administered in partnership with Heartland Human Care Services, Inc® (HHCS) and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to provide subsidized wages for eligible unemployed, low-income parents and young adults throughout Illinois. Employers offering entry-level positions are needed to host subsidized workers for up to six months, ending September 30, 2010.
Benefits offered by Put Illinois to Work include:
■ NO wage expenses for employers
■ The opportunity to train new workers on your unique internal processes/procedures
■ The option to hire skilled workers after September 30, 2010
For all the details, visit http://www.putillinoistowork.illinois.gov/