Employment

AbilityLinks
535 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 100
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Phone: 630-733-8822
Employment Services for Persons with Disabilities.
AbilityLinks works to help persons with disabilities find jobs. They offer job search consultation, job referrals, educational opportunities and opportunities to network with businesses and job programs.

Bridgeway
2323 Windish Dr., Galesburg, IL. 61401
Phone: 309-344-2323
Locations in Macomb, Pekin, Galesburg, and Kewanee.
Employment Services for Persons with Disabilities.

City of Chicago Employment Services for People with Disabilities
The Employment Services Unit (ESU) of the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities is committed to promoting employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Services include Analysis of Social Security Benefits, Job Training and Placement Referral, MOPD Youth in Transition Summits, and Chicago Concerned Parents & Partners.

Illinois Department of Human Services Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: 800-843-6154

Illinois Individual Placement and Support (IL IPS)
One-stop source on supported employment for Illinois citizens who are receiving mental health treatment, their employers, and service providers.   

Jewish Vocational Service
216 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 855-INFO-JVS

The Job Accommodations Network (JAN)
PO Box 6080, Morgantown, WV 26506-6080
Phone: 800-526-723
Provides free guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. 

New Star
1624 E. 154th St., Dolton, IL 60419
Phone: 708-755-8030
Provides employment, training, and community service resources for people with disabilities.

Office of Disability Employment Policy
U.S. Department of Labor
Frances Perkins Building
200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20210
866-4-USA-DOL

Parents Alliance Employment Project
2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302, Lisle, IL 60532
630-955-2075
Their mission is to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities through individualized employment services.

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Vocational Rehabilitation
541 N. Fairbanks, Mezzanine Level
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-238-6800