TANF Work First Program

UFC's Work First Program provides services for clients who receive or formerly received Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and/or other low income individuals. 

Work First enables clients to gain work skills and become self sufficient by addressing barriers to employment through comprehensive case management.

Program activities involve: 

  • Enhancing job skills and helping the search for employment 
  • Assignment to a work site, vocation training or basic education 
  • Transportation or special clothing expenses 
  • Customer service training upon intake 
  • Academic testing 
  • Child care

*Referrals from local offices of the Illinois Department of Human Services

Program Contact: Dr Audra Rowe, 881-1711, ext. 1175