So. 14 LWIB, Inc is in the process of transitioning from the WIA Act to the new WIOA Act, during this time some links may not work due to updates we are receiving from the state.  Please contact us if you have any questions at Thank you for your patience.


The Southern 14 Workforce Investment Board, Inc. (LWIA #26) is one of Illinois' 26 regional boards established by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA).

The Southern 14 Board is a private, not-for-profit corporation dedicated to providing the highest quality and
most effective workforce development services to the residents in the 14 counties of:


Alexander, Edwards, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Johnson, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne and White

The Board is the grant recipient for Workforce Investment Act Funds and is responsible for oversight and monitoring of the programs operated with those funds.



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