Services for Job Seekers and the Unemployed

File for an Unemployment Claim Online - Unemployment claims are filed through the Virginia Employment Commission.  In order to file for Unemployment Insurance (UI) you must have been separated from your employer or have had your hours reduced. 

VEC Services for Job Seekers - The Virginia Employment Commission provides services to workers that include job referral and placement, referral to training, and job search skill building activities.

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