A) I’m sorry to hear that you’re having trouble with your unemployment claim. You can call (844) 224-5818 (Option 1) for assistance with your unemployment claim or for questions about your unemployment benefits. If you prefer to submit a ticket to the Help Desk about your issues, you may click on the Help Desk link during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Central time)
If you need additional help with your unemployment, there are several steps you can take:
File for unemployment benefits: You can file for unemployment benefits online at the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development website. Make sure you have all the required information and documents before you begin the application process.
Check the status of your claim: Once you have filed for unemployment benefits, you can check the status of your claim online or by calling the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
Follow the guidelines: Make sure you follow all the guidelines and requirements set forth by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development for receiving unemployment benefits. Failure to comply with these requirements could result in the denial or termination of your benefits.
Keep track of your job search: As a requirement for receiving unemployment benefits, you must actively seek employment. Keep a record of your job search activities, including the companies you have applied to, the dates of your applications, and any interviews you have had.
Attend job fairs and workshops: The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development offers job fairs and workshops to help job seekers find employment. Attend these events to learn about job openings and receive career advice.
Seek additional resources: If you need additional assistance, consider reaching out to organizations in your community that provide job training and placement services. You can also seek the advice of a professional career counselor.
Remember to be persistent and proactive in your job search. With effort and determination, you can find new employment and get back on your feet.