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Iowa Unemployment Offices And Career Centers

iowa-unemployment-mapIowa Unemployment Offices And Career Centers provide assistance in filing your claim for unemployment insurance benefits. These benefits are available to you if your have become unemployed through no fault of your own. Keep in mind that benefits are established by Federal law and you have the right to apply for unemployment if you have lost your job.

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Workforce Center
1000 N. Roosevelt Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
3420 University Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50701
Council Bluffs
Workforce Center
300 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Workforce Center
215 North Elm
Creston, IA 50801
Development Center
902 West Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA 52806-5783
Fort Dodge
Iowa Workforce Center
Three Triton Circle
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Workforce Center
217 W 5th Street
Spencer, IA 51301-1087
Workforce Development
619 North Carroll Street
Carroll, IA 51401
Des Moines
Development Center
430 E. Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
680 Main Street
Dubuque, IA 52001
Cedar Rapids
4444 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Sioux City
2508 4th Street
Sioux City, IA 51101
Onestop Center
3405 South Center Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158
Onestop Center
310 West Main
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Mason City
Workforce Development 
600 South Pierce Avenue
Mason City, IA 50401
Iowa City IA
Iowa Workforce
1700 South 1st Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240
Fort Madison
Workforce Development 
933 Avenue H
Fort Madison, IA 52627
Webster City
Workforce Center
403 Elm Street
Webster City, IA 50595
IowaWORKS – Decorah
312 Winnebago Street
Decorah, IA 52101

Iowa Unemployment Benefit Eligibility Requirements

Question of the day:

unemployed_personQ) Hi. I applied for unemployment and I my claim was approved from June ….Will I automatically start drawing on a different time period? 

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  1. retired military and retired from IBM. have own hp laptop and own hp printer
    looking for part time work from home.

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Unemployment Office Tips:

Tips to help you when visiting your local Unemployment Office:

  • Show Up Early: Your local unemployment office can sometimes be crowded. You must understand that there are a lot of people currently looking for work. So you will find a lot of people filing for benefits.
  • Be prepared to wait: With lots of people at your local unemployment office, if you are late you will have to wait. The best way to avoid the long lines is to get to the office early.
  • Be prepared with your Documents: If you are applying for unemployment benefits be sure to take with you all necessary information such as a job release letter, date of last employment and name of the company.
  • Have a Cool Head: With lots of people at your local unemployment office waiting to be seen it’s easy to get frustrated and loose you cool. Remember that counselors are there to assist you. Keeping a cool head and being courteous will help speed the process along.

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