Department of Employment Services

Department of Employment Services The Department of Employment Services fosters economic development and growth in the District of Columbia by providing workforce development services, linking employers to job seekers, compensating eligible unemployed and injured workers, and promoting safe and healthy workplaces.

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Up to 6 weeks of medical leave benefits are available to all private-sector workers in the District. To learn more about...
10/01/2021

Up to 6 weeks of medical leave benefits are available to all private-sector workers in the District. To learn more about qualifying medical conditions visit dcpaidfamilyleave.dc.gov or call the Customer Navigation Center at 202-724-7000. #DCPaidFamilyLeave

Up to 6 weeks of medical leave benefits are available to all private-sector workers in the District. To learn more about qualifying medical conditions visit dcpaidfamilyleave.dc.gov or call the Customer Navigation Center at 202-724-7000. #DCPaidFamilyLeave

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA
10/01/2021

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA

The American Job Center is open for appointments for unemployment, paid family leave, and workforce development services...
10/01/2021

The American Job Center is open for appointments for unemployment, paid family leave, and workforce development services, but you can still reach us by phone at (202) 724-7000! Schedule your appointment here: does.dc.gov

The American Job Center is open for appointments for unemployment, paid family leave, and workforce development services, but you can still reach us by phone at (202) 724-7000! Schedule your appointment here: does.dc.gov

Congratulations to our Director Unique Morris-Hughes for being elected one of the 15 2022 new NASWA Board of Directors. ...
09/30/2021

Congratulations to our Director Unique Morris-Hughes for being elected one of the 15 2022 new NASWA Board of Directors. We are honored to have our director represent the District and our agency.

Congratulations to our Director Unique Morris-Hughes for being elected one of the 15 2022 new NASWA Board of Directors. We are honored to have our director represent the District and our agency.

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, M...
09/30/2021

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit es.does.dc.gov for more information.

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit es.does.dc.gov for more information.

Clientes de habla hispana, sabía que usted puede acceder información sobre sus derechos laborales, la Licencia Familiar ...
09/30/2021

Clientes de habla hispana, sabía que usted puede acceder información sobre sus derechos laborales, la Licencia Familiar Pagada, el programa de verano para jóvenes y solicitar el Seguro de Desempleo por medio de nuestra página DOES en español. Visite es.does.dc.gov/

Clientes de habla hispana, sabía que usted puede acceder información sobre sus derechos laborales, la Licencia Familiar Pagada, el programa de verano para jóvenes y solicitar el Seguro de Desempleo por medio de nuestra página DOES en español. Visite es.does.dc.gov/

Does your company have a workplace safety program in place to keep your workers safe? If not, call 202-671-1800 or visit...
09/29/2021

Does your company have a workplace safety program in place to keep your workers safe? If not, call 202-671-1800 or visit bit.ly/DCOSH so that DC Office of Occupational Safety and Health can help.

Does your company have a workplace safety program in place to keep your workers safe? If not, call 202-671-1800 or visit bit.ly/DCOSH so that DC Office of Occupational Safety and Health can help.

Did you know? Both claimant and employers can now access UI information through a mobile device. For more information, v...
09/29/2021

Did you know? Both claimant and employers can now access UI information through a mobile device. For more information, visit DCNetworks.org

Did you know? Both claimant and employers can now access UI information through a mobile device. For more information, visit DCNetworks.org

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA
09/29/2021

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA

Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) at bit.ly/DOESPUA

After September 4, 2021, DOES will continue to process claims that were timely filed and include periods of unemployment...
09/28/2021

After September 4, 2021, DOES will continue to process claims that were timely filed and include periods of unemployment that ended on or before September 4, 2021. Claimants who are found eligible will receive benefits for properly reported weeks. Visit bit.ly/3hWGt2k

After September 4, 2021, DOES will continue to process claims that were timely filed and include periods of unemployment that ended on or before September 4, 2021. Claimants who are found eligible will receive benefits for properly reported weeks. Visit bit.ly/3hWGt2k

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP at  bit.ly/DOESUIWe...
09/27/2021

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP at bit.ly/DOESUIWebinar

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP at bit.ly/DOESUIWebinar

DCIA is one of many programs offered at DOES that makes an impact in the District. With infrastructure jobs in high dema...
09/27/2021

DCIA is one of many programs offered at DOES that makes an impact in the District. With infrastructure jobs in high demand, DCIA is on the forefront of job readiness training & putting District residents back to work. Visit bit.ly/DOESDCIA. for more info.

DCIA is one of many programs offered at DOES that makes an impact in the District. With infrastructure jobs in high demand, DCIA is on the forefront of job readiness training & putting District residents back to work. Visit bit.ly/DOESDCIA. for more info.

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, M...
09/22/2021

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit DOES en español for more information.

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit DOES en español for more information.

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES ...
09/22/2021

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES en español. Visite el siguiente enlace para más información es.does.dc.gov/

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES en español. Visite el siguiente enlace para más información es.does.dc.gov/

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and p...
09/22/2021

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at
bit.ly/DCWFW

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at
bit.ly/DCWFW

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los p...
09/22/2021

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los programas de la fuerza laboral del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo (DOES) y proporcionar un foro virtual de colaboración para que las organizaciones comunitarias, el gobierno y los socios compartan recursos. Regístrese en bit.ly/DCWFW

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los programas de la fuerza laboral del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo (DOES) y proporcionar un foro virtual de colaboración para que las organizaciones comunitarias, el gobierno y los socios compartan recursos. Regístrese en bit.ly/DCWFW

¡No se lo pierda! La capacidad financiera puede ayudarle a superar las dificultades para una administración eficaz de su...
09/21/2021

¡No se lo pierda! La capacidad financiera puede ayudarle a superar las dificultades para una administración eficaz de su dinero. Este taller del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo ( DOES) le ayudará con los objetivos financieros a través de una serie de 3 clases. Consulte la página web. Visite bit.ly/DOESDCAJC para más información

¡No se lo pierda! La capacidad financiera puede ayudarle a superar las dificultades para una administración eficaz de su dinero. Este taller del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo ( DOES) le ayudará con los objetivos financieros a través de una serie de 3 clases. Consulte la página web. Visite bit.ly/DOESDCAJC para más información

Don’t miss out! Financial capability can help you overcome barriers to effective money management! This DOES workshop wi...
09/21/2021

Don’t miss out! Financial capability can help you overcome barriers to effective money management! This DOES workshop will assist you with financial goals through a 3-class series. Check it out! Visit bit.ly/DOESDCAJC for more info.

Don’t miss out! Financial capability can help you overcome barriers to effective money management! This DOES workshop will assist you with financial goals through a 3-class series. Check it out! Visit bit.ly/DOESDCAJC for more info.

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and p...
09/21/2021

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at
bit.ly/DCWFW

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at
bit.ly/DCWFW

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los p...
09/21/2021

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los programas de la fuerza laboral del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo (DOES) y proporcionar un foro virtual de colaboración para que las organizaciones comunitarias, el gobierno y los socios compartan recursos. Regístrese en bit.ly/DCWFW

La misión de Miércoles de Fuerza Laboral es dar a conocer a la comunidad los Centros de Atención al Cliente (AJC), los programas de la fuerza laboral del Departamento de Servicios de Empleo (DOES) y proporcionar un foro virtual de colaboración para que las organizaciones comunitarias, el gobierno y los socios compartan recursos. Regístrese en bit.ly/DCWFW

Do you have a financial goal? Want to learn how to make your money work for you? DOES now offers a NEW financial educati...
09/17/2021

Do you have a financial goal? Want to learn how to make your money work for you? DOES now offers a NEW financial education workshop series: Financial Capability! This series empowers District residents to build a better financial future! Register TODAY at bit.ly/DOESDCAJC

Do you have a financial goal? Want to learn how to make your money work for you? DOES now offers a NEW financial education workshop series: Financial Capability! This series empowers District residents to build a better financial future! Register TODAY at bit.ly/DOESDCAJC

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most q...
09/17/2021

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most questions can be handled by our customer naviation center at (202) 724-7000.

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most questions can be handled by our customer naviation center at (202) 724-7000.

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and p...
09/16/2021

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at bit.ly/DCWFW

Workforce Wednesday's mission is to raise community awareness of the American Job Centers, DOES workforce programs and provide a collaborative virtual forum for community-based organizations, government, and partners to share resources. Register at bit.ly/DCWFW

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES ...
09/16/2021

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES en español. Visite el siguiente enlace para más información es.does.dc.gov/

Nuestros clientes de habla hispana pueden acceder a información sobre recursos de capacitación laboral y empleo en DOES en español. Visite el siguiente enlace para más información es.does.dc.gov/

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, M...
09/16/2021

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit DOES en español for more information.

Spanish speaking customers: Did you know that you can access information regarding employment laws, Paid Family Leave, MBSYEP, and file for Unemployment Compensation through our Spanish website, DOES en español. Visit DOES en español for more information.

#SaveTheDate for #Pathways2HumanServicesCareers! A series of prep sessions and recruitment events giving #DC residents #...
09/16/2021

#SaveTheDate for #Pathways2HumanServicesCareers! A series of prep sessions and recruitment events giving #DC residents #AFairShot at #careers in #humanservices #GetPrepared for the recruitment event from September 28 to October 1. http://bit.ly/DHS-DOES-CareerWorkshops

#SaveTheDate for #Pathways2HumanServicesCareers! A series of prep sessions and recruitment events giving #DC residents #AFairShot at #careers in #humanservices #GetPrepared for the recruitment event from September 28 to October 1. http://bit.ly/DHS-DOES-CareerWorkshops

Congratulations to the 6th DC Infrastructure Academy and PepcoConnect graduating class. #WhyWeWork #DCIA
09/15/2021

Congratulations to the 6th DC Infrastructure Academy and
PepcoConnect graduating class. #WhyWeWork #DCIA

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP for TODAY's webinar...
09/14/2021

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP for TODAY's webinar at bit.ly/DOESUIWebinar

Register for The Office of Unemployment Compensation weekly webinar and live Q&A session today! RSVP for TODAY's webinar at bit.ly/DOESUIWebinar

The DC Office of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) wants to ensure that employers have safe workspaces for their empl...
09/14/2021

The DC Office of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) wants to ensure that employers have safe workspaces for their employees. We can help you put a plan in place for FREE! Call our office at 202-671-1800 or visit bit.ly/DCOSH for more information.

The DC Office of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) wants to ensure that employers have safe workspaces for their employees. We can help you put a plan in place for FREE! Call our office at 202-671-1800 or visit bit.ly/DCOSH for more information.

This week is my Annual Maternal & Infant Health Summit! It'll build on DC's continued commitment to ensure the health of...
09/13/2021

This week is my Annual Maternal & Infant Health Summit! It'll build on DC's continued commitment to ensure the health of women, infants, and families. Join us for the in-person kick-off Wednesday, September 15th at the Washington Convention Center.

RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/MIHSummit21

This week is my Annual Maternal & Infant Health Summit! It'll build on DC's continued commitment to ensure the health of women, infants, and families. Join us for the in-person kick-off Wednesday, September 15th at the Washington Convention Center.

RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/MIHSummit21

Have you filed your weekly unemployment claim yet? You may still be eligible to file for unemployment insurance for the ...
09/11/2021

Have you filed your weekly unemployment claim yet? You may still be eligible to file for unemployment insurance for the week ending September 4, 2021. There is still time! Go to dcnetworks.org

Have you filed your weekly unemployment claim yet? You may still be eligible to file for unemployment insurance for the week ending September 4, 2021. There is still time! Go to dcnetworks.org

The Pathways to Human Services hiring event is coming soon! Are you Ready? Join DHS and DOES for free virtual Resume and...
09/10/2021

The Pathways to Human Services hiring event is coming soon! Are you Ready? Join DHS and DOES for free virtual Resume and Interview Skills Workshops Tue 9/14 at 10AM & Thur 9/16 at 1PM. Register at bit.ly/DHS-DOES-CareerWorkshops

The Pathways to Human Services hiring event is coming soon! Are you Ready? Join DHS and DOES for free virtual Resume and Interview Skills Workshops Tue 9/14 at 10AM & Thur 9/16 at 1PM. Register at bit.ly/DHS-DOES-CareerWorkshops

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most q...
09/10/2021

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most questions can be handled by our customer naviation center at (202) 724-7000.

New appointments for the American Job Center will be made available every Friday morning at 10 am. As a reminder, most questions can be handled by our customer naviation center at (202) 724-7000.

Have questions about the new work search requirements that went into effect on August 30? Check out our website at bit.l...
09/09/2021

Have questions about the new work search requirements that went into effect on August 30? Check out our website at bit.ly/DOESWSR for more information.

Have questions about the new work search requirements that went into effect on August 30? Check out our website at bit.ly/DOESWSR for more information.

Based upon the size of the employer, DC employees are entitled to 3, 5 or 7 days of sick leave. Visit bit.ly/DOES4Employ...
09/07/2021

Based upon the size of the employer, DC employees are entitled to 3, 5 or 7 days of sick leave. Visit bit.ly/DOES4Employers for more info on ASSLA and other labor laws.

Based upon the size of the employer, DC employees are entitled to 3, 5 or 7 days of sick leave. Visit bit.ly/DOES4Employers for more info on ASSLA and other labor laws.

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