East Point Unemployment Office

Find East Point Alabama unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.

Hanceville Career Center PO Box 1087 Hanceville AL 35077 9.0 miles from East Point 256-352-5538

Blountsville Career Center 68644 Main Street Blountsville AL 35031 14.0 miles from East Point 205-429-4311

Decatur Career Center 1819 Bassett Avenue Southeast Decatur AL 35601 28.6 miles from East Point 256-355-0142

Albertville Career Center 5920 U.s. 431 Albertville AL 35950 34.8 miles from East Point 256-878-3031

Jasper Career Center 2604 Viking Drive Jasper AL 35501 35.4 miles from East Point 205-221-2576

Huntsville Career Center 2535 Sparkman Drive Northwest Huntsville AL 35810 41.0 miles from East Point 256-851-0537

Gadsden Career Center 216 North 5th Street Gadsden AL 35901 46.7 miles from East Point 256-546-4667

Haleyville Career Center 2010 9th Avenue Haleyville AL 35565 47.6 miles from East Point 205-486-4154

Pell City Career Center PO Box 1045 Pell AL 35125 53.1 miles from East Point 205-338-5440

Scottsboro Career Center 23123 John T Reid Parkway Scottsboro AL 35768 53.8 miles from East Point 256-574-1720

Phil Campbell Career Center 2080 College Road Phil Campbell AL 35581 55.5 miles from East Point 256-331-6285

About East Point Unemployment Offices

East Point Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Alabama State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in East Point, AL. East Point unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for East Point unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Alabama unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
East Point Unemployment

East Point Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the East Point Office of Unemployment Compensation, the East Point Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Alabama Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout AL.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive East Point Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in Alabama.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

East Point Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in East Point

East Point Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. East Point Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

East Point Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate Alabama Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.