Madera County Workforce Assistance Center in Madera California

Address and phone number for Madera County Workforce Assistance Center, a Unemployment Office, at East Yosemite Avenue, Madera CA.


Name
Madera County Workforce Assistance Center
Address
441 East Yosemite Avenue, Madera, California, 93638
Phone
559-662-4500

About the Madera County Workforce Assistance Center

The Madera County Workforce Assistance Center, located in Madera, CA, is a government agency that oversees California unemployment compensation programs and unemployment insurance. A local branch of the California Department of Labor, the Unemployment Office, issues unemployment benefits to individuals in Madera who have lost their jobs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying for California unemployment benefits
  • Filing an unemployment insurance claim
  • California eligibility for unemployment
  • Rules for receiving unemployment benefits
  • Appealing an unemployment ruling
  • Problems receiving benefits
  • Making an appointment
Madera Unemployment Eligibility

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Madera, workers must meet eligibility requirements. These include a recent earnings history, a valid reason for leaving their last job, and actively looking for employment. In California, some workers do not qualify for unemployment benefits, including the self-employed. In most cases, individuals who are unable to work, those who were fired with cause, and those who turn down job offers may be ineligible for CA unemployment benefits.

Filing for Unemployment in Madera

The Unemployment Office oversees the application process to receive unemployment benefits. The office reviews application materials to ensure workers meet the California unemployment eligibility guidelines. In some cases, applicants may need to make an appointment for an interview. The Madera County Workforce Assistance Center also reviews the reasons for applicants' unemployment to make sure they meet eligibility requirements. Contact Madera County Workforce Assistance Center for more information on filing for unemployment.

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The Madera County Workforce Assistance Center can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Madera, the unemployment benefit calculation aims to replace a percentage of the worker's previous earnings. California caps unemployment benefits at a maximum weekly amount. In Madera County, recipients can collect unemployment benefits for up to 26 weeks, though state or federal guidelines may extend benefits during economic downturns.

Appealing an Unemployment Decision

If the Madera County Workforce Assistance Center denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Madera Unemployment Office offers an appeals process, which may include interviews and hearings. For information on how to appeal a decision, including denied benefits, job search decision, or job training requirements, contact the main office.

California Unemployment

In California, the local Office of Unemployment Compensation, Unemployment Office, and Office of Unemployment Insurance work together to provide unemployment benefits. These offices work with the California Department of Labor to provide unemployment insurance and support for CA residents. In addition to contacting Madera County Workforce Assistance Center, Madera residents can also reach out to the California Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the Madera County Workforce Assistance Center

You may contact the Madera County Workforce Assistance Center by calling 559-662-4500, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Madera County Workforce Assistance Center, 441 East Yosemite Avenue, Madera, California, 93638.


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