Morris Unemployment Office

Find Morris 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 21.9 miles from Morris 256-352-5538


Blountsville Career Center 68644 Main Street Blountsville AL 35031 25.9 miles from Morris 205-429-4311

Jasper Career Center 2604 Viking Drive Jasper AL 35501 26.1 miles from Morris 205-221-2576

Bessemer Career Center 1100 9th Avenue Southwest Bessemer AL 35022 27.9 miles from Morris 205-929-3501

Pell City Career Center PO Box 1045 Pell AL 35125 33.7 miles from Morris 205-338-5440

Alabaster Career Center 109 Plaza Circle Alabaster AL 35007 36.5 miles from Morris 205-663-2542

Talladega Career Center 1005 South Street East Talladega AL 35160 46.7 miles from Morris 256-480-2109

Gadsden Career Center 216 North 5th Street Gadsden AL 35901 49.5 miles from Morris 256-546-4667

Albertville Career Center 5920 U.s. 431 Albertville AL 35950 50.1 miles from Morris 256-878-3031

About Morris Unemployment Offices

Morris Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Alabama State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Morris, AL. Morris 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 Morris unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Alabama unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Morris Unemployment

Morris Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Morris Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Morris 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 Morris 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

Morris 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 Morris

Morris 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. Morris 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

Morris 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.