North Cities One-Stop Career Center in Berkeley California

Address and phone number for North Cities One-Stop Career Center, an Unemployment Office, at Bonita Avenue, Berkeley CA.


Name
North Cities One-Stop Career Center
Address
1918 Bonita Avenue, Berkeley, California, 94704
Phone
510-982-7128

About the North Cities One-Stop Career Center

The North Cities One-Stop Career Center, located in Berkeley, 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 Berkeley 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
Berkeley Unemployment Eligibility

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Berkeley, 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 Berkeley

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 North Cities One-Stop Career Center also reviews the reasons for applicants' unemployment to make sure they meet eligibility requirements. Contact North Cities One-Stop Career Center for more information on filing for unemployment.

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The North Cities One-Stop Career Center can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Berkeley, 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 Alameda 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 North Cities One-Stop Career Center denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Berkeley 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 North Cities One-Stop Career Center, Berkeley residents can also reach out to the California Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the North Cities One-Stop Career Center

You may contact the North Cities One-Stop Career Center by calling 510-982-7128, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: North Cities One-Stop Career Center, 1918 Bonita Avenue, Berkeley, California, 94704.


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