Sanford Unemployment Office

Find Sanford 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.


Andalusia Career Center 1000 Dannelly Blvd Andalusia AL 36420 4.7 miles from Sanford 334-881-2304


Luverne Career Center 886 Glenwood Road Luverne AL 36049 29.3 miles from Sanford 334-335-2300

Enterprise Career Center 2021 Boll Weevil Circle Enterprise AL 36330 30.7 miles from Sanford 334-347-0044

JobsPlus One Stop Career Center 212 Wilson Street North Crestview FL 32536 38.7 miles from Sanford 850-689-7823

Greenville Career Center 117 West Commerce Street Greenville AL 36037 39.0 miles from Sanford 334-382-3128

Brewton Career Center 1023 Douglas Avenue Brewton AL 36426 41.5 miles from Sanford 251-867-4376

Troy Career Center 1023 South Brundidge Street Troy AL 36081 42.6 miles from Sanford 334-566-3920

JobsPlus One Stop Career Center 171 Highway 83 DeFuniak Springs FL 32433 43.2 miles from Sanford 850-892-8668

Escarosa Career Center-Century 8120 North Century Boulevard Century FL 32535 55.5 miles from Sanford 850-256-6259

About Sanford Unemployment Offices

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

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

Sanford 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 Sanford

Sanford 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. Sanford 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

Sanford 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.