Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center in Los Angeles California

Address and phone number for Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center, an Unemployment Office, at Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA.

Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center
3550 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, 90010

About the Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center

The Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center, located in Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles 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
Los Angeles Unemployment Eligibility

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles

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 Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center also reviews the reasons for applicants' unemployment to make sure they meet eligibility requirements. Contact Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center for more information on filing for unemployment.

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles 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 Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Los Angeles 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 Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center, Los Angeles residents can also reach out to the California Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center

You may contact the Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center by calling 213-365-9829, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Center, 3550 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, 90010.

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