Worksource Oregon Employment Department in Bend Oregon

Address and phone number for Worksource Oregon Employment Department, a Unemployment Office, at Northeast Forbes Road, Bend OR.

Worksource Oregon Employment Department
1645 Northeast Forbes Road, Bend, Oregon, 97701

About the Worksource Oregon Employment Department

The Worksource Oregon Employment Department, located in Bend, OR, is a government agency that oversees Oregon unemployment compensation programs and unemployment insurance. A local branch of the Oregon Department of Labor, the Unemployment Office, issues unemployment benefits to individuals in Bend who have lost their jobs.

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

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Bend, 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 Oregon, 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 OR unemployment benefits.

Filing for Unemployment in Bend

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

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The Worksource Oregon Employment Department can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Bend, the unemployment benefit calculation aims to replace a percentage of the worker's previous earnings. Oregon caps unemployment benefits at a maximum weekly amount. In Deschutes 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 Worksource Oregon Employment Department denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Bend 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.

Oregon Unemployment

In Oregon, the local Office of Unemployment Compensation, Unemployment Office, and Office of Unemployment Insurance work together to provide unemployment benefits. These offices work with the Oregon Department of Labor to provide unemployment insurance and support for OR residents. In addition to contacting Worksource Oregon Employment Department, Bend residents can also reach out to the Oregon Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the Worksource Oregon Employment Department

You may contact the Worksource Oregon Employment Department by calling 541-388-6070, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Worksource Oregon Employment Department, 1645 Northeast Forbes Road, Bend, Oregon, 97701.

Map of Worksource Oregon Employment Department in Bend Oregon

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