Information for COVID-19 Employers, Jobseekers and Child Care
Having trouble filing an unemployment claim online? Our Unemployment Benefit System online portal is available 24 hours a day but is experiencing a high volume of visitors. We are seeing lower volume on the online portal between 10:00p.m. and 8 a.m. You may want to try back during those hours to file your claim or check the status of your claim.

Councils & Advisory Committees

Learn about the roles and responsibilities of TWC’s Councils and Advisory Committees.

Jobs & Education for Texans (JET) Advisory Board

The JET Advisory Board assists TWC in administering grants for the JET program.

Rehabilitation Council of Texas

The Rehabilitation Council of Texas works with TWC Vocational Rehabilitation programs to develop, agree to and review state goals and priorities.

Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee

The Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee advises TWC on the Works Wonders program.

Business Enterprises of Texas (BET) Elected Committee of Managers

The BET Elected Committee of Managers (ECM) represents managers in the BET program.

Adult Education & Literacy Advisory Committee

The AEL Advisory Committee advises TWC on matters related to the administration of the AEL programs in Texas.