Information for COVID-19 FAQ, Employers, Jobseekers, Self-Employed, Child Care and Unemployed After Returning to Work Guidance
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COVID-19 Resources for Local Workforce Development Boards


At the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), the health and well-being of our employers, employees and communities is our top priority. We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be experiencing surrounding coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and are committed to responding to our customers’ needs as the situation evolves.

Note: All information regarding COVID-19 is subject to change at any time due to the changing nature of the pandemic. Please revisit this page regularly for updates.

On Friday, March 13, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster for Texas. TWC is working with federal, state, and local government officials and agencies to help manage the COVID-19 pandemic.

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring the pandemic and partnering with health agencies and health care providers to contain the spread of the illness and help people deal with its effects.

  • For the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic, see the CDC website
  • For the most up-to-date information on the US Government’s response, see the website

Have questions regarding COVID-19 and your business? Read our Employer FAQs.


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In the advent of the Coronavirus outbreak, TWC is making available a COVID-19 resource guide for Local Workforce Development Boards. 

Please be aware that the content within this resource guide is subject to change as the situation warrants. Any change to this resource page will be accompanied with a GovDelivery notification broadcast to Workforce Development Boards and Stakeholders.

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COVID-19 Office Updates

Due to the spread of COVID-19, Workforce Solutions Offices across the state have had to adjust schedules and availability. Some offices have moved to offer virtual services or limited public access. The list below is updated as office status changes occur. Please check back to make sure your information is up-to-date.

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