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Putting Texans Back to Work

On Nov. 1, 2020, TWC reinstated work search requirements. Current requirements vary by county. View required work searches in your county.

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Access the state’s premier job site via our new streamlined portal.

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Job Fairs

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Build Your Skills

TWC partnered with Metrix Learning to bring Texans over 5,000 online courses. If you already have a WorkinTexas account, sign up via your account. If not, use the Metrix Portal

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Apply for Unemployment Insurance

Apply for Unemployment

Our call centers are open 7-7 Monday through Friday and 8-12 on Saturday. The Unemployment Benefits System is available 24/7.


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Understanding Your Benefits

There are several types of benefits available to Texans. Learn more about unemployment benefits and how to apply.


Texas Career Tools

Texas Career Tools Texas Occupations by Area

This interactive visualization of the industries/occupations helps Texans identify the highest number of job openings in their area.


Texas Wages

Learn wage ranges for hundreds of occupations by region in Texas.

Texas Skills To Work

Match skills on a resume with skills asked for in a job posting and search current job postings among 28 metro areas in Texas.

Child Care and COVID-19

Child Care and COVID-19

TWC continues to address the impact of COVID-19 on child care providers and families.

Texas Child Care Availability Portal

Parents can search for available child care near their home or work, by zip code and by the age of their child at find.childcare.texas.gov

Find Child Care

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Unemployment Benefits ID Theft

Unemployment Benefits ID Theft

Help TWC fight unemployment benefits identity (ID) theft.

Report suspected ID theft on an unemployment claim using TWC’s online fraud portal.

Report ID Theft

Reportar robo de identidad

If unable to submit your information using the online portal, email twc.fraud@twc.texas.gov or call the TWC Fraud Hotline at 800-252-3642. TWC will only contact you if we need additional information.

For more information, see:

UI Claimant Dashboard

Texas Restaurant Recovery

TWC is partnering with the Texas Restaurant Association to help the industry adapt to change related to Covid-19.

Restaurant Owner/Operator Training Videos

Learn how to improve contactless service and to leverage technology to increase profit.

Certification Portal

Free training and access for restaurant workers on their state required certification.


Workforce Solutions Local Boards

Local Workforce Solutions offices around the state are open. You may find your nearest office by using the link below. Please call your nearest office to schedule an appointment.


Find your Local Workforce Solutions Office


Vocational Rehabilitation Services

TWC-VR is available to serve customers with disabilities, both virtually and in-person.

Start My VR

The newly launched Start My VR is an online self-referral form for customers to request information about Vocational Rehabilitation Services.

Find VR Offices

Employer Resources

Employer Resources

Learn more about programs and resources available to Texas employers and small businesses.



Employer Work Refusal Form


If you offered any of your employees a chance to return to work and they refused, TWC needs to know. Please report each individual who refused to return to work on our online Employer Work Refusal Documentation form.

Employer Response to Notice of Application for Unemployment Benefits

Other Resources

Other Resources

TWC is working closely with other State Agencies to help Texans. Below are some helpful resources for Texans impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.