It is important that we be able to provide timely payments to you for your benefits, and in doing so, are making some changes. Therefore, as of 05/31/2024, you will no longer be able to file your weekly continued claims for payment over the telephone using the automated Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. You will be able to file your continued claims online at wyui.wyo.gov by logging in and clicking on Continued Claim  >  File Continued Claim.

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services is interested in keeping the public apprised of workforce-related issues affecting the state. Please visit the below-referenced links to view recent news and events associated with such issues. If you are a member of the media and would like to contact our Communications team, please email DWS-Communications@wyo.gov.

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Jun 23, 2020

Dislocated Worker Grants provide help for those out of work due to COVID-19

CHEYENNE – There is help available for workers who have lost their jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Wyoming Department […]

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Jun 21, 2020

Wyoming employers to receive Workers’ Compensation premium credit

Employers must be current on payments to be eligible for credit and have until June 15 to bring delinquent accounts […]

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Jun 19, 2020

Guidance on returning to work

https://www.osha.gov/sites/default/files/publications/OSHA4045.pdf

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Jun 18, 2020

COVID-19 and mining

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/miners.html

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Jun 18, 2020

OSHA publishes Seven Steps to Correctly Wear a Respirator at Work

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has published the Seven Steps to Correctly Wear a Respirator […]

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Jun 16, 2020

COVID-19 employee information for nail salons

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/nail-salon-employees.html

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Jun 16, 2020

Unemployment claimants called back must accept work to remain eligible for benefits

CHEYENNE – Unemployment claimants called back must accept work, the Department of Workforce Services (DWS) reminds unemployment claimants. Federal law […]

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Jun 12, 2020

Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) 13-Week Regular Unemployment Insurance Extension

PEUC is available to regular Unemployment Insurance claimants whose benefits have expired and are not eligible for regular unemployment in […]

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Jun 12, 2020

13-week extension of unemployment benefits now available

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) announced today that after extensive testing, the Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation […]

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Jun 10, 2020

Use of cloth face coverings to help slow the spread of COVID-19

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html

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