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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May 4, 2020

COVID-19 guidance for restaurants and beverage vendors offering takeout or curbside pickup

COVID-19 Guidance for Restaurants & BeverageVendors Offering Takeout or Curbside Pickup Guía sobre la Preparación de los Restaurantes y Vendedoresde […]

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May 4, 2020

SBA to make Economic Injury Disaster Loans available to U.S. agricultural businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

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May 1, 2020

DWS now paying unemployment for self-employed, independent contractors, gig workers and others

CHEYENNE – The Department of Workforce Services (DWS) is now accepting UI applications from those individuals who do not qualify […]

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May 1, 2020

COVID-19 resource for dentistry and workers

https://www.osha.gov/coronavirus/control-prevention/dentistry

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Apr 28, 2020

Pledge to work safely this Workers’ Memorial Day

Workers’ Memorial Day is a day to remember the workers who have lost their lives on the job. The best […]

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Apr 27, 2020

Guidance for meat packing & poultry processing workers and employers

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/meat-poultry-processing-workers-employers.html

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Apr 24, 2020

Wyoming Workforce Services hosts town hall on Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) will hold a virtual town hall to provide information about Pandemic […]

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Apr 22, 2020

COVID-19 guidance for the construction workforce

COVID-19 Guidance for Construction Workers Guía sobre la Preparación del Personal de la Industriade Construcción para el Virus COVID-19

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Apr 21, 2020

Wyoming Unemployment unchanged at 3.7% in March 2020

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment […]

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Apr 20, 2020

The difference between respirators and surgical masks

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