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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Apr 6, 2020

Federal aid to more Wyoming residents coming soon

CHEYENNE – The Department of Workforce Services (DWS) is readying to update its Unemployment Insurance (UI) system to distribute unemployment […]

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Apr 3, 2020

Guidance on preparing workplaces for COVID-19

Guidance on PreparingWorkplaces for COVID-19

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Apr 3, 2020

Wyoming sees spike in unemployment due to COVID-19

CHEYENNE – The COVID-19 outbreak has had a dramatic effect on every sector of the workforce, and the Department of […]

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Apr 2, 2020

Wyoming Unemployment Insurance announces change in filing process

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) unemployment insurance division announced today a change in its unemployment insurance […]

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Apr 2, 2020

State Plan for Independent Living

State Plan for Independent Living2021-2023Public Comment MeetingThursday, April 30, 2020 from 9:00-10:00 AMJoin online through Zoom video conferencing:https://zoom.us/j/359211972OrCall in: 669-900-6833 […]

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Mar 30, 2020

Demand high for Layoff Aversion Grants offered to Wyoming businesses

CHEYENNE – Wyoming businesses exceeded the grant application limit for the Layoff Aversion Grants offered by the Department of Workforce […]

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Mar 30, 2020

Know your exposure risk to COVID-19 at work

Worker Exposure Risk to COVID-19

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Mar 26, 2020

Public Meeting scheduled for proposed emergency rule changes to the Rules and Regulations of the Wyoming Unemployment Insurance Division

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Chairman of the Unemployment InsuranceCommission has called a special meeting to consider the […]

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Mar 25, 2020

Proposed new rule of the Department of Workforce Services Training Fund

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Department of Workforce Services (DWS), WyomingWorkforce Development Training Fund (WDTF) proposes a new […]

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Mar 19, 2020

Department of Workforce Services offices open and serving the public

CHEYENNE – Department of Workforce Services (DWS) offices throughout the State of Wyoming are open and actively serving individuals. People […]

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