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A guide to apply for Unemployment benefits in Texas and resources for those who are unemployed in San Antonio. Updated to Include information regarding COVID-19.

TWC NEWS: Updated Weekly.

Articles concerning TWC for the Week of January 17th 2022:


Welcome to TWC

To apply for Unemployment Benefits, check claim status, and general Unemployment information: 

Call 1-800-939-6631   or  click here---> 


**TWC's Unemployment Benefit System online portal is seeing less traffic during 10PM-6PM**

• Social Security number

 • Last employer’s business name, address, and phone number

• First and last dates (month, day, and year) you worked for your last employer

• Number of hours you worked and your pay rate if you worked during the week you apply (including Sunday)

• Military employment (service) start/end dates and a copy of your DD Form 214(s)(member copy 4 through 8), if you served in the military during the past 18 months

 • Alien Registration number (if not a U.S. citizen or national)

Tele-Center, CSR Help Line: (M-F, 8AM-6PM)


Tele-Serv, Automated Phone (general information 24 hours a day) Check the status of your claim, request a payment and other options daily, 7AM-6PM



Debit Card Help: U.s Bank Service


TWC Civil Rights Division


Equal Opportunity and Compliance


U.S Equal Employment Opportunity Commission


Fraud Reporting 


Hearing Impaired

Dial 711 for RelayTexas


Appeals Mailing Address: 


Texas Workforce Commission 

101 E. 15th St., Room 410

Austin, TX 78778-0001

Appeal Tribunal FAX


Commission Appeal FAX



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