Unemployment Insurance Notice

To apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits, or for questions about an existing claim, visit www.michigan.gov/uia or call the customer service line at (866) 500-0017.

For information about Unemployment Insurance during the COVID-19 crisis, CLICK HERE!

Unemployment Insurance

Special Statement

At Northwest Michigan Works!, the safety of our customers and staff remains our top priority. We are working closely with health professionals and state and community level response partners to assist in the efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19.

With specific guidance from the State of Michigan, Northwest Michigan Works! has transitioned to service delivery by virtual appointment only.For inquiries or to schedule an appointment with Michigan Works! please call (800) 692-7774 or click the button below.

Schedule Appointment

I am a Job Seeker

I've lost my job

I want to change careers

I need help with my resume

I need help finding a job

How do I get training for the job I want?

I never graduated from high school — what do I do?

Learn More

I am an Employer

I'm looking for candidates to fill open positions

I'd like to learn more about apprenticeships

I need help creating a job posting

I'm looking for labor market information

I need training for my employees

I'm interested in employee retention strategies

I'm interested in the Going Pro Talent Fund

Learn More