JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - The Arkansas Division of Workforce Services front lobby remains open in spite to concerns of COVID-19.
An AWDS representative told Region 8 News people can still go to their lobby to pick up a handbook or paper application, but are not seeing individuals on an individual base.
In a news release, ADWS announced they will still have service via email and telephone.
Ways to reach those services:
- Unemployment insurance and job services: 870-935-5594
- Division of the Blind: 800-960-9270
- Ark. Rehab: 501-350-1745
- WIOA: 870-930-2165
- Adult Ed: 870-972-1732
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson said he directed the state’s commerce department to make unemployment benefits “immediately available."