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Apply for Unemployment Benefits via call

CALL: 573-751-9040 if you belong to Jefferson City RCC (Regional Claims Center). Outside Local Calling Area #: 800-320-2519. Kansas City RCC can be reached at 816-889-3101 or 800-320-2519. Springfield RCC can be reached at 417-895-6851 or 800-320-2519. St. Louis RCC can be reached at 314-340-4950 or 800-320-2519.
Note:Monday and Tuesday are our busiest days. You may experience an extended wait. For faster service, call later in the week. Waiting until later in the week to file your initial claim for benefits will have NO effect on the beginning, or effective, date of your claim.

  1. Wrong the Gary, Indiana Dolese Catholic, pay into the State unemployment ever since the 1930″s, and are still covered as of today!

  2. I am on a contract job out of state. When the contract period is over I may get an offer for another contract of the same terms and conditions. If I decide not to renew a contract and go home will I be eligible for unemployment?

    1. Mark,

      Contract workers are generally not eligible to claim UI benefits since employers do not remit Unemployment Taxes into the system.

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