Visit the website
Visit the NYS Unemployment Insurance website for more information.
Visit the NYS Pandemic Unemployment Assistance website for more information.
Read the FAQ about Unemployment Insurance.
Immigrants can make an appointment with ActionNYC to receive assistance.
Email the NYS Department of Labor
Email NYS unemployment to get more information.
Ask for New York State Unemployment Insurance assistance.
Call NYS Unemployment
If you have to call the telephone claims center regarding your claim, call 888-209-8124 during the hours of operation:
- Monday through Friday, 8 am to 7:30 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 7:30 am to 8:00 pm
If you need interpretation services, call Telephone Claims Center at 888-209-8124 and select your language.
If you are hearing impaired, have your helper call the Telephone Claims Center at 888-783-1370.