Job Seekers

To be eligible for unemployment benefits you must be actively looking for work. Claimants are required to register with Virginia Workforce Connection (VAWC) to access job services. The Virginia Department of Workforce Development and Advancement (DWDA), also known as Virginia Works, offers job seekers the resources and assistance they need to find employment, explore career options, and access various programs aimed at supporting their career path.

Job Seekers Overview

Find job services and training available to you.

Job Fairs

View information about upcoming job fairs near you.