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ACCESSNebraska
ACCESSNebraska is the quick, easy way to find and apply online for Nebraska public assistance benefits. Use any computer with Internet access—at home, at the library, at many community agencies such as senior centers, community action agencies, and at many Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) offices.

Approved Training Program
To be potentially eligible for Unemployment Insurance while you are enrolled in a vocational training program, complete an Approved Training application and mail it to the address on the form.

Learn more about the Approved Training program.

Claim Unemployment Benefits
Learn more about your rights and benefits under the Unemployment Insurance program in Nebraska.

Find A Job Fair
Search for job fairs in your area or across the state and/or post an upcoming event.

Receive Re-employment Services
Our Rapid Response team can provide a workshop for employees who have received a layoff notice to help them transition back into the workforce. Some laid off employees may be eligible to receive special services under the WARN or NAFTA Acts.

Register for Employment Services
Start the registration process by selecting your nearest Career Center, the complete the online form. Once completed, submit the form and you will be contacted by the Career Center to finish the registration process.

Right to Appeal
Many programs administered by Nebraska Department of Labor provide for formal appeals of agency decisions. Learn more here.

Unemployment Insurance Handbook
Download this publication to learn about Unemployment Benefits.



Current
Information

March Unemployment Rates
Nebraska: 3.7%
National: 6.7%

Next Release Date:
April May 16 at 9:00 AM

Employer Tax Rates
The 2014 employer combined tax rates are now available.

- JOB FAIR -
MCC Spring Career Fair
04/30/2014 - 04/30/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Fort Omaha Campus, Building 22 Swanson Conference Center
30th & Fort Street
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
MCC Spring Career Fair
05/01/2014 - 05/01/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

South Omaha Campus - Industrial Training Center
2909 Edward Babe Gomez Avenue
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
12th Annual John Bernardi Job Fair
05/16/2014 - 05/16/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Charles B. Washington Branch
2868 Ames Ave.
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
2014 Community Career Fair
05/20/2014 - 05/20/2014
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Heartland Workforce Solutions
5425 North 103rd Street
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
JobsGuide LLC job fair
06/04/2014 - 06/04/2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Comfort Inn & Suites 70th & Grover, Omaha, NE
7007 Grover Street
Omaha, NE



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