Beginning on Monday, July 6th, the Virginia Career Works – Capital Region Centers will re-open to the public.

Temporary Hours of Operations for Walk In Services

Henrico Center8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Closed to the public12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Closed to the public8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Chesterfield CenterClosed to the public12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Closed to the public8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Closed to the public

For general inquires and information, please call:

Henrico Center: 804-952-6116

Chesterfield Center: 804-652-3490

Visit our Contact Page to view address details or submit an online request.

Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)

To file an initial unemployment insurance claim, call 1-866-832-2363

To file a weekly continued claim, call the automated phone system at 1-800-897-5630

Additional information can be found by clicking here

Attention Unemployment Insurance Claimants!

In order to serve as many customers as possible, UI claims service will be limited to 10 minutes at a time.  In person service will be on a first come first serve basis.  Staff will be enforcing these time-frames.  If you question is longer than a 10-minute conversation, you might be directed back to the front desk for a follow call to be scheduled.

Appointment Only Services

Attention Career Services Program Participants

Please contact your Career Coach or Talent Development Specialist to arrange an appointment for any onsite visits.  Walk In visits will not be permitted during this time.

For those who are interested in enrolling in Career Services Programming, please visit the orientation page by clicking here.

Appointments for Partner Services

Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)

Chesterfield  – Call 804-588-3333

Henrico/ Richmond – Call DARS Greater Richmond Office at 804-714-2021

Henrico County Community Corrections

Elda Hill: 804-501-7915

Joey Hodges: 804-501-7916

Keith Sawyer: 804-501-7914

DVS –  Benefits


DVS – Virginia Veteran Family Support (VVFS)


Antwon Jacobs: 804-357-5873

Dawn Hawkins: 804-366-2926


Kerri Corrigan: 804-839-6993


Eric Dueweke: 804-839-1599