FOR PARENTS: We recommend all parents enroll their kids to's Kids Education Enrichment Program (K.E.E.P) for children ages 5-17, an online supplemental program to Remote, Hybrid, and/or in-person learning, to help prevent them from falling behind on their education. For that purpose, we are making available a $15-off school voucher that can be used to purchase the lifetime membership. Use code "STIMULUS2021" Sign Up Here.
Notice: Make sure to maintain unemployment work search requirements compliance.

Unemployment Important Links

  • KEWES - Kentucky's Electronic Workplace for Employment Services:

  • Contact Information:

  • Phone: 502-875-0442 Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Eastern Time
  • UI Assistance E-mail:

  • Advice/Tips:

  • If you've received an initial denial for unemployment benefits, call your local legal aid organization. They are (1) the Legal Aid Society ( for Louisville and nearby counties; (2) Legal Aid of the Bluegrass ( for the Lexington area (but note Madison and some other counties east of Fayette are with AppalReD Legal Aid) plus Northern Kentucky and Northeastern Kentucky; (3) AppalReD Legal Aid ( for Eastern Kentucky and South Central Kentucky, and; (4) Kentucky Legal Aid ( for Western Kentucky