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Disaster Unemployment Assistance


  1. Please visit Jobs4TN to file for unemployment as soon as possible.
  2. Among the questions, pay special attention to the following:
    Q: Are you unemployed as a direct result of a natural disaster? 
    A: Yes

    Q: Reason for Separation:
    A: Disaster/ Lack  of Work

If the Internet is unavailable, you may expedite the process by visiting your local American Job Center or mobile Career Coach located at:

American Job Center - Sevierville
1216 Graduate Drive
Sevierville, TN 37862 (Google Maps)
Mondays through Fridays 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

DRC #1 at Gatlinburg Community Center
156 Proffitt Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738 (Google Maps)
Wednesday, January 4 - Friday, January 6 from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location(s) are subject to change; updates will be provided as they occur.

We are also available by calling our natural disaster support line at 844-436-7117 (option 1).


  1. Please download the appropriate Mass Layoff instructions and template.
  2. Once completed, please email the template to

If you have any questions, you may email us at or call our natural disaster support line at 844-436-7117 (option 2).


Natural Disaster Support Line

(844) 436-7117