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Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Claimants

  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).

Employers

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

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

Contacts

Natural Disaster Support Line

(844) 436-7117