ADWS News & Publications


News Archives

The ADWS News Release archive page provides news releases on unemployment rates, disaster unemployment assistance, and program initiatives.

ADWS Annual Reports

The ADWS Annual Report archive page provides an overview of the agency’s programs, services and activities throughout the years.

Workforce Services Regulations

The Workforce Services Regulations page contains the list of regulations that govern the operations of the Arkansas Division of Worforce Services and its programs.

UI Claimant Handbook

If currently are unemployed, the Unemployment Insurance Information Handbook provides an overview of your rights and responsibilities, should you file for UI benefits.

UI Employer Handbook

The UI Employer Handbook gives a brief explanation of ADWS Law, Regulations and Procedures as they related to the administration of Arkansas’ Unemployment Insurance program.



The ADWS Media Center holds news and media releases, publications and other time-sensitive information from the Arkansas Division of Workforce Services.

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