The following Virginia Career Works Centers are open for job search services, by appointment and limited walk-in services: VCW – Prince William Center appointments can be made here. VCW – Annandale Center and VCW – Alexandria Center appointments can be made here.  VCW – Cherokee Avenue Center appointments can be made here.  The VCW – Loudoun Center is open for walk-in services.

Virginia Career Works – Northern (VCWN) has been closely following the updates and instructions from the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health to limit the spread of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and ensure the safety of our customers, staff, and our community.

To schedule a phone appointment to speak directly to a representative from the Virginia Employment Commission regarding your Unemployment Claim, click here

If you have lost employment and wish to FILE for Unemployment Compensation, please click on this link to apply online or call the VEC Customer Contact Center by calling 1-866-832-2363, Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm.  

For information on how to enroll in the WIOA Adult and Dislocated Worker programs, click here.

For information on how to enroll in the WIOA Youth program, click here.

For jobseekers interested in accessing the Virginia Career Works – Northern Centers, contact information for each site is listed below:

Services will continue to be offered through web-based and telephonic options, to include the following:

If you are seeking assistance with your taxes, please see these flyers on How to File a Minimal Tax Return and How to Access Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) from a Distance.

VCWN continues to monitor the situation; any updates will be posted to the VCWN website. At this time, prevention, social separation and preparation are the best courses of action, and VCWN encourages all customers, staff, and community members to follow the CDC recommended hygiene and social distancing practices.

Please contact (703) 827-3782 or with any questions.

Below are links to additional resources and updates on COVID-19.

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Virginia Department of Health:

Fairfax County Government: