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06.15.

Special Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board has called a special meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 9:30am. Due to the Covid pandemic, the meeting will take place via video conference.

For information regarding this special meeting, please contact Ayla Hemeon, Workforce Development Director at 843-546-8502.

05.15.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled (Conference Call Only)

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 19, 2020 via conference call only. This Conference Call Board Meeting will take place at 9:30am. Please call 843-546-8502 for additional information. The call-in information and meeting packet is listed below:

 

WDB Board Meeting – May 19
Tue, May 19, 2020 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM (EDT)

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (872) 240-3412

Access Code: 428-362-301

May 19 2020 Workforce Development Board Meeting

03.31.

Resource Guide for Small Businesses or Individuals Regarding COVID-19 Crisis

We know you must have questions related to Small Business Financial Assistance; Insurance, Regulatory, and Tax Support; Employment Resources; and Health & Safety Updates-Find a comprehensive list of sites aimed at helping you or your business with the COVID-19 crisis by clicking below:

https://www.sccommerce.com/doing-business-here/join-community/emergency-preparedness

 

 

 

 

03.25.

Tutorial and Video Guides to Filing for Unemployment Benefits

If you’re applying for unemployment benefits, please check out the tutorial guides and/or video guides to help you navigate the system.

Tutorial Links:
– https://www.dew.sc.gov/in…/apply-for-benefits/claims-process
• Creating a username and password.
• Registering an account.
• Filing your initial UI claim.
• Filing weekly claims.

Video Links:
– https://www.dew.sc.gov/individuals/tools/tutorial-videos
• How to Register | Learn how to register in the new system.
• Create an Account | Learn how to set up your account in the benefits system.
• File a New Claim | Learn how to file an initial claim in the system as a new claimant.
• Claiming Weekly | Learn how to file your weekly claim in the unemployment benefits system.
• Wages Tutorial | Learn what wages to report when filing your weekly unemployment claim.

03.17.

Applying for Unemployment Benefits Related to COVID-19? Q & A Guide:

Applying for Unemployment Benefits

If your work has been affected by COVID-19, you can apply for Unemployment Insurance. This process and these benefits are the same as applying for benefits if you lose your job through no fault of your own. Please review the instructions below.

If you need assistance applying for benefits, claims representatives are available at 1-866-831-1724 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

If you have recently lost your job through no fault of your own, you may be eligible to receive Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits. Follow the links below to learn about the claims process including how to apply for benefits, how to register for work and how to do the required work searches.

Resources
Go to dew.sc.gov and follow these links to learn more

1. The claims process.
2. Register for work.
3. Search for work.

 

 

03.16.

SC Works Offices in Georgetown, Horry, and Williamsburg Counties to Close Until Further Notice Beginning March 17, 2020

In an effort to limit exposure and personal contact to COVID-19, all SC Works office buildings within the Waccamaw Region (including Georgetown, Horry, and Williamsburg counties) will be closed beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and will not reopen until further notice. Unemployment questions? Please call 1-866-831-1724.

03.16.

UPDATE: Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting to be Conference Call Only

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, 2020 has been updated. For health and safety reasons, the meeting will now be held via conference call only. This Conference Call Board Meeting will take place at 9:30am. The call-in information and meeting packet is listed below:

 

WDB March Meeting
Tue, Mar 17, 2020 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM (EDT)

You can dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (312) 757-3121

Access Code: 216-355-589

WDB Packet – March 17, 2020

03.11.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

The next Waccamaw Workforce Development Board meeting is scheduled for 9:30am on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in the conference room at the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments building located at 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.

The meeting agenda is attached below. For additional information, please call 843-546-8502.

WDB Packet – March 17 2020

01.15.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Agenda

The next Waccamaw Workforce Development Board meeting is scheduled for 9:30am on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 in the conference room at the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments building located at 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.

The meeting agenda is attached below. For additional information, please call 843-546-8502.

WDB Meeting Packet – January 21 2020

11.14.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Agenda

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Agenda

The next Waccamaw Workforce Development Board meeting is scheduled for 9:30am on Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 in the conference room at the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments building located at 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.

The meeting agenda has been revised and is attached below. For additional information, please call 843-546-8502.

WDB Meeting Packet – November 19

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Waccamaw Workforce Development Board

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board brings employers and job seekers together in South Carolina. The majority of the WWDB members are business representatives. Other members include representatives of education providers, labor organizations, community-based organizations, economic development agencies, and programs participating in the one-stop system. In our area, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments serves as the administrative entity and fiscal agent for the Workforce Investment Board.

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