NMDWS News: Workforce Solutions Office Closed for Indigenous Peoples Day
In observance of Indigenous Peoples Day, all New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions (NMDWS) offices, including the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center, will be closed on Monday, Oct. 9. This closure will affect various services provided by NMDWS, but the Unemployment Insurance Tax & Claims System will still be available online 24/7.
The Unemployment Insurance Operations Center will resume its business hours at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10. These hours are from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. During this time, Customer Service Agents can assist claimants with any inquiries or issues regarding their unemployment insurance.
However, it is important to note that Monday, Oct. 9, 2023, is a federal holiday. As a result, most banking institutions and the U.S. Postal Service will be closed. This may cause a delay in banking transactions related to Unemployment Insurance benefits.
To access additional information about the Unemployment Insurance program and employment services, visit the NMDWS website at https://www.dws.state.nm.us. Here, you can find answers to frequently asked questions, application procedures, eligibility requirements, and more.
To stay updated on the latest announcements and updates from NMDWS, you can follow them on various social media platforms. They can be found on Twitter at https://twitter.com/NMDWS, Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/NMDWS, Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NewMexicoDWS, and their official YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/NMDWS. These platforms provide real-time information and serve as valuable resources for those seeking assistance from NMDWS.
In conclusion, NMDWS offices, including the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center, will be closed on Monday, Oct. 9, in observance of Indigenous Peoples Day. While the closure may cause a temporary inconvenience, the Unemployment Insurance Tax & Claims System remains accessible online. It is essential for eligible claimants to be aware of the potential banking transaction delay and take necessary precautions. For further information and updates, individuals are encouraged to visit the NMDWS website and follow their social media channels.