Contact the Kansas Department of Labor

If you need help with an unemployment application or claim, please call one of the numbers listed below.

Unemployment Contact Centers

Business Hours

  • Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Saturday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

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Agency Phone Email
Main KDOL Calling Tree
(Note: Calls for the Contact Center cannot be answered/transferred from this line)
(785) 296-5000
Communications/Media Inquiries (785) 296-0901 KDOL.Communications@ks.gov
Employment Standards (Wage & Hour) (785) 296-5000 ext. 1068 KDOL.EmploymentStandards@ks.gov
Fiscal Management (785) 296-5000
KDOL Human Resources (785) 296-5000 KDOL.HumanResources@ks.gov
Equal Opportunity Manager (785) 296-5000 ext. 2565
Industrial Safety and Health (785) 296-4386 KDOL.IndSafetyHealth@ks.gov
Information Technology (785) 296-5042
Labor Market Information Services (785) 296-5000 KDOL.Laborstats@ks.gov
New Hire Directory (785) 296-5000 ext. 7700 KDOL.NewHires@ks.gov
New Hire Outreach (785) 368-6285
PERB/Labor Relations (785) 296-5000 ext. 1068 KDOL.LaborRelations@ks.gov
Secretary of Labor (785) 296-5000
Agency Phone Email

Agency Phone Email
Kansas Unemployment Contact Center
Topeka Area (785) 575-1460 KDOL.EmploymentStandards@ks.gov
Kansas City Area (913) 596-3500
Wichita Area (316) 383-9947
Outside local Areas (800) 292-6333
UI Asset Recovery (785) 296-3609 KDOL.RepayAgree@ks.gov
Fraud/Special Investigations (785) 581-7438 KDOL.Fraud@ks.gov
UI Benefits (785) 291-6100
Work Share program (785) 291-6132 KDOL.SharedWork@ks.gov
Trade Adjustment Allowances (TRA) (785) 291-6142
UI Appeals (785) 296-1800
UI Tax Employer Contributions (785) 296-5027 KDOL.UITax@ks.gov
Agency Phone Email
Workers Compensation Calling Tree (785) 296-4000 KDOL.WC@ks.gov

Agency Phone Email
WC Administrative Law Judges
Garden City (620) 275-0414
Lenexa (913) 642-7650
Salina (785) 827-0724 option 1
Topeka (785) 296-4000 option 6
Wichita (316) 267-9510 option 3
WC Appeals Board (785) 296-4000 option 6 KDOL.WCBoard@ks.gov
WC Applications for Hearing (785) 296-4000 option 7 KDOL.WC_APP_RSCH@ks.gov
WC DSS (Data, Systems & Statistics) (785) 296-4000 option 8 kdol.oscar@ks.gov
WC Employer Services (785) 296-4000 option 2 KDOL.WC@ks.gov
WC Fraud and Abuse (785) 296-4000 option 3 KDOL.wcFraud@ks.gov
WC Injured Worker (Ombudsman Unit) (785) 296-4000 option 2 KDOL.WC@ks.gov
WC Mediation (785) 296-4000 option 2 KDOL.WC@ks.gov
WC Medical Services and Fee Schedule
Jassina Washington
(785) 296-4000 option 8 then 2 Jassina.Washington@ks.gov
WC Proof of Coverage and Compliance (785) 296-4000 option 4 KDOL.WCCompliance@ks.gov
WC Rehabilitation (785) 296-4000 option 2 KDOL.WC@ks.gov
WC Research (785) 296-4000 option 8 KDOL.WC_APP_RSCH@ks.gov
WC Self-Insurance and Business (785) 296-4000 option 8 then 3 KDOL.WCSelfInsurance@ks.gov; kdol.wc@ks.gov
WC Seminar Planning Unit (785) 296-4000 option 2 KDOL.WC@ks.gov
WC Director's Office (785) 296-4000 ext. 7364
WC Website
Georgia Rogers
785) 296-4000 ext. 7375 Georgia.Rogers@ks.gov