DC.Gov is the official web portal for District government information and services. Launched in 1999, the award-winning web portal has grown to include over 100 websites for District government agencies and topics ranging from going green to the US Census. DC.Gov also offers hundreds of online services, forms and searchable databases. Request city services online, rather than waiting in line.
One City One Hire - An Employer-Driven Hiring Initiative
One City One Hire is an innovative economic development strategy that serves as a catalyst to jump-start the Mayor's pledge to put all unemployed District residents--in every Ward of the city--back to work.
Looking for a Job?
The District of Columbia American Job Center can help you find a new job, transition into something new, expand your skills, or even explore a new career. Find a location nearest you.
Start Here to File for Unemployment
Welcome to the DC Department of Employment Services Unemployment Compensation Program. The District offers multiple ways to file for uemployment compensation. Begin here to start the process of filing, reviewing, or just checking the status of your claim for your unemployment benefits.