File an Unemployment Insurance (UI) Claim by visiting the Division of Employment Security (DES) website. There you can also learn about UI, and how to file online. You can apply for benefits online 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If you need help, contact the DES Customer Call Center at 888-737-0259 or reach out to them on their website at https://des.nc.gov/. Try the website during early morning hours or evenings before 10 pm; and as early as possible for calls to the call center.
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