Kent County Social Services for Employment

Find Kent County Delaware social services and programs related to employment. Social services for employment are provided by Departments of Labor, Unemployment Offices, and Workers Compensation Offices.


A Department of Labor is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that promotes a strong workforce by enforcing fair labor practices, promoting safe and fair working conditions, and developing employment opportunities. Departments of Labor offer a range of social services, including assistance to unemployed workers, job training programs, and assistance to workers with disabilities. They also support workers by providing assistance in finding employment and training opportunities.

Milford Delaware Department of Labor 24 Northwest Front Street Milford DE 19963 302-422-1134


An Unemployment Office is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support to people who are unemployed. Unemployment Offices assist people in applying for unemployment benefits, including providing help with obtaining healthcare and other benefits. Unemployment Offices also process and submit unemployment insurance payments, offer job training services, and provide assistance in finding employment.

Dover Unemployment Office 1114 South Dupont Highway Dover DE 19901 302-739-5473


A Workers Compensation Office is an office run by the state, county, or local government that provides support and compensation for workers who are injured at work or acquire an occupational disease. Workers Compensation Offices offer a range of services, including wage replacement benefits, medical treatments, vocational rehabilitation, and other benefits. Workers Compensation Offices may also protect worker safety by enforcing labor laws. These services are available to both government employees and people employed by private companies.

Delaware Workers Compensation 24 Northwest Front Street Milford DE 19963 302-422-1392