How to best reach someone at Michigan unemployment agency

You can call 866-500-0017 to make an in-person appointment with the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency. For more help: https://www.clickondetroit.com/consumer/help-me-hank/

I know so many of you have struggled to speak with a real person at the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency.

What’s the best way to reach someone?

  • Call: 866-500-0017
  • You can also make an in-person appointment in Detroit and Sterling Heights.
  • If you go online, you can use the improved Ask Ava chat feature.

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About the Author:

Hank Winchester is Local 4's Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV's "Help Me Hank" Consumer Unit. He works to solve consumer complaints, reveal important recalls and track down thieves who have ripped off metro Detroiters.