Accessibility

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The Employment Development Department (EDD) is committed to providing information and services to everyone with care and respect. We treat all persons with courtesy and dignity regardless of position or personal characteristics and foster an inclusive environment free of bias.

Some of the steps we are taking to provide more accessible web content include, but is not limited to, dedicating resources to digital accessibility, performing accessibility testing, and analyzing new and updated web content to comply with evolving accessibility standards.


The undersigned certify as of June 28, 2019, that the Employment Development Department (EDD) is working to ensure its website complies with California Government Code Sections 7405 and 11135, and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, or a subsequent version, published by the Web Accessibility Initiative of the World Wide Web Consortium at a minimum Level AA success criteria.

Ongoing efforts include conversion of historical documents to an accessible format and engaging with third parties to address accessibility of our documents and content. The EDD strives to ensure that its website content and services are accessible to all visitors.

If you would like to request any information on our website in an alternative format or request any other reasonable accommodation, please contact us and provide the URL (web address) or other relevant information on the material you would like to access and your preferred format. We will work with you to make that information accessible to you.

/s/GAIL OVERHOUSE
Chief Information Officer
Employment Development Department

/s/PATRICK W. HENNING
Director
Employment Development Department

Date: June 28, 2019

Contact Information

If you need reasonable accommodation or an alternative format to access services and information on this website, contact:

EDD Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Office
P.O. Box 826880, MIC 49
Sacramento, CA 94820-0001

Email: EEOmail@edd.ca.gov
Toll Free: 1-866-490-8879
Fax: 916-657-3886
California Relay Service (711) – Provide the EEO number (1-866-490-8879) to the operator.