Employment Assistance

What to do if you can’t work due to the COVID-19 outbreak?


This website explains what to do if you lose your job during/due to COVID-19, and how to file for unemployment.

“The good news: The federal government is allowing states to expand eligibility for unemployment benefits because of the impact of COVID-19. If your employer had to temporarily shut down operations because of coronavirus, you can file. The same is true of employees who are currently being quarantined, but expect to return to work after.”

Useful Items: social security number, home address or mailing address, telephone number, email address, bank name, bank address, account/routing number, (previous) employer’s name, address and phone number, reason for leaving/laid off