- Unemployment Benefits and the Coronavirus
- Apply for Unemployment Benefits
- Continuation of Health Coverage: COBRA
- Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
- Workers' Compensation for Illness or Injury on the Job
- Wrongful Discharge/Termination of Employment
- Welfare or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
The expanded benefits further. It authorizes:
Self-employed workers and gig workers to receive unemployment benefits
Unemployed workers to get an extra 13 weeks of benefits beyond the number a state currently provides
Đang chơi bài for more information and to apply for benefits.is a good place to start. It can help with unemployment insurance benefits, job training, and finding a job.
Am I eligible?
Unemployment insurance programs pay you money if you lose your job through no fault of your own. You must meet your state's eligibility requirements.
How do I apply?
Each state runs its own program. to find out how to apply. You may be able to file online, by phone, or in person.
Is there anything else I need to know?
Some states provide extended benefits when there's high unemployment. Extended unemployment insurance benefits last for 13 weeks. You can apply for extended benefits only once you've run out of regular benefits. Check with your state; not everyone qualifies.
You must on your tax return.
Other Types of Benefits and Programs for the Unemployed
Federal agencies offer many . They are generally free or low cost to the unemployed.
Đang chơi bài help unemployed workers start their own small businesses. Delaware, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, and Oregon offer this program.Đang chơi bài .
Get More Information or File a Complaint
For questions or complaints about your COBRA coverage, contact your plan administrator or the Employee Benefits Security Administration. Note: In some cases, you can change from COBRA coverage to .defined?
When do benefits begin?
How long do benefits last?
Đang chơi bàiHow much money will the policy pay?
Federal Disability Programs
Two Social Security Administration programs pay benefits to people with disabilities. Learn about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Insurance (SSI).can help you file a claim. If your claim is denied, you can appeal.
Longshore and Harbor Workers, Coal Miners, Nuclear Weapons Workers, and Federal Employees
Đang chơi bàiFederal laws protect longshore and harbor workers, coal miners, nuclear weapons workers employed by the Department of Energy (DOE) or a DOE contractor, and federal employees. Contact the that applies to you for help filing a claim.for more information on wrongful termination laws in your state.
Đang chơi bàiIf you are an employer seeking information about legal termination of employees, you may wish to contact both the and your to ensure you do not violate any federal or state labor laws. You may wish to consult with a licensed attorney.Đang chơi bài is a federally funded, state-run benefits program. Also known as welfare, TANF helps families achieve independence after experiencing temporary difficulties.
What help is available through TANF?
Đang chơi bàiRecipients may qualify for help with:
Đang chơi bàiHome energy
Đang chơi bàiJob training
Each state runs its TANF program differently and .
Some operate their own TANF programs.
Am I eligible for TANF?
Each state or tribal territory decides who is eligible for financial help, services, or other benefits.
You must be a resident of the state where you are applying.
How do I apply for TANF?
Đang chơi bàiTo sign-up for temporary benefits, you can:
Apply at your local or county social services agency, or
for your local contact information.
How do I report TANF benefit fraud?
If you suspect possible welfare fraud, contact:
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Inspector General’s Fraud Hotline
What else do I need to know about TANF?
If you receive TANF, you may be eligible to receive other government benefits.
Do you have a question?
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Last Updated: November 23, 2020