Did you lose your job or have your hours been reduced as a result of COVID-19? Apply for Unemployment Insurance and find out if you are eligible for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance under the CARES Act. This "Frequently Asked Questions" Sheet from the NYS Department of Labor can help you determine which assistance you may receive.
In this time of social distancing, we know that many people have lost employment temporarily or permanently. We want to help you stay connected to employment within the context of community safety. Tompkins Workforce NY Career Center staff have developed a page dedicated to help you with your job search.