Unemployment

Q. Will I be eligible for unemployment during my furlough?

A. Generally, you are eligible for unemployment insurance due to Lack of Work. To assist you in applying for any eligible benefits, please reference the state in which you are employed.

Unemployment Resource Links

US Resource Links

US Department of Laborhttps://www.dol.gov/general/topic/unemployment-insurance
Arizonahttps://des.az.gov/services/employment/unemployment-individual/apply-ui-benefits
Phone: 1-877-600-2722
Californiahttps://edd.ca.gov/Unemployment/UI_Online.htm
English: 1-800-300-5616
Spanish: 1-800-326-8937
Coloradohttps://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdle/start-a-claim
Phone: 1-303-318-9000 
Connecticuthttp://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/UI-online/Index.htm
District of Columbiahttps://does.dcnetworks.org/initialclaims/
Floridahttps://connect.myflorida.com/Claimant/Core/Login.ASPX
Georgiahttps://dol.georgia.gov/file-unemployment-insurance-claim
Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/ides/individuals/UnemploymentInsurance/Pages/default.aspx
Indianahttps://www.in.gov/dwd/2362.htm
Kentuckyhttps://uiclaims.des.ky.gov/ebenefit/eben.htm
Phone: 1-502-875-0442
Louisianahttp://www.laworks.net/UnemploymentInsurance/UI_Claimants.asp
Massachusettshttps://www.mass.gov/applying-for-unemployment-benefits
Nebraskahttps://neworks.nebraska.gov/vosnet/Default.aspx
New Hampshirehttps://www.nhes.nh.gov/services/claimants/file.htm
New Yorkhttps://www.ny.gov/services/get-unemployment-assistance
North Carolinahttps://des.nc.gov/
Phone: 1-888-737-0259
Oklahomahttps://unemployment.state.ok.us/
Pennsylvaniahttps://www.uc.pa.gov/unemployment-benefits/file/Pages/Filing%20Instructions.aspx
Phone: 1-888-313-7284
Rhode Islandhttp://www.dlt.ri.gov/ui/
South Carolinahttps://dew.sc.gov/individuals/apply-for-benefits
Phone: 1-866-831-1724
Tennesseehttps://www.tn.gov/workforce/unemployment.html
Phone: 1-844-224-5818
Texashttp://ui.texasworkforce.org/
Phone: 1-800-939-6631
Virginiahttp://www.vec.virginia.gov/

Canada Resource Links

Canadahttps://www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/ei/ei-sickness/apply.html
Phone: 1-833-381-2725