THE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD IS COMMITTED TO PROVIDING RESOURCES TO EMPLOYERS AND JOB SEEKERS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS)
COVID-19 Resources for Employees/Workers
Looking for a New Job?
SUPPORT VIDEOS ON APPLYING FOR AID
Help with applying for Unemployment Insurance
To speak with a local EDD representative call the numbers below. Leave your name, number and message and a representative will call you back shortly.
Visalia : 559-713-5150
Help with applying for Disability Insurance
Help with applying for CalWin Benefits
Help with Registering for CalJobs
Upcoming Events and Webinars
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Join us every Tuesday at 9:00 am
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Have you been laid off, or had your hours reduced due to COVID-19?
Join on Tuesday's at 1:00 pm
Resources for BUSINESSES & Sole Proprietors
LET US HELP.
In order for our Business Services team to better serve your specific needs, please take a few minutes to complete our Business Impact Report. This information will help us to assess your needs and be prepared to provide appropriate follow up services in the coming days.
Additional Resource for Businesses an Sole Proprietors
Pandemic Unemployemtn Assistance (PUA):
As part of the federal CARES Act, the new Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program helps unemployed Californians who are business owners, self-employed, independent contractors, have limited work history, and others not usually eligible for regular state UI benefits who are out of business or services are significantly reduced as a direct result of the pandemic.
The EDD will begin accepting online applications for this program on Tuesday, April 28.
Benefits can be retroactive to weeks starting on or after February 2, 2020, depending on your last day of work due to COVID-19.
Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Econimic Security Act (CARES Act):
- IDENTIFICATION OF ESSENTIAL CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE WORKERS DURING COVID-19 RESPONSE
- Tulare County Guidance on Essential vs Non-Essential Services and Workforce
For questions or to talk to the Business liaison call 559-624-7277 or email TCCovidBusiness@tularehhsa.org.
Other Resource for Businesses: