THE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD IS COMMITTED TO PROVIDING RESOURCES TO EMPLOYERS + JOB SEEKERS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS)
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COVID-19 Resources for Employees/Workers
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
Resources for BUSINESSES & Sole Proprietors
This program is open to all businesses, loans can be used for: fixed debt, payroll, accounts payable and more.
The Paycheck Protection Program has been authorized for Round 2. Businesses can apply for loans through their bank and other lending institutions.
Temporary tax relief to businesses that have suffered due to COVID-19. Business owners submit valuation information about their business equipment and how they have been affected by the pandemic, including how long a business was forced to close or reduce operating hours, how income has been affected, and the degree to which usage of business equipment has been impaired.
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
California enacted legislation AB 685 to put infection prevention regulations in place related to COVID-19. This involves informing the Public Health Branch when 3 or more positive cases occur within a 14-day period. Additional information can be found via the resources in the link.
Additional Resource for Businesses and Sole Proprietors
For questions or to talk to the Business liaison call 559-624-7277 or email TCCovidBusiness@tularehhsa.org.
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.
Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Econimic Security Act (CARES Act):
Other Resource for Businesses: