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If you were fired, laid off, or asked to resign (3)+

  • Information on TAA (Trade Adjustment Assistance)

    The TAA program helps workers who have lost their jobs as a result of foreign trade. The TAA program offers a variety of benefits and services to eligible workers, including job training, income support, job search and relocation allowances, a tax credit to help pay the costs of health insurance, and a wage supplement to certain reemployed trade-affected workers 50 years of age and older. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Labor
  • Rapid Response Services for Laid Off Workers

    Working with your employer, there are services and resources that can be brought to you, on site at your company prior to your layoff date. These services and resources are part of a program called Rapid Response, which will customize services and resources to your needs and the needs of your company, with a goal of getting you back to work as soon as possible. The Rapid Response team will provide you the means to maintain an income (unemployment insurance), information on health insurance options, access to skills upgrading and training resources, and much more. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Labor
  • WARN (Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification) Information and Regulations in NY State

    Learn about New York State rules about mass layoffs. Content Detail

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    New York State Department of Labor

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  • Obtaining unemployment benefits in New York State if you do not speak English

    If you do not speak English, the New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL) must provide assistance to help you access their programs and services. While the NYSDOL does provide some language assistance, there are still challenges. This resource provides a checklist of the free language assistance currently available when obtaining your unemployment benefits and problems you should be aware of. Content Detail

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    LawHelp NY

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