Unemployment Information & Resources
Those who have recently lost their jobs may apply for Unemployment Benefits. If eligible, Massachusetts Unemployment Insurance (UI) provides temporary weekly income while the recipient searches for a new job.
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) provides payment to workers not traditionally eligible for unemployment benefits (self-employed, independent contractors, workers with limited work history, and others) who are unable to work as a direct result of the coronavirus public health emergency.