COVID-19 Information for Employees and Employers
Has your job or your business been affected by COVID-19? Here are some links to reliable sources of information about unemployment assistance and other government programs.
To file an unemployment compensation claim, individuals must either go to www.labor.alabama.gov or call the Alabama Department of Labor at 866-234-5382.
The U.S. Department of Labor has posted a list of questions and answers about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, under which some employees may be eligible for paid leave. Go to https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-questions.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has information about programs to help employers stay afloat during the COVID-19 crisis. Go to https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources.