Dislocated and Laid Off Worker Program

Federal Benefit Program

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Program Description
General Eligibility Requirements
  • The applicant's unemployment must be due to general declining economic conditions.
  • Current economic and job market conditions must make it unlikely that the applicant will be unable to return to their previous occupation or industry.
  • The applicant lost their job because their former employer shifted production to or began importing goods the applicant previously made from Canada or Mexico.
Benefits Provided
How to Apply