NOTICE: The Continued Assistance Act of 2020 was signed into law on Dec. 27, 2020, and extends the unemployment benefits created under the CARES Act. We are committed to implementing these benefits as quickly as possible and the latest information can be found on the COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance webpage.
The Department of Workforce Services continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic, under the direction of the Governor’s Office. Below you will find information and resources regarding our services and COVID-19. Please check back regularly as these resources will continually be updated.
Temporary income is available for qualified workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own. FAQs and applications are available for employees as well as informational resources for employers.
OFFICE OF CHILD CARE
Child care is still available during the COVID-19 pandemic for Utah's workforce and essential employees. Safety guidelines, business resources and grants are also available for child care providers.
Food, rental, energy and medical assistance is available for individuals and families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
American Sign Language (ASL) translation of critical health and safety guidance, as well as unemployment and job search resources can be found here.
Find services, information and translated materials for refugees impacted by COVID-19.
Please follow the direction of the Governor and the COVID-19 Community Task Force, and stay home if you are feeling sick.
While we maintain operations at our offices, we are also shifting some employees to work from home when possible. We look forward to continuing to serve you and strive to meet the needs of our customers with responsive, respectful and accurate service.