Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

The EDD provides a variety of support services to people who have lost their jobs, had their hours reduced, or had their businesses affected during economic downturns like the one created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The federal unemployment benefit programs associated with the pandemic have ended. For more information, visit Federal Provisions for Unemployment. However, you may still be eligible for regular unemployment benefits or other support services from the EDD. 

Benefits Available to You

You may be eligible for benefit payments through the following programs:

Apply for Benefits

The fastest way to apply for unemployment, disability, or Paid Family Leave is through Benefit Programs Online.

Additional Resources


Other Benefits and Services

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Already Applied?

To learn what to expect after applying, visit one of the following:

Contact Us

To contact the EDD, visit Contact Us.