Employee Resources

City/County

New! Angeleno Card -- The Angeleno Card provides financial assistance for Angelenos from households that fell below the federal poverty line and have fallen further into economic hardship as a result of COVID-19 (do not need to provide immigration status, nor is it considered when determining eligibility)

LA County Business & Worker Disaster Help Center -- Several useful resources to help LA County workers who may be experiencing adversities due to the global COVID-19 pandemic

LA Jobs Portal -- Online jobs portal for those who have lost their job or had their hours cut due to the COVID-19 crisis

 

State

New! California Disaster Relief for Immigrants -- one-time state-funded disaster relief assistance to undocumented adults who are ineligible for other forms of assistance

Hotels for Health Care Workers -- Provides hotel rooms to frontline health care workers who are exposed to or test positive for COVID-19

OnwardCA -- A resource to help you get money or groceries or child care; help you upskill, reskill, or refresh; and help you land a great new job

Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims -- File a claim if your employer has reduced your hours or shut down operations due to COVID-19. Workers who are temporarily unemployed due to COVID-19 and expected to return to work with their employer within a few weeks are not required to actively seek work each week

Paid Family Leave -- Apply for Paid Family Leave if you’re unable to work because you are caring for an ill or quarantined family member with COVID-19

Disability Insurance -- Apply for disability leave if you’re unable to work due to medical quarantine or illness

Workers Compensation -- If workers are unable to do their usual job because they were exposed to and contracted COVID-19 during the regular course of their work, they may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits

 

Federal

Families First Coronavirus Reponse Act -- The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide employees with paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19

 

Industry

Restaurant Workers Relief Funds -- Resources for restaurants and workers coping with the COVID-19 emergency

Bartender Emergency Assistance Program -- The United States Bartenders Guild Foundation is offering financial assistance to bartenders and their families through its Bartender Emergency Assistance Program. You do not need to be a member to apply