Mayor Broderick and the City of Anderson want to ensure that businesses can quickly and easily find resources on the novel coronavirus outbreak. This page is dedicated to business related resources; community resources can be found on the City of Anderson Coronavirus Community Resource page.
If your employment has been interrupted or ended due to COVID-19, you should file for UI and your claim will be evaluated. You must apply for UI benefits online, using a computer or smart phone. Online filing information can be found at Unemployment.IN.gov. If you have questions, please review the Frequently Asked Questions, the Claimant Handbook and/or the online video tutorials. You can also review the COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions for Claimants.
If you are ineligible for UI benefits (self-employment, independent contractors, gig economy workers), Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) under CARES Act offers a temporary federal unemployment insurance (UI) program. Click here for PUA Frequently Asked Questions by DWD.
All DWD/WorkOne offices are currently closed to the public. If individuals still have questions, they can contact DWD via email (AskUIContactCenter@dwd.IN.gov) or telephone (1-800-891-6499).
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has published guidelines for the Families First Corona Response Act (FFCRA) The FFCRA requires certain employers to provide employees with paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19.
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