Have you been unable to work due to Hurricane Irma? Has your place of work been closed due to the storm? Are you unable to perform work due to a direct result of the disaster?
You may be eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA)!
What is Disaster Unemployment Assistance?
Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) provides assistance to individuals whose employment has been either lost or interrupted as a direct result of a major disaster, as declared by the President of the United States.
Who can apply? What information is required? When do I apply?
The following link will provide information on eligibility, documentation required, and deadline to apply: Applying for DUA
How to apply:
File for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) at Floridajobs.org or call Florida’s Disaster Unemployment Assistance line at: 1-800-385-3920 (requires a touch-tone telephone).
Agents are available Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm (Est).
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
For additional information, please click here: DUA FAQs
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