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Coping With Being Unemployed

Here you will find links to information to assist you in understanding your rights as a worker in Massachusetts as well as dealing with job loss, filing for unemployment, and services available to you regarding health insurance, housing and heat, food stamps, financial assistance, legal needs, and more.

Practical - Claims, Unemployment Insurance and Unemployment Law

Claims and Unemployment Insurance for Massachusetts Workers

Basic Unemployment Insurance Information
How to File Your Initial Claim
Unemployment Insurance Online for Claimants
Understanding Unemployment Insurance
Unemployment Insurance
What is Unemployment Insurance? (available in 15 languages)

 

Legal Information

Basic Legal Help About Employment and Unemployment
Employment Law Guide
Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination
Massachusetts Laws About Unemployment
Massachusetts Laws By Subject
Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries
Privacy Rights Clearninghouse: Background Checks & Workplace
Unemployment Basics