March 19, 2020
The State of California’s Labor and Workforce Development Agency and Employment Development Department provide information on support services for workers and unemployment insurance benefits.
- California has expanded its paid family leave and disability benefits to workers affected by the COVID-19 virus.
United Way of San Diego San Diego Worker Assistance Initiative – Individuals or families who experience job loss or pay reductions since March 1 can receive help to pay gas, electric, water, trash, phone and Internet bills, as well as rent or mortgage payments. Visit their website to apply.
San Diego Workforce Partnership COVID-19 Updates for Workers – Resources for workers including unemployment information, leave and disability benefits, child care resources and more. Click here to see more.
The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank – The Food Bank is continuing normal operations to support San Diegans in need. If you or someone you know is in need of food assistance, click here for a list of available distributions throughout San Diego County.
SDG&E – Bill assistance programs offer a discount on your monthly bills. Learn more here
Helpful financial articles, provided by Citadel Penn, financial advisor with Edward Jones, can be found here.