The federal CARES Act programs provide economic assistance to unemployed workers. Find out more about these programs:
Unemployment Insurance COVID-19 FAQs are updated frequently.
Visit our COVID-19 web page for more resources for job seekers, claimants and employers.
Find resources for help with food, shelter, mental health, child care and more.
If you have questions about COVID-19, please visit coronavirus.idaho.gov.
Idaho’s home for job seekers and employers.
Free training in high-growth industries for qualifying youth 16-24.
New initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits totaled 4,924 for the week ending July 4, decreasing 9 percent – or 493 claims – from the previous week.
The Idaho Department of Labor is starting to notify unemployed workers who will exhaust extended benefits under the Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) program that they can apply for additional benefits through the Federal-State Extended Benefit program.
The Idaho Department of Labor has cleared about 85 percent of 42,000 pending claims, as of June 6, and expects to work through the remaining 5,500 pending claims by mid-July.
Twin Falls Local Office
8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 23
Centennial Job Corps Campus, Nampa
2 p.m. March 18
An Equal Opportunity Employer and Service Provider
Brad Little, Governor
Jani Revier, Director