Rapid Response services for laid-off workers

Rapid Response is an outplacement program designed to respond to major layoffs and plant closings by quickly coordinating services and providing immediate aid to affected workers. Learn more here about the benefits for employers and workers.

Other assistance programs for unemployed workers and their families

Find out about getting help to pay for food, housing, energy, child care and more while unemployed.

Services for veterans transitioning to civilian work

Dedicated veterans' representatives help veterans transition to civilian work by developing a comprehensive job and training plan.

Resources for businesses facing layoffs

Find information about resources to assist in reducing the immediate negative impacts of workforce reductions and suggestions for participating in workshare programs. Learn more about the unemployment notification pamphlet, Rapid Response to layoffs and closings, and more.