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.
Idaho’s seasonally adjusted unemployment jumped to 11.5 percent and non-farm payrolls lost 79,500 jobs in April due to the effects of COVID-19.
Initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits from workers laid off due to COVID-19 continued to decline, dropping 18 percent from 5,800 for the week ending May 16, to 4,727 for the week ending May 23.
The Idaho Department of Labor is asking for the public’s help in preventing unemployment insurance fraud.
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