Resources For Worker Assistance

Resources for Workers:

Updated:  https://www.wslc.org/covid-19/

Resources For Worker Assistance

This list of resources is from the Washington State Labor Council. Other resources can be found at https://www.wslc.org/covid-19/.
  • EDS Paid Family Medical Leave visit https://paidleave.wa.gov/
  • Unemployment Benefits https://esd.wa.gov/,  if denied contact Unemployment Law Project at http://unemploymentlawproject.org/,  Waiting a week has been waived for WA State
  • Washington Apple Health Special Enrollment Period is now available through April 8th at www.wahealthplanfinder.org  
  • Apply for Washington Apple Health Medicaid through https://www.hca.wa.gov/
  • Financial Assistance through Foundation for Working Families https://www.wslc.org/
  • Financial Help through Department of Financial Institutions https://dfi.wa.gov/
  • Small Business assistance at http://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/
  • Insurance question contact https://www.insurance.wa.gov/
  • Emergency Assistance Program through Economic Services Administration at https://www.dshs.wa.gov/ – This can cover rent including back rent, deposits for rent or utilities, home repairs, basic local telephone services, utilities and short term lodging such as motels
  • United Way Resources dial 211
  • Governor Inslee has instituted statewide moratorium on evictions of residential tenants for the next 30 days. Law Enforcement will not enforce eviction orders based solely on non-payment of rent
  • Federal Housing Finance Agency directed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to suspend foreclosures and eviction for at least 60 days