Applying for Benefits When You Are Unemployed
Are you unemployed, but no longer available for potential work due to your own temporary disability, the need to bond with a new addition, or the need to care for a loved one?
You may be eligible for Disability During Unemployment or Family Leave During Unemployment benefits. Click the links below to learn more about each program.
Disability During Unemployment (DDU)
If you are disabled and have not been working recently, you may be eligible for benefits under the Disability During Unemployment program.
Family Leave During Unemployment (FLDU)
If you need to bond with a new addition to your family or care for a loved one, but you haven't worked recently, you may be eligible for Family Leave During Unemployment (FLDU) benefits.