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Getting COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits

Our industry’s been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re out of work, we’re here to help.    Unemployment Insurance (UI) If you’re applying for unemployment as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, follow these key tips to receive quick and reliable benefits: Apply online. State-run call centers and offices are closed or operating…


COVID-19 Preparedness Quiz

Are you prepared to make the right choices during COVID-19? Take our quiz to make sure. TRUE or FALSE: If you have COVID-19 symptoms, you should go to the emergency room right away. Answer: False. Most people with COVID-19 have mild illness and are able to recover at home without medical care. Stay at home and…


We’ve Got Your Back: LEAN Recovery Specialists

We’re in tough times, but you’re not alone.    We’re going to get through this together.     If you or a family member is struggling with substance addiction or dependence, we can help. The LEAN program is run by Laborers who have faced addiction themselves, and are now in recovery.    Right now, it’s…


Staying Healthy During COVID-19

Laborers –  As we continue to face the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re all being asked to follow the State’s stay-at-home order and distance ourselves to help stop the spread of the disease.  This can feel isolating and difficult, so it’s important to take steps to take care of yourself and your family.  Here’s some key ways…