COVID-19 Disaster Recovery Programs


The CareerSource Florida Network is Here to Help

Job loss or major business impacts are devastating under any circumstance. Assistance is available for employers and Floridians. The CareerSource Florida network stands ready to assist employers and job seekers. Our local career centers are here, and we’ve enhanced our ability to support employers online, on the phone and by appointment as available.

U.S. SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

Working capital loans to help small businesses and most private, non-profit organizations meet financial obligations that cannot be met as a direct result of the disaster. 

Damage Assessment Survey

A survey to determine damage to businesses and non-profits related to disaster impacts in Florida.

Short-Time Compensation Program

A voluntary employer program designed to help employers maintain their staff by reducing the weekly working hours during temporary slowdowns instead of temporarily laying off employees.

COVID-19 Reemployment Assistance

If your employment has been negatively impacted as a result of the mitigation efforts in Florida to stop the spread of COVID-19, you may be eligible to receive Reemployment Assistance.

Employ Florida

Florida’s official online resource for employers and career seekers seeking recruiting, hiring and training assistance.