The Employment Security Department unemployment benefits partially replace your regular earnings and help you meet expenses while you look for another job. It is not based on financial need. Please refer to the link below to see if you qualify for this program. Note, if you would normally not qualify for unemployment, you may qualify for the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program.
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries provide employees with their rights as workers in this state. Please click on the link below, to stay up to date with your rights and your employer’s responsibilities under Washington state law. https://www.lni.wa.gov/