Resources for Laid-Off and Displaced Workers


The Department of Labor & Industrial Relations Rapid Response team is assembled to assist you in understanding the procedures you must follow to obtain benefits under the various employment laws.  See below for more information.

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A Handbook for Hawaiʻi’s Workers:  Next Steps After Job Loss

Information on Unemployment Insurance

Job Resources

Health Coverage 

Also find additional information in the following areas:

Confidential Counseling     Retirement     Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps)

Child Care Connection Hawaiʻi      Med-QUEST      Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)           

 Job Dislocation – Making Smart Financial Choices after a Job Loss      Managing Job Loss & Financial Stress     Rapid Response Pamphlet for Employers