Benefits

Employment Development Department (EDD)

California’s EDD provides a variety of support services people who have lost their jobs or have had their hours reduced due to the impact of COVID-19 in California:

  • Disability Insurance is offered to eligible individuals unable to work due to medical quarantine or illness related to COVID-19.
  • Paid Family Leave is offered to eligible individuals unable to work because they are caring for an ill or quarantined family member.
  • Unemployment Insurance is offered to eligible individuals who have lost their job or had hours reduced due to coronavirus.

Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA)

The LWDA has resources for workers regarding paid family leave, disability insurance, unemployment insurance, paid sick leave and workers compensation.

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN ASSISTANCE

The Department of Human Assistance administers various federal, state and local government programs designed to provide temporary cash aid, food assistance and health insurance for eligible low-income Sacramento County residents.