• Description

This guide assembles the best practices adopted across the states and at the federal level to target the special needs of those workers reaching the end of their unemployment benefits. It features a step-by-step approach, which includes the following priority actions: Step 1: Aggressively Pursue and Promote Job Creation Step 2: Target Outreach to Workers Exhausting Unemployment Benefits Step 3: Track Workers Exhausting UI Benefits Step 4: Maximize Coordination across State and Local Agencies Step 5: Maximize Access to Income Support and Basic Needs Programs Step 6: Minimize Barriers to Re-employment