Job Loss and Unemployment
Pine Tree Legal Assistance
PTL provides links to social services, fuel assistance and other sites that might be helpful for the unemployed and low income families.
Unemployment Benefits in Maine
Unemployment is an insurance program providing temporary, partial wage replacement to workers who are unemployed through no fault of their own.
Internet Weekly Claims System lets you check-in online.
Information about financial and other help available to workers who lose or leave a job. Describes health insurance protections (such as COBRA, HIPAA, Medicaid, and CHIP), financial help (such as unemployment insurance and Supplemental Security Income), where to get help in finding another job, and more.
Center for Workforce Research and Information
Maine Department of Labor’s analysis of the economy in publications and presentations.