Crisis: Questions and Answers

COVID-19

Information about the Coronavirus, testing and possible exposure at work.

New York Unemployment Tips

For workers who are employed in New York State (even if they reside out-of-state).

New Jersey Unemployment Tips

For workers who are employed in New Jersey (even if they reside out-of-state).

Key Contractual Protections During COVID-19

Summary of relevant job security provisions in our master contracts.

Dues

Rules about the waiving of union dues obligations while members are laid off.

Hiring Enforcement Office

Current outlook for getting a job in the industry.

Healthcare

Information about extended healthcare coverage and how to schedule virtual doctor and counseling appointments during this crisis.

Retirement Benefits

Information on how layoffs and the Coronavirus crisis affect your pension and 401(k).

Crisis: Assistance Programs

Food Assistance (for all ages)

Food assistance programs open for those in need of help during this crisis

Food Assistance (for seniors)

Food assistance programs and delivery services specifically for senior citizens

Eviction and Foreclosure Relief

Information about eviction and foreclosure relief in New York and New Jersey

Mental Health and Emotional Wellness

Services available for individuals struggling with their mental health and wellbeing

Domestic Violence Resources

Resources for domestic violence survivors

Resources for Pet Owners

Resources to care for pets during a medical emergency

Crisis: Keeping Your Spirits Up

Staying Active Indoors

Online fitness classes to keep you healthy and active at home.

Resources for Parents

Educational tools and online activities to keep your children busy and happy

Art & Culture Online

Online tours of museums and other cultural institutions available during the crisis