Medical, Health Access, and Guidance 

Unemployment Benefits for DACA Recipients

  • The California Employment Development Department (EDD) is encouraging individuals with DACA and other employment authorizations who are affected by coronavirus layoffs to apply for unemployment benefits. Workers don't have to be sick to qualify. Individuals who were laid off or had hours reduced due to coronavirus restrictions can also apply.
  • Applying for unemployment benefits? Check out this step-by-Step application assistance created by the Jewish Family & Children-East Bay in English or Spanish

Tenant Rights and Resources During the COVID19 Pandemic

If you have fallen behind on rent due to COVID-19 impacts, you may be eligible for Rental Assistance through your city, call 211 for assistance. If your landlord has served you with an eviction notice or they are threatening to evict you please call the Public Law Center to seek a free legal consultation: (714) 541-1010; 303