Welcome to Unemployment Benefits for New York!
This site has helpful resources for the unemployed and those advocating for them.
Unemployment Insurance Process
Are you a claimant or an advocate looking for more information to help your client? Click here to walk through the process from application, maintaining eligibility, hearings and appeals to extensions.
Unemployment Insurance Resources (password-protected)
The library of all documents on the site. Browse here by topic or by type of document.
Unemployment Insurance Decisions (password-protected)
Find major Appeal Board decisions and summaries.
Immigrant & Non-Standard Workers
Find information about issues pertaining to limited English proficiency, part time, temporary, misclassified or cash earning workers here. Also find links to translated Dept of Labor documents.
Get updates and information about our push to reform legislation Unemployment Insurance on a national and state basis. Find information on extension renewals as they make their way through Congress.
Media coverage of NY State unemployment and national coverage on the topic of unemployment.