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COVID-19 specific resources:

Unemployment Insurance provides partial wage replacement to workers who have become unemployed through no fault of their own.

  • Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) has a variety of resources for workers and employers impacted by COVID-19.  To view the most up to date information on Colorado Unemployment Insurance go to
  • CDLE has developed a COVID-19 Pandemic Scenarios and Benefits Available Guide.  You can refer to this guide to help determine which benefits you could receive. 
  • Unemployment Insurance Guide:  This handbook is designed to provide a basic understanding of the unemployment benefit process. The initial processing time for a claim takes four to six weeks.  If it is determined you qualify to receive payment, you are paid every two weeks from a fund paid by employers. 


  • The online application for Unemployment Insurance is currently available in English only. If you need interpretation services, please call 303-318-9000 or 1-800-388-5515 (outside Denver-metro area) during business hours. 

  • Prior to collecting Unemployment benefits, you must register with your local workforce center. To register, go to, a work-search website that can connect you to more than 10,000 job openings. You can also register in-person at any workforce center located throughout the state. 

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