Connecticut Department of Labor

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Welcome to the CT Unemployment Benefits Center

Important Updates

Unemployed Due to COVID-19?

You should file for unemployment benefits. Check out the latest guidance for both workers and employers.

Fraud Alert

The USDOL Inspector General uncovered a scam that's targeting people who file for unemployment benefits. Learn how to protect yourself now.

Find Employment Now

CT's Back to Work initiative is a powerful new job center that connects job-seekers with employers. Look for jobs now.

Unemployment Support Webinars

Have questions on the CARES Act or unemployment? Watch these helpful webinars now

Lost Your Benefits Debit Card?

Call Key Bank Customer Service
at 1- 866-295-2955.

Have unemployment questions?
1 203-941-6868
1 860-967-0493 
1 800-956-3294