The Department of Labor is translating Unemployment Insurance and related information into at least the top six languages. Below are some of the resources that people can refer to: 

  1. What you need to know and do about the CARES ACT: https://www.labor.ny.gov/ui/cares-act.shtm
    (bottom of the page for other languages)

  1. Frequently Asked Questions About UI During the Coronavirus Emergency:
    English | Bengali | Chinese | Haitian-Creole |Korean | Russian | Spanish

  1. Español: https://www.labor.ny.gov/ui/pdfs/cares-act-need-to-know-spanish.pdf

  1. Claimant forms and Publications: https://www.labor.ny.gov/formsdocs/ui/claimant-forms-and-publications.shtm

  1. General Depratment of Labor information in other languages: https://labor.ny.gov/formsdocs/dipa/dipa-forms-publications.shtm 

  1. Claimant handbook: https://www.labor.ny.gov/ui/claimantinfo/Claimant%20Handbook%20-%20Languages.shtm
     

Link to Press Release: NYS DEPARTMENT OF LABOR LAUNCHES NEW STREAMLINED APPLICATION FOR NEW YORKERS TO APPLY FOR PANDEMIC UNEMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE WITHOUT HAVING TO FIRST APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE