Unemployment Insurance (UI) is not subject to the public charge. If community members need public benefits to survive the COVID-19 crisis, they should apply for benefits regardless of the public charge rule. The need for food, health care, and housing is more important and outweighs any public charge concerns. UI claims can be filed here.

IRCO Public Charge FAQs

Workers + COVID19 Flyer

Unemployment Rule Changes Overview: Use this PDF to find the best links for updated Oregon Employment Dept. information, tips for filing claims, and facts about UI.

Tenants + COVID19 Flyer