IRCO is gathering essential resources specifically directed toward immigrant and refugee community needs. We will continue to update this page with information to help our communities stay healthy and navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apply for unemployment benefits online here Choose "File Your New Claim" option. The website has been crashing during peak internet traffic times, so we encourage individuals to go online during early or late hours.
Information For Public Charge: Any kind of testing, preventive care, or treatment for COVID-19 will not impact a public charge determination. If you experience COVID-19 symptoms like fever, cough, or difficulty breathing and are in need of medical care, please contact your doctor. You should not hesitate to seek healthcare for COVID-19, even if you are subject to the public charge rule. For more information, see this USCIS guidance and Unite Oregon’s response to coronavirus.