Reemployment Assistance – Work Search Waived

A message from CareerSource Southwest Florida:

Reemployment assistance benefits, formerly known as unemployment compensation provides temporary wage replacement benefits to qualified individuals who are out of work through no fault of their own.  You must file online using CONNECT or mail a paper application.

Work registration and job search through Employ Florida have been waived for individuals filing an application from March 15, 2020 until May 9, 2020.

You may be prompted to register but are NOT required to register within these dates.

Visit Reemployment Assistance COVID-19 for frequently asked questions.

For a list of employers currently hiring visit Immediate Jobs in Southwest Florida.

If you have any other questions, you can call us at 1-800-557-3242 or you may call the career center closest to you (Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm; Saturday and Sunday 8am to 2pm):

  • Fort Myers Career Center (239) 931-8200
  • Naples Career Center (239) 436-4301
  • Port Charlotte Career Center (941) 235-5900
  • Immokalee Career Center (239) 658-3300
  • Clewiston Career Center (863) 983-6138

You may also complete the online inquiry form with any tuition assistance requests.