Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Lassen and Plumas Counties

Disaster Unemployment Assistance is available for Lassen and Plumas counties if you work, own a business, are self employed and lost your job or had your hours reduced due to the fires. Losses are dated back to July 18th and you can receive benefits for a maximum of 32 weeks. You must file by October 1st. You can visit our website at sierradailynews.com for all the details, or call 800-300-5616 to apply.