Recently, CareerSource Florida held an open house at CareerSource Capital Region in Tallahassee with several of its local workforce development board partners to highlight programs to connect unemployed Floridians with employers hiring now.
The efforts of the CareerSource Florida network to help Floridians during this challenging time have been featured across the state including:
U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL):
- USDOL has opened a two-week national online dialogue, as of April 12, to gather ideas for ensuring equity in employment policies and programs for people with disabilities from historically underserved communities. Learn more here.
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA):
- SBA announced the lending limit for COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans has been increased. See more here.
- SBA announced small business owners may be eligible for certain tax credits and other tax relief due to economic impacts from COVID-19. Learn more here.