• Learn About Unemployment Benefits and Eligibility in Minnesota

    Unemployment benefits are often just the financial lifeline needed by those who have been unfortunate enough to lose their job. If you're unemployed in Minnesota, assistance is available. Find out about Minnesota unemployment benefits eligibility requirements, a list of local unemployment offices throughout the state, how to apply for unemployment online or in person, and information about other financial assistance programs for those who have become unemployed.

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Unemployment Benefits

Learn about unemployment benefits in Minnesota, eligibility requirements, locations of your local unemployment office, and how to apply for unemployment.

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Job Search

If you've lost your job and are seeking a new employment opportunity, use our Minnesota job search feature to find local jobs that meet your skills and financial needs.

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Disability Benefits

In many instances, those who are unemployed are not able to work because of a disability - find out how to determine eligibility and apply for disability benefits in Minnesota.

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Unemployment Offices and Applications

If you are currently unemployed and are seeking more information about Minnesota unemployment benefits, this website will provide you with much of the information and assistance you will require to fully understand Minnesota's unemployment insurance program, complete and submit the relevant unemployment application, and know with reasonable certainty whether you are eligible to receive unemployment assistance through the Minnesota program. You will also be able to determine the amount of your likely benefits, a helpful figure for emergency budgeting during a period of unemployment. Also offered is a great deal of information about identifying and applying for Minnesota jobs, offering employment opportunities that are often overlooked by those who are frustrated by their employment situation or who require assistance with job training and the overall job search process. There are also a variety of government assistance programs that are relevant for those who have become unemployed in Minnesota, including disability benefits - applicable for those who are unable to work due to a mental or physical disability - and various other assistance programs designed to help those with short term needs remain afloat financially. These include housing assistance, energy affordability programs, and assistance with providing nourishment for children and adults. Please use the website to answer the many questions you have about the Minnesota unemployment program, along with other benefits and assistance offerings available throughout Minnesota.