Job Loss Resources

The following resources and information are provided to assist employees impacted by the loss of a job.
**Please note: if you are an employee of the Los Angeles County Office of Education and are searching for RIF Resources, please visit:

General Information
Certificated RIF - Frequently Asked Questions
Classified RIF - Frequently Asked Questions

Continuing Your Benefits When Employment Ends
Monthly COBRA Rates
How to Apply for Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Job Search
Ten Things to Know About Resumes and Job Applications
Resumes for Teachers and Administrators

Education and public sector jobs: (K-12 jobs throughout California)
California Community Colleges
California State University
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
State Personnel Board (federal government) General job search:
Career One Stop
Jewish Vocational Services
The Ladders
O*Net Online
True Careers
US Department of Labor

Basic/Emergency Services
Debt Counseling:
By Design Solutions

Financial Assistance:
United Way
Financial Assistance Hotline for Families
Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles

Food Assistance:
LA Fights Hunger
LA Regional Food Bank and Resources
God Provides Food Bank

Health Care Coverage:
Covered California

Housing & Shelters:
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc.
Community Action Agencies

Legal Assistance:
Law Help California
Legal Aid California

Rental Assistance:
LA County Housing Resource Center