File a Claim
Lost your job?
File a claim for Unemployment Insurance
Unemployment Insurance (UI) provides temporary income to individuals who are currently unemployed.
- File a new UI claim
Para aplicar una solicitud de desempleo (Spanish)
Submeter um pedido de desemprego (Portuguese)
- Reopen an existing UI claim
- Access your account
- Visit the UI home page
You must file a claim for UI benefits yourself. No other organization can file for benefits on your behalf.
Out of work due to a medical condition or taking care of a sick family member?
File a claim for Temporary Disability/Caregiver Insurance
Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) provides benefit payments to insured RI workers for weeks of unemployment caused by their illness or injury. Temporary Caregiver Insurance provides benefits to care for a seriously ill family member or to bond with a child (available during the first 12 months of parenting only)
If you have been injured on the job, please visit Workers' Compensation
If you have exhausted your benefits, visit the external resources web page.