Massachusetts Resources – Public Health

Massachusetts Resources – Businesses

  • UPDATE 3/23Emergency Order restricts physical business openings to “COVID-19 Essential Services” ONLY

The Baker-Polito Administration issued a list of designated businesses and other organizations that provide essential services and workforces related to COVID-19 that shall continue to operate brick and mortar facilities during this two-week time period.

Massachusetts Resources – Job Seekers

COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance Claimant & Job Seeker Resources

  • If you have been laid off due to the COVID.19 outbreak, click below for the latest information on filing an expedited unemployment insurance claim.  A guide is available in English and Spanish:
  • Daily town hall meetings:  Join a daily online “town hall meeting” where constituents are walked through how to achieve a successful unemployment claim; Department of Unemployment Assistance staff field questions from claimants.
  • Healthcare Workforce: If you are a healthcare worker interested in volunteering or employment opportunities at long-term care facilities or temporary COVID19 care sites, information is available here.
  • Individuals seeking career center services can contact the MassHire Metro North Career Centers via email through the online contact form linked below or leave a message on one of the offices voicemails and a staff person will respond.