For Your Employees

Many employers are concerned about their workforce and the impact of this event. This page contains links to resources that may be available to them.

Alabama Department of Labor:  

  • April 23, 2020.  The Alabama Department of Labor is reminding unemployment claimants that if their employer calls them back they must accept work. To remain eligible for unemployment benefits, federal law requires that those who have been placed on a temporary layoff related to the COVID-19 pandemic must return to work if called back.  Read the details here.
  • The Department announced has created a resources page for workers impacted by the COVID-19 virus.
Childcare is available on a limited basis for critical workers. Please see these resources for more details:

Individuals may also call the Hoover Helpline at 205-444-7877 to be connected to community resourcesClick here for hours and details.

You may also refer employees to the webpage, Information for Individuals, for additional resources.