CV-19 COVID-19 Information and Resources

Rapid Response:
Rapid Response (RR) is a proactive, business-focused program designed to assist companies facing potential layoffs or plant closures.
If you are considering laying off employees, closing a division, or shutting down business operations within California due to COVID-19,
our RR Team created a packet with essential EDD information for impacted workers.

Rapid Response Packet



Attention Yolo County Employees & Job Seekers Impacted by COVID-19

Please contact us
Monday through Friday
8am to 4pm

(530)661-2641 or
We can offer affected workers information and resources on how to file for unemployment insurance, how to set up a CalJobs Account, Job search assistance, Job readiness workshops, resume assistance, interviewing skills practice, job leads, how to get re-employed as soon as possible and provide additional resources that are available within the county.

CA COVID-19 Rent Relief Page
The California COVID-19 Rent Relief program which launched on Monday, March 15, 2021. The program can assist tenants who have unpaid rent with up to a year of relief and does not jeopardize other federal or state benefits.  Click here to learn more!

Safe at Work California
The California COVID-19 Rent Relief program which launched on Monday, March 15, 2021. The program can assist tenants who have unpaid rent with up to a year of relief and does not jeopardize other federal or state benefits. What you need to know about the Cal/OSHA emergency COVID-19 regulations, teleworking, home office ergonomics, and preventing the spread of Coronavirus in the workplace.   Click here to learn more!

Metrix Learning
Interested in Online Training? Job Seekers, YoloWorks! has partners with Metrix Learning to provide job seekers an opportunity for training and education. This online platform is available to you at no cost! Take advantage of unlimited access to more than 5,000 courses to upgrade your skills and get ready for job opportunities. Courses range from 30 to 60 minutes and are available in Spanish and Chinese! Visit to get started today!

WIOA Adult Training Program:
Adult & Dislocated Worker training services are provided in the Woodland and West Sacramento Offices.
Some eligibility requirements include:

  • Adults (must be 18 years of age or older)
  • Living in Yolo County (Adult or Dislocated Worker) or
  • Laid off from a Yolo County employer (Dislocated Worker)
  • Males Only* Registered for the Selective Service (or have a documented exemption)
    • Check your Registration status here
Some activities include:
  • Apprenticeship provides job training that involves following and studying a master at a trade on the job instead of school.
  • Job Readiness provides skills necessary to be successful in the workplace such as communication skills and technology skills.
  • Occupational Skills Training is provided by an approved school to support in demand short-term training programs that lead to a certificate or license.
  • On-the-Job Training employee training at place of work while he/she is doing the actual job.

YoloWorks! Employment Resources/Job Leads:
Check out this Week's YoloWorks! Newsletter
YoloWorks! Weekly Newsletter  Subscribe and stay connected with up to date resources and job leads during COVID-19

YoloWorks! Previous Recruitments Gain Access to previous Employer Job Talks, Recruitments & Job Fairs

YoloWorks! Career Training Virtual Workshops:
Sign up for our Workshop Series offered at 10am & 1pm to assist you with rejoining the workforce via zoom. Click the image below to access the calendar and info. For more information contact

EDD/UI Resources:
EDD Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
General UI Information 
General UI Information Spanish
New Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)
UI Check List
UI Check List Spanish
UI Online: How to Apply for UI Benefits (File a Claim)
UI Online: Cómo solicitar pagos de beneficios del UI (presente una solicitud) Solicitud

CalFresh, MediCal & Calworks Information:
Impacted by California wildfires on August 14th? Apply for Disaster Cal Fresh     Spanish
Disaster CalFresh FAQs      Spanish
Disaster CalFresh Flowchart      Spanish
Immigrants & Disaster CalFresh     Spanish
Students & Disaster CalFresh     Spanish

How to Apply for CalFresh, MediCal & CalWorks in Yolo County 
How to Apply for CalFresh, MediCal & CalWorks in Yolo County Spanish
CARES Act: Employee Paid Leave Rights Information

Economic Impact Payment Information:
Economic Impact Income Payment Information    English     Spanish     Mandarin     Korean     Russian     Vietnamese

Essential Worker Childcare Information:
Essential Worker Childcare Information-The California Department of Education has changed the eligibility requirements for child care assistance making it possible for essential workers to apply for and receive help paying for child care. CHS Child Care Payment Programs provide subsidized child care to families in need. Families can apply for child care assistance online at

Attention Yolo County Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Please contact us!
Monday through Friday
8am to 4pm
(530)661-2641 or

Are you a business owner or representative of an employer considering or who has already experienced work stoppages, layoffs or furloughs?
Contact us to discuss options and services that may assist impacted employees, including Unemployment Insurance Information, tax assistance,
Work Sharing program to avoid layoffs and more.

COVID-19 Workplace Reporting Information:
COVID-19 Workplace Exposure Reporting
Workplace Exposure COVID-19 Toolkit

Face Masks Free Distribution for Businesses:
Free Face Masks Available for Businesses

Yolo County Coronavirus Information:
Yolo County Novel Coronavirus 2019 Information

EDD COVID-19 Resources:
EDD Work Sharing Online Application
EDD Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
New Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)

YoloWorks COVID-19 Resources:
YoloWorks Business Partners Weekly Newsletter Subscribe and stay connected with up to date resources during COVID-19

COVID-19 Financial Resources:
COVID-19 America's SBDC California Survival Guide
U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Assistance
Small Emergency Loans
CARES Act Information
Paycheck Protection Program Information

Other Important Resources:
Yolo County Novel Coronavirus 2019 Information
Yolo County Coronavirus Dashboard, updated daily by 5pm
Coronavirus (COVID-19) in California
Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for Employers and Workers

Providing employers the building blocks for a better business.  The four Capital Region Workforce Boards have come together to bring services to Northern Central California businesses like yours. We want to work with you to help your business be better, together.  The Capital Region Workforce Boards Provide COVID-19 Relief.