NEW! Unemployment Frequently Asked Questions
CWA has compiled the most frequently asked questions we are hearing from members who filed for furlough unemployment. Please read these FAQs before reaching out for assistance.
CWA is offering assistance to Members ONLY who have questions about filing their Unemployment Insurance Claim. Please fill out this form below and a CWA Unemployment Insurance Specialist will contact you to assist you. If your questions are not answered in the FAQs and Guidance on Filing for UI documents, you can proceed with filling out this form.
- Note: If you already filed a claim, do not refile.
- Note: Regardless of where you live, you file your unemployment claim with the NJ Department of Labor. UI claims are filed in the state where you work, not the state where you live.
Friday, July 3 will remain a paid holiday. Furloughs scheduled before or after that day will not affect holiday pay. Furloughs should be scheduled with this in mind.