Grants for Workers
COResponds is designed to help workers who are temporarily or permanently laid off due to the pandemic, including dislocated workers and long-term unemployed workers. The grant also serves people who are self-employed but have become unemployed or underemployed as a result of the pandemic. Read more about COResponds.
RecoverCO helps Coloradans who are unemployed or underemployed as a result of the pandemic by providing comprehensive career and training services for a rapid return to work and supportive services to ease financial burdens during job search and training. Read more about RecoverCO.
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, the agency overseeing the grant, encourages job seekers to contact their local Workforce Center to see if they are eligible.
CONG Employment Specialist