The State of Alaska maintains a page of resources for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you lose your job or have reduced hours:
- Direct unemployment insurance questions to the claim center closest to your area:
Anchorage UI Claim Center
P.O. Box 241767
Anchorage, AK 99524-1767
(907) 375-9520 FAX
Juneau UI Claim Center
P.O. Box 115509
Juneau, AK 99811-5509
(907) 465-5573 FAX
Fairbanks UI Claim Center
675 7th Ave., Station M
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-2870 FAX
If a family member becomes sick with COVID-19:
You may be eligible for up to 12 weeks of unpaid time off under the Family Medical Leave Act if your workplace had 20 or more employees. See here for more information.
If you need to take leave from work due to child’s school cancellation:
Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: beginning April 1 through December 31, 2020, eligible employees can receive up to 10 paid sick days and 12 weeks of extended leave when a parent cannot work due to a school or child care facility closure due to COVID-19.