Please review the below list of resources and other information surrounding the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
TN Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWFD):
Visiting Jobs4TN.gov is the fastest and most efficient way to file an unemployment claim and to check the status of your claim on your dashboard.
For additional information and FAQ's, please click here and scroll to the bottom of the page to make your selection. For additional assistance, please call LWFD at 844-224-5818.
COVID-19 Cash Relief Assistance:
For Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) Emergency Cash Assistance Application and information, please visit their website at https://tdhs.service-now.com/relief?id=relief_registration.
Check the status of your Emergency Cash Assistance Application by calling 833-496-0661.
For additional information and FAQ's on what you need to know about qualifications for benefits, please click here. Family Assistance Service Center is available to assist you further by calling them at 866-311-4287.
Community Resources (childcare, elder care, etc.):
Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) Customer Service:
Small Business Resources:
The Department of Economic and Community Development has put together a page of resources available for small businesses during this time. Please visit https://www.tn.gov/ecd/covid-19-small-business-resources or call 615-741-1888 for more information.
The Office of the Governor’s COVID-19 Information and Resources Page: https://www.tn.gov/governor/covid-19.html
The Tennessee Department of Health:
Phone: 833-556-2476 and 877-857-2945
Available 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. CDT Daily
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
Information on Insurance and Other Benefits for State of TN Employees:
For questions regarding state-sponsored insurance benefits for state, local education and local government public sector plans in Tennessee.
To view their FAQs, please visit their website at:
Phone: 615-741-3590 or 800-253-9981