COVID-19 Workforce Information

COVID-19 Workforce Information

Employment Services of Weld County is committed to our community during COVID-19. Our offices are open but with limited capacity; however, you are always welcome to receive services virtually.(PDF, 594KB) To speak with a staff member, please use the below contact information:

Child Care Provider: (970) 400-6594
Child Care Eligibility: (970) 400-6017
Job Seekers/Resource Room: (970) 400-6791 or email:
Business Services/Employer Support: (970) 400-6714
Adult Employment and Training Programs: (970) 400-6792

Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus

• The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit for more information.
• Two National Emergency Grants have been created to help eligible job seekers with temporary disaster-relief employment or training for those who want to pursue a different career path. Learn more about the COResponds and RecoverCO grants under the Discretionary Grants tab on the Adult Employment and Training Programs page.

Additional Resources:

OnwardCO - An initiative of the Governor's Office, state agencies and community partners, OnwardCO is a one-stop resource to get Colorado workers displaced by COVID-19 essential life services and back to work as quickly as possible.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits - Unemployment benefits are funded by employers and may be paid to any worker who has lost a job through no fault of his or her own and who meets the eligibility requirements set forth by the law. These benefit payments help job seekers focus on the path to reemployment and help lessen the negative impact of unemployment on the economy. If you were laid off due to no fault of your own or work for an employer that closed or reduced your hours to help stop the spread of COVID-19, you can file or reopen an unemployment claim.  Go to

Did you know that ESWC has a Rapid Response team that can respond to layoffs and closing quickly? Read more about these services.(PDF, 9MB)