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You may apply for Family Leave Insurance benefits if you are bonding with a newborn, newly adopted, or newly placed foster child. You may also apply if you are caring for a family member with a serious health condition.
Attention Customers Applying for Benefits Due to Coronavirus/COVID-19:
We want to help guide you towards the maximum benefit amount available to you. Most workers eligible for Temporary Disability or Family Leave Insurance due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 related issues are eligible for New Jersey Unemployment Insurance—which dramatically increased the benefit amount and length of coverage through the Federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Here is an informational chart showing the programs you may be eligible for and where you can apply for them. Review the chart to see which program suits your needs best.