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Small Business DIRECT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The Town of Barnstable is… All In This Together We understand that in this unprecedented time, our business community is facing fear and uncertainty. The goal of the Economic Development Division at this point is to gather and disseminate information that can be of...

CARES Act unemployment

CARES Act-related unemployment benefits for the self-employed and others are currently UNAVAILABLE through UI Online as DUA awaits federal guidance. The federal government recently enacted the CARES Act, which provides unemployment compensation to individuals not...

Filing for Unemployment Insurance

To help with the increased demand on the unemployment system, the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development and the Department of Unemployment Assistance will be hosting virtual town hall meetings. They will take all who sign up through a step by step...

Need help filling out an Unemployment Claim?

For those who need additional assistance or need translation services, Department of Unemployment Assistance Contact Request (FILLING OUT THIS FORM IS NOT FILING A CLAIM) This contact form should be used by those with disabilities, special needs, and language barriers...
SBA Approves Massachusetts Disaster Declaration

SBA Approves Massachusetts Disaster Declaration

Assistance Will be Provided to Massachusetts Businesses and Non-Profits Impacted by COVID-19 The Baker-Polito Administration announced today that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will offer low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to...
COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for Businesses

COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for Businesses

The Baker-Polito Administration is committed to partnering with the business community to navigate the outbreak of COVID-19. The below resources list for businesses was last updated 3/17/20. Small Business Recovery Loan Fund MEMA’s Emergency Operations Center’s...

MassHire-Cape and Islands Career Center

During this health crisis, MassHire Cape and Islands Career Center have put in place emergency programming to ensure that we can continue to provide critical services to our customers while maintaining social distancing protocols for the health and safety of our...

Small Business Recovery Loan Fund

Governor Baker has announced a $10 million Small Business Recovery Loan Fund, administered by Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC), to provide emergency capital up to $75,000 to Massachusetts-based businesses impacted by COVID-19 with under 50 full- and...

COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for Businesses

Small Business Recovery Loan Fund Governor Baker has announced a $10 million Small Business Recovery Loan Fund, administered by Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC), to provide emergency capital up to $75,000 to Massachusetts-based businesses impacted by...

Unemployment Resources

The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) and the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA), in coordination with the US Department of Labor (USDOL), are taking a series of actions to assist workers and employers. For current unemployment...