Welcome to the Jobcase resource center for unemployment in Maine. You may be trying to understand your unemployment eligibility and benefits to keep you afloat during this challenging time. Applying for unemployment benefits can be complicated, so we put together these resources to help you navigate.
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Maine’s program is run by the Maine Department of Labor – Bureau of Unemployment Compensation. Their system is called RE-EMPLOY-ME.
Find recently updated unemployment information here.
File for unemployment benefits through RE-EMPLOY-ME
File over the phone Monday – Friday, 8AM - 12:15PM: 1-800-593-7660 (TTY Maine Relay: 711).
These documents are needed to file an unemployment claim
Videos explaining the RE-EMPLOY-ME unemployment filing process
Other helpful links
Good luck, we're here to help! Information is changing quickly. Please consult the state's applicable website provided above to be sure the information is valid.