Although CareerSource Suncoast is not the unemployment office, we can provide information on the use of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s CONNECT site to file a claim. Reemployment Assistance (RA) provides temporary monetary assistance to qualified individuals who are out of work through no fault of their own.

1. Introduction to Florida’s Reemployment Assistance Process

Adobe-ReaderPart 1 – Basic Facts and How to Qualify
Adobe-ReaderPart 2 – Info You Will Need and Your Responsibilities
Adobe-ReaderPart 3 – Filing the Claim
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frequently asked questions, and much more.
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2.  Florida’s Reemployment Assistance Process:

Adobe-ReaderRequesting Your Benefits
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