Territory Cancer Information
Solicitud de Beneficios por Incapacidad No Ocupacional Temporera (SINOT)
Departmento del Trabajo y Recursos Humanos
Estate Planning & Medical Decision Making
Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program
Medicaid Puerto Rico
El Programa de Seguro Médico para Niños
Agency: PR Department of Labor and Human Resources
May apply online, via phone, or via mail.
There are separate programs for regular work and agricultural work. Click here to see the current weekly benefit amount and the maximum length of benefits. There is also a program that grants an additional 26 weeks of unemployment compensation to claimants who have worked in establishments where the Secretary of the Department of Labor determines that there is a special situation of unemployment, due to technological changes or the disappearance of an industry or occupation. Additionally, there are specific programs for those who lose jobs due to loss of import trade and those who lose jobs due to a major disaster. The claimant must have a good cause for voluntarily leaving a job.
Updates related to Puerto Rico unemployment benefits and Covid-19