Program: Unemployment Insurance

Program Snapshot: Based on the unprecedented number of unemployment insurance claims and dramatic changes to eligibility, NMIC is offering assistance to applicants.

Services: Based on eligibility and need, services can include:

  • Advice on eligibility and the benefit rate to expect
  • Assistance with the application process
  • Advice and/or representation to address denials or incorrect benefit levels

Eligibility: Applicants may be eligible if they are

  • Residents of the following zip codes: 10031, 10032, 10033, 10034, 10040, 10452, or 10452
We plan to expand this list, so please check back regularly if you live in upper Manhattan or the Bronx but not in one of these initial priority zip codes and please email us at info@nmic.org with your need and zip code to help us decide where we should expand.

How to Enroll:  

  • Call our Unemployment Insurance Hotline at 929-512-4476 on Tuesdays or Thursdays between 9 am and 12 pm.

Contact:  

  • To access services, call our Unemployment Insurance Hotline at 929-512-4476 on Tuesdays or Thursdays between 9 am and 12 pm
  • With questions about what services we offer, please call our receptionist at 212-822-8300 x333 weekdays from 9 am to 5 pm