Writing and ill times.
We live in difficult times. You might be temporarily unemployed unless your work is the sort where you can telecommute. My husband falls into the “work from home” category. My brother does not. Like many others, he is mostly unemployed once again.
If you live in Washington State, you have some help available. They’re small, but better than nothing. Our governor immediately put our fallback resources in place, trying to help our struggling workers and our healthcare system.
- A statewide moratorium on evictions from rental properties for 30 days.
- Working with state utilities to waive late fees and suspend shut-offs.
- Waiving the one-week waiting period to collect unemployment insurance, putting money into unemployed Washingtonians’ pockets as soon as they need it.
- Expanding eligibility for the Family Emergency Assistance Program to include families without children.
Governor Jay Inslee is doing all he can with our state funds, but (at this writing)…
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