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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity announces new website to apply for Reemployment Assistance

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The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has announced a new, mobile-friendly online application for Reemployment Assistance available at

“The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is committed to ensuring Floridians are able to receive the benefits owed to them during this global pandemic,” said Ken Lawson, Executive Director of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.  “The team is working around the clock to make the process for applying for Reemployment Assistance as easy as possible for Floridians.”

Floridians who do not have a current open Reemployment Assistance claim should complete their application online at

To utilize the user-friendly online Reemployment Assistance application or to download the paper Reemployment Assistance application, Floridians should visit If a Floridian chooses to submit a paper application for Reemployment Assistance benefits, they should mail their application to DEO, and a representative will call when their application is processed.

For more information, including the steps in which applicants should take, please visit this link: 

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