Recent Changes for "Unemployment" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/UnemploymentRecent Changes of the page "Unemployment" on Davis Wiki.en-us Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2010-11-20 19:22:04JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(YoloFigures.png, thumbnail, 4<span>0</span>0, right, "Yolo County tends to have high seasonal variation in employment and, unlike Davis itself, run higher than US figures.")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(YoloFigures.png, thumbnail, 4<span>5</span>0, right, "Yolo County tends to have high seasonal variation in employment and, unlike Davis itself, run higher than US figures.<span>&nbsp;(source: [http://www.google.com/publicdata?ds=usunemployment&amp;met=unemployment_rate&amp;tdim=true&amp;dl=en&amp;hl=en&amp;q=unemployment+statistics#met=unemployment_rate&amp;idim=county:CN061130&amp;tdim=true Google/US Bureau of Labor Statistics])</span>")]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2010-11-20 19:19:42JabberWokkyUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Unemployment?action=Files&do=view&target=YoloFigures.png">YoloFigures.png</a>.Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2010-11-20 19:19:02JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(YoloFigures.png, thumbnail, 400, right, "Yolo County tends to have high seasonal variation in employment and, unlike Davis itself, run higher than US figures.")]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2010-11-20 19:04:54ScottMeehleiblinked to unemployment demographics <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Luckily for Davis, the town's ["demographics" unemployment rate] has been significantly lower than the state average for many years.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-03-05 19:39:07MaryLieth <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/default.htm Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program] Formerly/colloquially known as Food<span>s</span>tamps, this program issues Electronic Benefit Transfers (also known as EBT cards) to use to buy groceries and food items. They work much the same way as debit cards, and can only be used on specific food and food-related items. Admission to the program occurs via [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/entres/forms/english/DFA285A1.PDF application] submission and an interview. </td> <td> <span>+</span> * [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/default.htm Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program] Formerly/colloquially known as Food<span>&nbsp;S</span>tamps, this program issues Electronic Benefit Transfers (also known as EBT cards) to use to buy groceries and food items. They work much the same way as debit cards, and can only be used on specific food and food-related items. Admission to the program occurs via [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/entres/forms/english/DFA285A1.PDF application] submission and an interview. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ["Wal-Mart"] i<span>n ["West Sacramento"] ha</span>s a [http://www.walmart.com/catalog/catalog.gsp?cat=554492 non-emergency clinic] designed to handle common ailments (like health screenings, wart removal, yeast infection treatment, etc) as well as general physicals. They also offer package deals for related screenings and tests. No insurance is needed. </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>&nbsp;["QuickHealth"] inside the ["West Sacramento"]</span> ["Wal-Mart"] is a [http://www.walmart.com/catalog/catalog.gsp?cat=554492 non-emergency clinic] designed to handle common ailments (like health screenings, wart removal, yeast infection treatment, etc) as well as general physicals. They also offer package deals for related screenings and tests. No insurance is needed. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-25 21:25:21MaryLiethanything I missed/related topics? i feel like something's missing <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * ["Davis Community Meals"] offers not only food assistance, but also assistance regarding housing, family issues and substance abuse<span><br> - * ["STEAC"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> * ["Davis Community Meals<span>"] and ["STEAC</span>"] offers not only food assistance, but also assistance regarding housing, family issues and substance abuse<span>.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Termination of employment often results in termination of insurance benefits, so it's good to know what other options you have available.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/default.aspx Medi-Cal] is a state-sponsored public health care program available to [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/Medi-CalEligibility.aspx eligible individuals]. Denti-Cal is available for dental care services. [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/MediCalApplications.aspx Download Application forms here.] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/default.aspx Medi-Cal] is a state-sponsored public health care program available to [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/Medi-CalEligibility.aspx eligible individuals]<span>, notably caretakers (whether for children or dependent adults), pregnant women, and children</span>. Denti-Cal is available for dental care services. [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/MediCalApplications.aspx Download Application forms here.] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 33: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Wal-Mart"] in ["West Sacramento"] has a [http://www.walmart.com/catalog/catalog.gsp?cat=554492 non-emergency clinic] designed to handle common ailments (like health screenings, wart removal, yeast infection treatment, etc) as well as general physicals. They also offer package deals for related screenings and tests. No insurance is needed.<br> + * ["Planned Parenthood"] offers reproductive health education, gynecological exams, birth control, and abortion services</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 39: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://headstart.seta.net/program-overview.htm HeadStart] offers programs for [http://headstart.seta.net/ehs-pregnant-women-svcs.htm expectant parents], infants/toddlers ([http://headstart.seta.net/early-headstart.htm Early Head Start]), and preschool-age children<br> + * [http://www.djusd.k12.ca.us/ChildrensCenter/ The Children's Center] is a state-subsidized preschool and childcare center with low-cost and free childcare. The center is affiliated with the local school district. For children ages 3-5.<br> + * [http://www.cdicdc.org/whiteboard/index.php CDC] provides childcare and daycare for children of all ages in low-income families<br> + * The city also provides [http://cityofdavis.org/cs/childcare/subsidy.cfm childcare subsidies] to qualifying families</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 45: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The city has a low-income housing program for families meeting the requisite income and household size. Essentially, qualifying households may receive [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Section_8_(housing) Section 8] housing vouchers to offset the cost of rent. Section 8 vouchers are accepted at [http://cityofdavis.org/housing/affordable/list.cfm a number of Davis housing complexes]. Unfortunately, there tend to be long wait-lists for openings at these complexes, and it is not uncommon for the wait for an available apartment to last between six months and a year.<br> + <br> + A more expedient option for individuals who rent housing may be to relocate to less expensive areas, especially ["Woodland"], ["Dixon"]/["Solano County"], or in rural Yolo county.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-25 14:58:20MaryLieth <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[tableofcontents]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Unemployment benefits are available to qualifying individuals who have recently been laid off due to no fault of their own. Benefits come in cash (or debit card) payments, and amount to somewhere around half of your regular paycheck. Benefits also come with the stipulation that you register with the CalWorks job search and keep track of your job search efforts. </td> <td> <span>+ [http://www.edd.ca.gov/</span>Unemployment<span>/ Unemployment</span> benefits<span>]</span> are available to qualifying individuals who have recently been laid off due to no fault of their own. Benefits come in cash (or debit card) payments, and amount to somewhere around half of your regular paycheck. Benefits also come with the stipulation that you register with the <span>[http://www.ladpss.org/dpss/calworks/default.cfm </span>CalWorks<span>]</span> job search and keep track of your job search efforts.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;They also have a few training opportunity programs with limited enrollment.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Free Food"] is even better.<br> + * ["Free Beer"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["CommuniCare Health Center"] is the local community clinic that serves low income and uninsured (or under-insured) individuals. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["CommuniCare Health Center"] is the local community clinic that serves low income and uninsured (or under-insured) individuals.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;They accept various insurance plans, but also operate on a sliding-scale payment system.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-25 01:31:34CovertProfessornow it has a better spot <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Living Cheaply"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * ["Living Cheaply"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-24 20:37:32MaryLieth <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ == General ==<br> + * ["Davis Community Meals"] offers not only food assistance, but also assistance regarding housing, family issues and substance abuse<br> + * ["STEAC"]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Food Not Bombs"] can help you with a hot meal once a week in ["Central Park"]. ["The Episcopal Church of St. Martin"] hosts hot meals to the community on for lunch on Saturday, as well as for dinner on Tuesdays and Thursdays.<br> + * ["Cheap Food"] is a pretty nifty listing of good deals in town</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * ["WIC Program"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["WIC Program"] WIC provides assistance to pregnant and breastfeeding women and infants<br> + <br> + = Child Care =<br> + <br> + = Low-Income Housing =</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Check out ["Employment"], ["Job Applications"] and ["Job Board"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-24 19:52:09MaryLietha little more <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Unemployment benefits are available to qualifying individuals who have recently been laid off due to no fault of their own. Benefits come in cash (or debit card) payments, and amount to somewhere around half of your regular paycheck. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Unemployment benefits are available to qualifying individuals who have recently been laid off due to no fault of their own. Benefits come in cash (or debit card) payments, and amount to somewhere around half of your regular paycheck.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Benefits also come with the stipulation that you register with the CalWorks job search and keep track of your job search efforts.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/default.htm Food stamps]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ == Food ==<br> + * [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/default.htm Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program] Formerly/colloquially known as Foodstamps, this program issues Electronic Benefit Transfers (also known as EBT cards) to use to buy groceries and food items. They work much the same way as debit cards, and can only be used on specific food and food-related items. Admission to the program occurs via [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/entres/forms/english/DFA285A1.PDF application] submission and an interview.<br> + * The ["Food Bank of Yolo County"] has a number of programs to help alleviate hunger in the county. You can visit [http://www.foodbankyc.org/index.html their website] for more information on distribution of food.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-24 10:13:23CovertProfessormaybe it's better here <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''See also ["Living Cheaply"].''<br> - </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Living Cheaply"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-24 10:12:36CovertProfessora relevant page, I think <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''See also ["Living Cheaply"].''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Unemploymenthttp://daviswiki.org/Unemployment2009-02-24 04:59:23MaryLiethI'll work on this more later <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Unemployment<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ It happens. You got laid off. Or fired. Or quit. Whatever. Regardless, you'll most likely be facing an extreme shortage, if not a complete cessation, of incoming money. Fortunately, there are different programs in place to help you until you can find your next job.<br> + <br> + = Temporary Financial Assistance =<br> + == Unemployment Benefits ==<br> + Unemployment benefits are available to qualifying individuals who have recently been laid off due to no fault of their own. Benefits come in cash (or debit card) payments, and amount to somewhere around half of your regular paycheck.<br> + <br> + == General Assistance ==<br> + The county provides emergency assistance to people in dire need. The program provides financial assistance, substance abuse counseling, health care benefits and job training. Visit the [http://www.yolocounty.org/Index.aspx?page=557 Yolo County General Assistance webpage] for more info.<br> + <br> + = Paying for Necessities =<br> + * [http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/foodstamps/default.htm Food stamps]<br> + <br> + = Health Care =<br> + == Medi-Cal ==<br> + [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/default.aspx Medi-Cal] is a state-sponsored public health care program available to [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/Medi-CalEligibility.aspx eligible individuals]. Denti-Cal is available for dental care services. [http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/MediCalApplications.aspx Download Application forms here.]<br> + <br> + == Community Clinic ==<br> + ["CommuniCare Health Center"] is the local community clinic that serves low income and uninsured (or under-insured) individuals.<br> + <br> + == Other Programs ==<br> + * ["WIC Program"]<br> + <br> + = Finding Work =</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>