Unemployment FAQs

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Will the additional Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) benefits be added to my weekly benefit payment?

Yes. If KDOL determines you are eligible, the LWA additional $300 will be paid to you for each week you are determined eligible for the weeks ending Aug. 1, 2020 to Sept. 5, 2020.