Mass Layoffs and Business Closings

When workers are laid off due to a business closing or mass layoff, a process referred to as Rapid Response is used to quickly assess the reemployment needs of affected workers. The Rapid Response team assists with:

  • Unemployment insurance benefits
  • Alternative pension and insurance programs
  • Occupational skills training course availability
  • Reemployment services
  • Veteran benefits
  • Organizing onsite specialized recruitment events

Contact: Kathy Wolfe, Rapid Response Coordinator / 262.335.5318 /