Grants and benefits to support you if you've been laid off
We're here to help union members who have been laid off. Check out our layoff assistance benefits below.
Get a $300 job loss grant
A job loss grant can help cover your bills when you've been laid off. If you have a Union Plus or Teamster Privilege credit card or a Union Plus personal loan, you may eligible for a $300 grant. Click the links below to learn more about the grant and to apply.
Get help paying your mortgage
If you've had a Union Plus home mortgage for a year or more, you may be eligible for an interest-free loan to cover mortgage payments for up to six (6) months. Plus a one-time $1,000 grant payable directly to qualified participants.Apply for mortgage assistance
Look what people are saying
My wife found out about the grant opportunity. She said, ‘Oh, look, Cliff! Let’s see if we can get this grant.’ Any money helps pay bills!
Clifford O. IBEW Local 102
What I’m so impressed by is the fact that Union Plus is providing benefits for and actually caring about hard-working Americans.
Meesha T. AFT Member
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More helpful benefits
If you’re on strike, you may be eligible for a grant that you'll never need to repay.
If you’re facing mortgage payment problems, talk to a HUD-certified housing counselor. It’s free and confidential.
Get the $50 bankruptcy pre-filing counseling fee waived.