The Office of Equal Opportunity remains committed to serving the community during this period; we have prepared a list of resources for small businesses to easily access.
Mission: To ensure equal opportunity/equal access to employment, housing, public accommodations and credit within the Gainesville city limits without regard to an individual’s sex, race, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, color, age, disability or gender identity, and to work to ensure the city’s workforce is diverse and well trained.
COVID-19 Related: If you need unemployment assistance, please contact the Department of Economic Assistance. You may request assistance on their website or contact the office directly by calling 1-800-204-2418 or 1-800-681-8102.
If you have questions regarding the new laws involving Paid Time Off (PTO) under the Family First Corona Virus Response Act please contact the Department of Labor District Office at 866-487-9243 (toll-free) or visit www.dol.gov/agencies/whd