Send us your questions on filing for unemployment & other EDD benefits by 3/26

AFM Local 47 Members: If you have questions about how to file for unemployment insurance, disability, paid family leave or other benefits, we want to hear from you.

We are working directly with the California Labor Federation and the Employment Development Department (EDD) to help musicians who have lost work because of the coronavirus COVID-19 emergency navigate through the specifics of how to file for benefits.

We are currently are collecting questions to share with our local EDD representatives. Please email your questions to prior to midnight on Thursday, March 26. We will be sharing the answers we receive from EDD, along with additional resources, with members via email and post the same to our emergency resources page at

Stay well and safe!
-AFM Local 47