Here is a list of the Florida financial assistance that is available to those who are affected by coronavirus.

Q: What Florida financial assistance is available to those who are affected by this virus and what are the contact numbers to call. Thank you!


A: Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity is home to the Reemployment Assistance Service Center. It is here that people can apply for benefits. The service is set up to provide "temporary wage replacement" to those who meet the eligibility requirements, according to its website.


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The service's website offers a short video explaining the process to apply:



Here is who is eligible to receive state assistance:


Those who are quarantined by a medical professional or government agency.


Those who are laid off or sent home without pay for an extended period by their employer due to COVID-19 concerns.


Those who are caring for an immediate family member who is diagnosed with COVID-19.


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To find out if you're eligible, visit the Florida Jobs website: http://www.floridajobs.org/Reemployment-Assistance-Service-Center/reemployment-assistance/claimants/apply-for-benefits.


This story originally published to naplesnews.com, and was shared to other Florida newspapers in the USA TODAY Network - Florida.