Fresno County No-Cost Business Resources

Rapid Response – Layoff  Assistance Series


BSC COVID-19 Resource Guide

HR Guidance on COVID-19 Compliance

FRWDB Business Re-Opening Resources & Tips


Sierra HR Partners – Downsizing and Retooling Your Business Guide

Rapid Response Layoff Assistance Guide


If you’re experiencing layoffs or business closures as a result of COVID-19, our Rapid Response program can provide assistance. Please call 559 490 7147 or email View our upcoming Rapid Response Online Support Series schedule below, providing an overview of resources available to those impacted by layoffs.

The 60-day filing requirement for a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) in the event of a mass layoff, relocation, and termination, has been temporarily suspended due to this emergency and now only requires as much notice as is practicable.


Upcoming Webinars

Workers Comp & Other Liabilities Under COVID-19

Tuesday, September 15th @ 8:30 a.m.

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Layoff Assistance – Unemployment Services

Thursday, September 17th  @ 10 a.m.

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Layoff Assistance – Training & Job Opportunites

Thursday, September 24th @ 10 a.m.

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Harassment Prevention for Employees

Thursday, October 15th @ 8:30 a.m.

Registration will open Thursday, October 1st





Business Services Center meeting spaces will remain closed to the public until further notice.

Business Services Center Reservations and Guidelines – Click Here.

Got Human Resource Questions? Click Here for Human Resources (HR) Hotline

Industry and Issue Specific Consultants – Click here.

Tools for Business Success – Click here.

Need additional assistance? Let us know your specific needs. Click here.

Click here to access the Fresno County Employment Studies. Get a quick view of employment projections in various occupations over a three year period.


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