If your answer to question 59 was “Unmarried and both parents living together,” contact 1-800-433-3243 for assistance with answering questions 80-94. 84.
As of today, is either of your parents a dislocated worker? See Notes page 9.
Why are they asking this information?
This question asks about your parents’ employment status, particularly, whether they are dislocated workers. Your parent/parents are considered dislocated workers if they:
- Have been laid off
- Are receiving unemployment benefits as a result of being laid off
- Is a displaced homemaker (stay-at-home parent who has had to relocate)
- Had been self-employed, but no longer working due to factors beyond their control
- Is a spouse of an active duty member of the military and has lost a job or has been unsuccessful in finding a job as a result of having to relocate to a new place.
How to answer this question / fill out this section
If your parent/parents do not meet this criteria, you will select “No.” If they meet any of the above criteria, select “Yes.”