On September 6, 2021, the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) programs are scheduled to expire. The final payable week is the benefit week ending September 4, 2021.
Governor Doug Ducey and DES have announced Arizona’s Back to Work Program, which provides child care assistance, return-to-work bonuses and educational incentives for eligible individuals. DES also provides a variety of workforce services and additional child care assistance for families. Learn more about Arizona's Back to Work program.
AHCCCS suspended all Medicaid disenrollments during the Public Health Emergency through its expiration on October 22. Beginning September 1, Medical Assistance Renewal letters will be issued so eligibility can be re-determined when the Emergency ends. No member who is an Arizona resident will be disenrolled, regardless of eligibility, until after the Public Health Emergency ends. Learn more.