COVID-19 Pandemic Financial Support Resources
Many people are struggling financially following being laid off, furloughed, or having their hours reduced due to COVID-19. If you need help with affording housing, food, or healthcare there are options available to you. Financial stress can contribute to worsening mental health so try to address these concerns as early as possible.
If you need assistance finding food, paying for housing bills, accessing free childcare, or other essential services, dial 211 for local help. The service is accessible 24/7, available in 180 languages and confidential. Learn more at 211.org.
The Department of the Treasury put out an information sheet on a small business loan program called the Paycheck Protection Program created the CARES Act.
COVID-19 Emergency Food Assistance Program for People with Cancer, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Multiple Sclerosis
The program supports patients with cancer, multiple sclerosis or rheumatoid arthritis who are unable to afford or access food or nutritional needs due to COVID-19.