Covid – 19 Resources

Local:

Washington County Public Health Coronavirus Information:https://washingtoncountyny.gov/1147/Coronavirus-Information

COVID -19 Small Business Continuity Program – Emergency Grants:https://mycommunityloanfund.org/covid-emergency-grants/ The Covid-19 Small Business Continuity Grant Program is intended to help businesses keep their employees and stay afloat during a time of economic hardship due to the impacts of COVID-19. Businesses are encouraged to apply for this funding to help make payroll, to pay bills and to keep their operations going.

New York State Novel Coronavirus page: https://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/coronavirus/

National:

Center for Disease Control Coronavirus 2019 (Covid- 19 https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

Center for Disease Research and Policy-Covid-19 Tools (fact sheets, videos, training) https://www.cidrap.umn.edu/covid-19/tools

International:

World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

Accessible:

NFB-NEWSLINE- A free electronic information system available to legally blind and print-disabled Americans, now includes a coronavirus Breaking News section. The Breaking News information is available to all states and Puerto Rico, even those without sponsorships, so everyone can stay knowledgeable abut new developments. https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

Children’s Information:

PBS For Parents, How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus – an article filled with resources to promote conversation and hygiene habits. https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-coronavirus

Protect Yourself:

Coronavirus Advice For Consumers – Avoid Coronavirus Scams – Provided by the Federal Trade Commission https://www.ftc.gov/coronavirus/scams-consumer-advice

Two Easy No Sew Masks – Don’t have a mask? Learn how to make two very easy masks to protect others and yourself .https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqCHJozg-MM