Resources for Businesses Amid COVID-19

Information for Businesses:

Assistance for Small Businesses
The Paycheck Protection Program prioritizes millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $349 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses.
Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, Veterans organizations, and Tribal businesses described in the Small Business Act, as well as individuals who are self-employed or are independent contractors, are eligible if they also meet program size standards.  
Paycheck Protection Program Resources
·         SBA Paycheck Protection Program website
·         Department of the Treasury CARES Act website

·     The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

·     Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Nonprofits, Homeowners, and Renters

·       Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

·       Information for Communities, Schools, and Businesses

·       Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations – Community Facilities

·       SBA: COVID-19 Resources

·       DOL: Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for Coronavirus

·       DOL: OHSA Resources for Workers and Employers on COVID-19

·       WHO: Get Your Workplace Ready for COVID-19

·       CISA: Risk Management for COVID-19

·       EPA: Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services:
·       Twitter (here)
·       Facebook (here)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
·       Twitter (here)
·       Facebook (here)
What you should know:
·       Workplace, School, and Home Guidance
·       People at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19
·       How COVID-19 Spreads
·       Symptoms
·       Steps to Prevent Illness
·       Testing
·       Frequently Asked Questions
·       What to Do If You Are Sick with COVID-19
·       Stigma Related to COVID-19
·       What You Need to Know
·       Facts about COVID-19
·       Information for People at Higher Risk and Special Populations
·       Communication Resources
Situation Updates:
·       Situation Summary
·       Cases in the U.S.
·       Global Locations with COVID-19
·       Risk Assessment
·       CDC in Action: Preparing Communities
Information for Travel and Transportation:
·       Information for Travel
·       Guidance for Ships
·       Guidance for Airlines and Airline Crew
·       State: Travel Advisories
·       State: Traveler’s Checklist
·       State: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program
·       DOT: FAQs from FTA Grantees Regarding COVID-19
Information for Healthcare Providers, First Responders, and Research Facilities:
·       Information for Healthcare Professionals
·       Resources for State, Local, Territorial and Tribal Health Departments
·       Resources for Healthcare Facilities
·       Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with COVID-19 or Persons Under Investigation in Healthcare Settings
·       Information for Laboratories
·       Resources for First Responders
·       Guidance for Nursing Homes
·       Guidance for Public Health Professionals Managing People with COVID-19 in Home Care and Isolation Who Have Pets or Other Animals
·       FAQs and Considerations for Patient Triage, Placement and Hospital Discharge
·       What Law Enforcement Personnel Need to Know
·       Guidance for Homeless Shelters
·       Guidance for Hemodialysis Facilities
·       CMS: Information on COVID-19 and Current Emergencies
·       CMS: Guidance for Hospice Agencies
·       CMS: Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act Requirements and Implications Related to COVID-19
·       CMS: FAQs for State Survey Agency and Accrediting Organizations
·       EPA: Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
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Information for Families and Households:
·       Information on COVID-19 for Pregnant Women and Children
·       Interim Guidance for Household Readiness
·       Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations for U.S. Households
·       Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Homes and Residential Communities
·       FAQ: COVID-19 and Children
·       EPA: Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
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Information for Schools and Childcare Providers:
·       Interim Guidance for Administrators of U.S. Childcare Programs and K-12 Schools
·       Resources for Institutes of Higher Education
·       Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations – Community Facilities
·       USDA: USDA Makes It Easier, Safer to Feed Children in California Amid Coronavirus Outbreak
·       DOEd: Resources for Schools and School Personnel
·       EPA: Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
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Information for Community Events and Gatherings:
·       Interim Guidance for Mass Gatherings and Large Community Events
·       Interim Guidance for Community- and Faith-Based Organizations
·       EPA: Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
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Information for Military Response:
·       DOD: Department of Defense Coronavirus Response