COVID-19 Resources

Find out where to get the latest and most accurate information on COVID-19, including health, financial and emergency support services.

GENERAL INFORMATION

LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

ORGANIZATION: A New Way of Life

LOCATION: Los Angeles

TYPE: Re-entry services for women newly released from jail as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak

ORGANIZATION: ACCESS

LOCATION: DETROIT

TYPE: COVID testing sites for frontline workers

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Connecting eligible individuals to public assistance programs (e.g. housing subsidies, SNAP benefits, unemployment benefits). Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

ORGANIZATION: Ashe Cultural Arts Center

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Financial assistance to creative arts community

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct pay to mortgage and /or rental agencies

ORGANIZATION: Austin Coming Together

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: Financial Assistance - shelter, food, clothing, toiletries and transportation support for students; rent & utilities assistance; Educational Supports - Access to Technology (wifi, software)

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

ORGANIZATION: Bright Star Community Outreach

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: Financial Assistance - shelter, clothing, toiletries and transportation support for homeless students; rent & utilities assistance; Food Access; Educational Supports - Access to Technology (wifi, software)

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals. Direct payments to utility companies on behalf of individuals. Direct cash or check payments. Gift Cards (e.g. VISA gift card). 

ORGANIZATION: Bronx Works

LOCATION: Bronx

TYPE: Financial Assistance and Food Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Yes

ORGANIZATION: Calvary’s Mission

LOCATION: New York City

TYPE: Food Assistance

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ORGANIZATION: CAMBA

LOCATION: New York City

TYPE: Financial Assistance and Food Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Campaign Against Hunger

LOCATION: Brooklyn

TYPE: Food Assistance

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ORGANIZATION: Center for Black Women's Wellness

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Telehealth to meet patient needs, giftcards for food purchases, support for household expenses, utility assistance.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Gift Cards. Connecting eligible individuals to public assistance programs (e.g. housing subsidies, SNAP benefits, unemployment benefits). Direct payments to utility companies on behalf of individuals. 

ORGANIZATION: Children's Health Fund

LOCATION: New York City

TYPE: Health Supports

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: City of New Orleans/NORD Camps/NOLA Public Schools/Second Harvest Food Bank

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Focus on citywide food distribution efforts

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ORGANIZATION: Common Ground Health Clinic

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Free COVID testing (will resume after shelter in place order has been lifted). Taking calls from residents with symptoms of COVID-19; sharing information. Preventative screenings (diabetes and hypertension); follow-up; and referrals.

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ORGANIZATION: Communities in Schools

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Financial Assistance for students/families - utilities, rent, mortgage, clothing, school supplies, etc.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

Direct payments to utility (e.g. electric, gas and water) companies on behalf of individuals

Direct payments to funeral homes for funeral and burial assistance on behalf of individuals

Direct payments to hospitals and pharmacies for medical assistance and prescriptions on behalf of individuals

Kroger, Visa Cards and direct purchases on behalf of individuals for Food, Personal Hygiene and Cleaning Items,

Other, please specify (Direct Payments to Hotels for Extended-Stay Lodging on behalf of our Homeless Families)

ORGANIZATION: Community Coalition (CoCo)

LOCATION: Los Angeles

TYPE: Purchase and deliver food for 50 identified high-risk South LA families

Provide meals to at least 5,000 meals each day to meet demand

Reach more families by increasing capacity to put 5000 computers and tablets into the households that need them

Provide direct aid to 300 struggling families to help ensure they have the basics to keep their households running during this period

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ORGANIZATION: Community Teen Coalition

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Providing students and their families with case management, financial assistance, food delivery during social isolation, academic advisement, and counseling. Their programs will address, food insecurity, financial emergency assistance, mental health services and education.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

Direct payments to utility companies on behalf of individuals

Connecting eligible individuals to public assistance programs (e.g. housing subsidies, SNAP benefits, unemployment benefits)

EFT (e.g. bank account, CashApp, Paypal, Venmo)

Direct cash or check payments, Gift Cards (e.g. VISA gift card)

ORGANIZATION: COTS

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: temporary shelter, transitional housing, recuperative care, other supports

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ORGANIZATION: Council on Aging - Meals on Wheels for Seniors

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: 

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ORGANIZATION: Crescent Care

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: 

Healthcare:
Increased awareness to promote testing and treating underlying health conditions

Outreach - to provide factual information about the epidemic and related topics (e.g. housing, legal aid, benefits)

Treating underlying condition, including telehealth and potential to expand to free at-home monitoring devices

LGBTQ Community - addressing disparities with compassionate care

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ORGANIZATION: Focus Hope

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: food distribution, workforce development, services for homebound seniors

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ORGANIZATION: Forgotten Harvest

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: 

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ORGANIZATION: Franklin-Wright Settlements

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: food distribution, educational supports, and therapeutic services, distributing food to families

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ORGANIZATION: Future Foundation

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Providing covid-specific support re: virtual learning and student food access.

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ORGANIZATION: Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: Providing meals and/or fresh produce to seniors. Temporary food distribution center. Financial Assistance - rent and mortgage assistance.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: EFT (e.g. bank account, CashApp, Paypal, Venmo)

Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

Gift Cards (e.g. VISA gift card)

ORGANIZATION: Hands On New Orleans

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Providing Individuals Meals (packaging and delivery)

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Harlem Dowling

LOCATION: Harlem

TYPE: Financial Assistance and Food Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Yes

ORGANIZATION: Henry Ford Health Systems

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: Community-based onsite COVID testing; screening

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Hope Center Development Corp.

LOCATION: Brooklyn

TYPE: Food Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: J Wayne Leonard Prosperity Center

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Financial Assistance - mortgages

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct pay to mortgage companies

ORGANIZATION: LA CAN

LOCATION: Los Angeles

TYPE: LA CAN has responded by co-designing sanitation stations which have been deployed in Skid Row to curb the spread

Distributing hot food and bagged foods to homeless individuals.

Additionally, we've hired community residents to serve as health promoters and station attendants.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Lawndale Christian Health Center

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: telehealth services, COVID Testing, Health Services

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ORGANIZATION: Lift National & Lift-NY

LOCATION: Bronx

TYPE: Financial Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Yes

ORGANIZATION: Los Angeles Black Worker Center (LABWC)

LOCATION: Los Angeles

TYPE: In response to the COVID 19 pandemic, we have shifted our pre-apprenticeship readiness program to incorporate new occupational training such as “COVID 19: PPE & Safety Consciousness”, the workshop introduces participants to personal protective equipment (PPE) and how to properly wear PPE in the age of COVID 19.

In addition, we have updated our modules on “How to navigate the world of work” and “Interview 101” to speak to the current state of work and equip Black workers with best practices on how to navigate the job search process. Our next multi-week boot camp begins in May 2020.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Metro Atlanta Urban Farm

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Providing emergency food supplies

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ORGANIZATION: My Block, My Hood, My City

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: Food Assistance, Health Supplies (hand sanitizer, toiletries)

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ORGANIZATION: Neighborhood Service Organization

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: Beds for patients diagnosed with COVID discharged from the hospital

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ORGANIZATION: New Orleans Public Schools

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: access to technology, distance learning

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: New York Urban League

LOCATION: New York City

TYPE: Food Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Yes

ORGANIZATION: Partnership with Children

LOCATION:

TYPE: Financial Assistance
Food Assistance
Student Learning Supports
Health Supports

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Yes

ORGANIZATION: Raising Expectations

LOCATION: Atlanta

TYPE: Financial Assistance - utilities, Food access, Education Support - access to the Internet, Technology

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Connecting eligible individuals to public assistance programs (e.g. housing subsidies, SNAP benefits, unemployment benefits) (via case management); Gift Cards

ORGANIZATION: Total Community Action

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Financial assistance - rent, utilities

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct pay to rental agency on behalf of individuals. Direct payment to utility companies on behalf of individuals.

ORGANIZATION: UNCF

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: scholarship assistance, access to technology

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: EFT to Students bank accounts

ORGANIZATION: United Way 2-1-1

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: Fielding calls for COVID-related support

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Urban League, New Orleans

LOCATION: New Orleans

TYPE: Workforce Development; Small Business Assistance

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: Wayne Metro Community Action Agency

LOCATION: Detroit

TYPE: Utilities assistance, housing, emergency services to families experiencing homelessness

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: Direct cash or check payments

Connecting eligible individuals to public assistance programs (e.g. housing subsidies, SNAP benefits, unemployment benefits)

Direct payments to mortgage companies and/or rental agencies on behalf of individuals

ORGANIZATION: YWCA (Greater Los Angeles)

LOCATION: Los Angeles

TYPE: The meal distribution program will provide thousands of meals to an anticipated 500 households – and more, subject to funding availability –, and will continue this program for the duration of social distancing measures.

Key services, including workforce development, sexual assault crisis services, senior engagement, child development, and youth empowerment, utilizing a remote, virtual model. Each of these pillar services will be guided to help mitigate the harmful impacts of the pandemic crisis on at-risk communities.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: 

ORGANIZATION: YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago

LOCATION: Chicago

TYPE: Providing families with emergency supplies. Financial assistance - gift cards, EFTs. Providing and Prioritizing high Need Services - childcare asst and referral, mental health, sexual violence.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE METHOD: EFT (e.g. bank account, CashApp, Paypal, Venmo); Gift Cards (e.g. VISA gift card)

FINANCIAL SUPPORT

NATIONAL SERVICES 

ORGANIZATION: Mutual Aid

TYPE: Neighbors supporting neighbors

ORGANIZATION: USBG National Charity Organization

TYPE: Bartender emergency assistance program

ORGANIZATION: CORE: CHILDREN OF RESTAURANT EMPLOYEES

TYPE: Food and beverage service employees, with children, who have been medically diagnosed with COVID-19.

ORGANIZATION: AFL-CIO

TYPE: Resources for workers impacted by COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: United States Bartenders' Guild

TYPE: State-by-State COVID-19 resources- Food Assistance, Rent Assistance, Utility Assistance, Medical Assistance

ORGANIZATION: Another Round Another Rally

TYPE: $500 Relief Grants for hospitality industry

ORGANIZATION: National Restaurant Association

TYPE: Restaurant employee relief fund

ORGANIZATION: One Fair Wage Emergency Fund

TYPE: For Tipped workers affected by COVID-19 (car service drivers, restaurant workers, delivery workers, personal service workers)

ORGANIZATION: National Domestic Workers Alliance

TYPE: Emergency support to members only (nannies, home care workers and housecleaners)

ORGANIZATION: Craft Emergency Relief Fund

TYPE: Emergency assistance for artists affected by COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: Freelancers Union

TYPE: Freelancers Relief Fund

ORGANIZATION: Arts and Culture Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

TYPE: This fund is for US-based BIPOC artists and administrators

ORGANIZATIONS: ADOLPH & ESTHER GOTTLIEB EMERGENCY GRANT

TYPE: The grant is intended to provide interim financial assistance to qualified painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen, catastrophic incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation. Each grant is given as one-time assistance for a specific emergency, examples of which are fire, flood, or emergency medical need.

ORGANIZATIONS: THE GOTTLIEB FOUNDATION INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT GRANT

TYPE: For painters, sculptors and printmakers who have been creating mature art for at least 20 years and who are in current financial need.

ORGANIZATION: Music Cares, Grammy

TYPE: Compensation for cancelled work due to COVID-19 for music industry professionals

ORGANIZATION: Small Business Association

TYPE: Financial reprieve to small business during COVID-19 pandemic

ORGANIZATION: Small Business Association

TYPE: A paycheck protection program/loan to help small business keep their workforce employed during COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: Facebook

TYPE: Small business grants program

 

ATLANTA

ORGANIZATION: The Giving Kitchen

TYPE: Application for financial assistance

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Department of Labor

TYPE: Information for filing for unemployment, mandatory filing by employers for partial claims, and reemployment services.

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Department of Labor

TYPE: Temporary assistance for needy families (monthly cash assistance program)

ORGANIZATION: Salvation Army

TYPE: Financial emergency assistance

 

CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION: Transformative Spaces

TYPE: Created by Chicago organizers Kelly Hayes and Delia Galindo to offer a simple way for people in the Chicago area to ask others for assistance during this crisis.

ORGANIZATION: Season of Concern

TYPE: For theatre community of Chicago

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: Help Me Grow

TYPE: Childcare essential workers

ORGANIZATION: Michigan Music Alliance

TYPE: Artist relief fund

ORGANIZATION: Paycheck Protection Program Michigan

TYPE: AA paycheck protection program/loan to help small business keep their workforce employed during COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: Michigan Economic Development Corporation

TYPE: Small business relief program funding

ORGANIZATION: Tech Town Detroit

TYPE: Detroit small business stabilization fund

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: Junior League of New Orleans

TYPE: Diaper bank

ORGANIZATION: Louisianna Economic Development

TYPE: Small business loan guaranty programs

ORGANIZATION: Greater New Orleans Inc Regional Development

TYPE: Resources for impacted businesses

 

NEW YORK CITY

ORGANIZATION: dance / NYC

TYPE: COVID-19 Relief Fund for dancers

ORGANIZATION: NYC Business

TYPE: Hiring assistance for essential service businesses

PHYSICAL HEALTH/HYGIENE

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Apple, CDC, The White House, FEMA

TYPE: COVID-19 Screening Tool

 

ATLANTA

ORGANIZATION: Positive Impact Health Centers

TYPE: Free condoms by mail to keep sexual health amidst COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Legal Aid

TYPE: Medicaid benefits in Georgia. The State of Georgia has a COVID-19 hotline: 1-844-442-2681. Georgians with questions or concerns about COVID-19 (coronavirus) may call this hotline.

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: Need Help Paying Bills

TYPE: Michigan free community clinics by area

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: NOLA Ready

TYPE: Drive through COVID-19 Testing

ORGANIZATION: Junior League of New Orleans

TYPE: Diaper bank

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Crisis Text Line

TYPE: Crisis Counseling

ORGANIZATION: Lifeline

TYPE: Lifeline is a federal benefit that lowers the monthly cost of phone or internet service. Qualifying is the first step to getting your Lifeline Benefit.

ORGANIZATION: Mental Health America

TYPE:

ORGANIZATION: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

TYPE: National hotline

ORGANIZATION: Psychiatry.org

TYPE: Coronavirus mental health resources

ORGANIZATION: NAMI Chicago

TYPE: Chicago’s free and confidential helpline

LGBTQ

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Brave Space Alliance and Trans Liberation Collective Trans Relief Fund

TYPE: Relief fund for Transgender, non-binary, and intersex individuals in Chicago area.

ORGANIZATION: Trans LifeLine

TYPE: A peer support for trans folks staffed exclusively by trans operators.

ORGANIZATION: Destination Tomorrow TRANScend Rapid Response Fund

TYPE: For LGBTQ community members

ORGANIZATION: Trans Justice Funding Project

TYPE: For Transgender community members

ORGANIZATION: Trans United Showing Up for Our Communities Relief Fund

TYPE: For Transgender and non binary people of color

ORGANIZATION: The Center

TYPE: Remote services, online groups and resources

ORGANIZATION: TGNC Crisis Funding Circle Louisiana (COVID-19)

TYPE: Grassroots funds and campaigns providing direct relief to LGBTQ individuals affected by COVID-19

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: National Domestic Violence Hotline

TYPE: Domestic violence hotline

ORGANIZATION: Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC)

TYPE: ATTC offers a session on Addiction Recovery and Intimate Violence. The link is to a one hour self-paced course and is based on industry awareness about Intimate Partner Violence (IPV).

ORGANIZATION: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

TYPE: Online treatment locator and hotline available in spanish and english

ORGANIZATION: RAINN

TYPE: National sexual assault hotline

ORGANIZATION: StrongHearts Native Helpline

TYPE: Domestic violence support for Native communities

ORGANIZATION: Mutual Aid Restorative Justice

TYPE: Created for anyone in need, with a focus on those impacted by violence and trauma, crime survivors, currently and formerly incarcerated people, and those with incarcerated loved ones.

ORGANIZATION: Womenslaw.org

TYPE: A list of programs that can offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state.

ORGANIZATION: The United States Department of Justice

 

ATLANTA

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV)

TYPE: Domestic violence support

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault (GNESA)

TYPE: Rape crisis centers

 

CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION: Division on Domestic Violence

TYPE: Information, options, counseling, legal and shelter services

ORGANIZATION: SHALVA

TYPE: COVID-19 and domestic abuse resources

ORGANIZATION: 

The city of Chicago has teamed up with Uber and Lyft to address an uptick in domestic violence victims needing to seek refuge during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Residents seeking transportation and other services to flee a violent situation, which includes domestic violence and human trafficking, can contact the Illinois Domestic Violence Hotline which is available 24/7 directly at 1-877-TO END DV (1-877-863-6338 voice or 1-877-863-6339 TTY).

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: MICHIGAN COALITION TO END DOMESTIC & SEXUAL VIOLENCE

TYPE: Hotline

ORGANIZATION: Bay Area Women's Center

TYPE: Crisis line

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: LaFASA

TYPE: Louisiana sexual assault centers

ORGANIZATION: Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

TYPE: LCADV member programs provide direct assistance to victims of domestic violence across Louisiana

 

NEW YORK

ORGANIZATION: NYC Hope

TYPE: Resources to help those experiencing dating, domestic, or gender-based violence.

ORGANIZATION: New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

TYPE: Program directory

HOUSING

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Rent Assistance

TYPE: Rental assistance

ORGANIZATION: Freddie Mac

TYPE: Mortgage relief options

ORGANIZATION: Fannie Mae

TYPE: Mortgage assistance

 

ATLANTA

ORGANIZATION: Atlanta Housing

TYPE: Resources and rent relief during COVID-19

ORGANIZATION: Atlanta Housing

TYPE: Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Housing are offering rent relief efforts for program participants affected by the coronavirus.

RESOURCE: Phone: (404) 685-4344 or (404)-347-5293
Email: connectme@atlantahousing.org

ORGANIZATION: Gateway Center

TYPE: Shelter, showers, laundry facilities, among other services

ORGANIZATION: Salvation Army

TYPE: Homeless services and prevention

 

CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION: Resurrection Project

TYPE: COVID-19 Housing Assistance Grant:
Housing grants are available for eligible Chicagoans impacted by COVID-19. Eligible Chicagoans must also demonstrate that their household was at or below 60% of the area median income prior to their change in employment in order to receive the grant.

Apply by calling: (312) 666-1323

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: Need Help Paying Bills

TYPE: A list of financial assistance programs

ORGANIZATION: The Heat and Warmth Fund

TYPE: Utitlity assistance

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: City of New Orleans

TYPE: Rental Assitance Program Application

ORGANIZATION: Southeast Louisiana Legal Services

TYPE: Information video for homeowners who've lost income because of COVID-19

 

NEW YORK CITY

ORGANIZATION: NYC.Gov

TYPE: Home energy assistance application

ORGANIZATION: NYC.Gov

TYPE: Cash assistance application

FOOD

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Foodpantries.org

TYPE: Localized food pantry finder and subsidized food per state.

ORGANIZATION: City Meals

TYPE: Elderly

ORGANIZATION: Feeding America

TYPE: Elderly 

 

ATLANTA

ORGANIZATION: Atlanta Survival Program

TYPE: Free grocery delivery service request form

ORGANIZATION: PBS

TYPE: Student meal pick-up information by school district

ORGANIZATION: Atlanta Community Food Bank

TYPE: Pop up pantries, benefits screening, food banks

RESOURCES: For English text FINDFOOD to 888-976-2232
For Spanish text COMIDA to 888-976-2232

ORGANIZATION: SNAP

TYPE: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly Food Stamps) helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.

ORGANIZATION: Georgia Food Banks Association

TYPE: Georgia’s eight Feeding America affiliate Food Banks

 

CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION: SNAP

TYPE: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly Food Stamps) helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.

ORGANIZATION: Greater Chicago Food Depository

TYPE: Food assistance

ORGANIZATION: Chicago Public Schools

TYPE: Chicago Public Schools free meal pickup for students

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: CODTABLEAU

TYPE: Food resource finder

ORGANIZATION: Newmibridges

TYPE: Meal support and food delivery support. Check-in calls for those 60+

ORGANIZATION: Gleaners

TYPE: Food distribution sites

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: Second Harvest Food Bank

TYPE: Food assistance

ORGANIZATION: SNAP

TYPE: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly Food Stamps) helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.

ORGANIZATION: NOLA Public Schools

TYPE: City wide grab and go locations

ORGANIZATION: NOLA Public Schools

TYPE: City wide grab and go locations

ORGANIZATION: New Orleans Mutual Aid

TYPE: Neighbors helping neighbors; facebook page shares places where the people of New Orleans can receive free food and other services

ORGANIZATION: Culture Aid NOLA

TYPE: Food assistance/overall COVID-19 assistance application form

 

NEW YORK CITY

ORGANIZATION: Food Help NYC

TYPE: NYC Food Pantries and Community Kitchens

ORGANIZATION: SNAP

TYPE: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly Food Stamps) helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.

ORGANIZATION: NYC Food Delivery Assistance

TYPE: 

TYPE: 

STUDENTS

NATIONAL SERVICES

ORGANIZATION: Comp-U-Dopt

TYPE: Comp-U-Dopt is providing technology to students who need it most

ORGANIZATION: John Burton for Youth & iFoster

TYPE: Laptops for foster and homeless youth taking online courses

ORGANIZATION: i-Ready

TYPE: For students in grades K-8 - Students are able to log into i-Ready and participate in lessons that meet them at their level for both ELA and Math.

ORGANIZATION: Fastt Math Stretch-To-Go

TYPE: For students in grades 2-6 - Students are able to practice their math facts and number computations through adaptive games.

ORGANIZATION: SORA

TYPE: SORA allows you to access e-books and audiobooks.

ORGANIZATION: Scholastic At-Home Learning

TYPE: Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.

 

DETROIT

ORGANIZATION: 482Forward and Mothering Justice

TYPE: Support form during COVID-19 school closure

ORGANIZATION: Help Me Grow

TYPE: Childcare essential workers

 

NEW ORLEANS

ORGANIZATION: Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES School Library System Toolkit

TYPE: This toolkit offers a variety of media and online resources based on different content areas.