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COVID19 Resources/Recursos para COVID19

Resources for both Los Angeles and San Francisco Bay area: https://about.1degree.org/covid-19-en

Resources for Undocumented people/Recursos para COVID19 Personas Indocumentadas: COVID-19 Resources Guide for Undocumented Californians.  https://ciyja.org/covid19/

National Day Laborer Organizing Network

Grantmakers Concerned with Refugees and Immigrants – A continuously updated resource with a focus on how it is impacting immigrants and how philanthropy is addressing that impact.

United States Citizenship & Immigration Services – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has suspended routine in-person services until at least April 1 to help slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019

Immigrants Rising: Tangible support for Undocumented Communities during COVID19:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1PxLuuH0-hwHXftUXuEi52Q1qWUDegN8_I1L4ulIFwzk/edit

https://coronavirusnetwork.org/resources/

https://legalaidatwork.org/factsheet/undocumented-workers-employment-rights/

Information for Small Businesses: https://www.sba.gov/disaster-assistance/coronavirus-covid-19

https://www.cnmsocal.org/covid19

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories are eligible to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan advance of up to $10,000. The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.

The loan advance will provide economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue. This loan advance will not have to be repaid.

California: http://opr.ca.gov/covid-19/

https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Immunization/ncov2019.aspx

Santa Clara County

Food Support

Free meals for Santa Clara County students 

  • Santa Clara County School Districts

  • Refer to meal sites document for more information on hours, dates, and instructions for each site

  • Visit School Closure Meal Sites 2020 to locate a site near you

  • More info:

    Get free food from a food pantry

  • Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

  • Free food distribution to individuals and families in need in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.

  • Call the Food Connection Hotline at 1-800-984-3663, text “GETFOOD” to 408-455-5181, or email getfood@shfb.org to find out where the nearest grocery distribution is.

  • Food Connection Hotline #: 1-800-984-3663; email: getfood@shfb.org.

  • More info: Our Response to COVID-19

Low-Cost Nutritious Meals for Curbside Pickup or Delivery

  • Santa Clara Senior Center

  • The Santa Clara Senior Center is closed until further notice due to COVID-19 except for curbside pickup during the week and homebound delivery on the weekend.

  • Please call to reserve a meal by noon for next day pickup and call by 5pm on Wednesday for weekend breakfast and lunch. The suggested donation for people 60+ is $3 and for people younger than 60, the suggested donation is $8.

  • Phone: 408-615-3170, curbside pickup between 11am-12pm Monday through Friday at 1303 Fremont Street.

  • More info: Santa Clara Senior Center

Free and Low-Cost Meals for Seniors 60+

Free Food Pantry for Seniors & Homeless Individuals

  • St. Justin’s Community Ministry

  • St. Justin’s Community Ministry provides free food and clothing to seniors and the homeless in Santa Clara cCounty.

  • Go to St. Justin’s Community Ministry during the food pantry hours at your convenience.

  • 2655 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051, Monday-Friday 10am-12pm. Phone: 408-243-1462

  • More info: Community Ministry

Financial Support

Santa Clara County COVID-19 Financial Solidarity

  • Archive408

  • This is a mutual aid project that allows individuals to give and request financial assistance in a transparent and public forum. Any questions or troubles with the form email submissions@archive408.com.

  • Submit a request for financial assistance here: Santa Clara County COVID-19 Financial Solidarity

  • More info

    Call an advice line for help with worker’s pay

  • County of Santa Clara

  • Workers can get help to receive a portion of their wages due to COVID-19 impacting their work

  • Call the Office of Labor Standards Enforcement (OLSE) advice line: 1(866) 870-7725

  • More info

Childcare Support

Child Care Resources During COVID-19

Employment/Unemployment Support

Find and Apply to Workers’ Pay Programs for Lost Wages due to COVID-19 

  • County of Santa Clara Office of Labor Standards Enforcement

  • The County of Santa Office of Labor Standards Enforcement and The Fair Workplace Collaborative want to help employees see which program can cover a portion of their lost wages due to COVID-19.

  • Call the California Employee Development Department 1(800) 300-5616 to apply to the suitable program(s) you’re eligible for.

  • Phone: 1(800) 300-5616 for English 1(800) 326-8937

  • More info: Home – Labor Standards Enforcement

Employment Opportunities Still Available During COVID-19 

General Health Support

Free COVID-19 Testing Program

  • Verily

  • Complete an online screener to see if you are eligible for free COVID-19 testing  (must be: 18 or older, located in one of the counties where testing is available, and willing to sign COVID-19 Public Health authorization form and lab consent)

  • Available in: Santa Clara, San Mateo, Riverside, and Sacramento county

  • E-mail: contact@projectbaseline.com

  • More info: COVID-19

Homeless Support

Temporary Shelter Assistance for Homeless Individuals

  • HomeFirst

  • HomeFirst is working with the city of San Jose and the county of Santa Clara to slow the spread of COVID-19 and mitigate the impact COVID-19 could have on homeless individuals and families.

  • Call 408-510-7600 or email outreach@homefirstscc.org if you or someone you know needs temporary shelter during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Phone: 408-510-7600. Email: outreach@homefirstscc.org

  • More info: https://www.homefirstscc.org/

Housing/Eviction Prevention Support

Help with Housing Advice and Disputes

  • Project Sentinel

  • Project Sentinel is a non-profit agency that provides information and dispute resolution services to tenants, landlords, and roommates. Project Sentinel answers questions and helps resolve disputes involving deposits, rent increases, nonpayment of rent, and other rental housing issues.

  • Call 408-720-9888 between 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm for assistance. No walk-ins.

  • Hours: 9am-12pm and 1-4pm Monday-Friday. Phone: 408-720-9888

  • More info: Project Sentinel

Mental Health Support

Emotional Support During COVID-19

  • NAMI Santa Clara County

  • Warmline staff at NAMI Santa Clara County are available to support you during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Call 408-453-0400 option 1 or email info@namisantaclara.org for emotional support when you feel you need it during their available hours.

  • Phone: 408-453-0400 option 1. Email: info@namisantaclara.org. Schedule: Monday-Friday 10am-6pm.

Free Virtual Recovery Groups

  • NAMI Santa Clara County

  • NAMI Santa Clara County will still be holding remote, virtual meetings for people in recovery during the COVID-19 crisis while their facility is closed.

  • Call 408-453-0400 extension 6050 to join the support group.

  • Schedule: Sundays 3pm-4:30pm and Mondays 7pm-8:30pm.

  • More info:  https://namisantaclara.org/

List of Various Online Mental Health Resources 

  • NAMI Santa Clara County

  • NAMI Santa Clara County is closed due to COVID-19 until further notice so they compiled an extensive list of mental health resources residents of Santa Clara County can access when they feel they need additional support.

  • Look over the list provided below and follow the instructions depending on your specific need and availability of the program(s).

  • COVID-19 SUPPORT SERVICES

  • More info: https://namisantaclara.org/

Other Support

Request assistance following the COVID-19 outbreak 

  • South Bay Mutual Aid

  • If you are in need of assistance following the COVID-19 outbreak please fill out a survey. The information you provide will be shared with volunteers so they may contact you if they are able to help. To maintain privacy, your name is not required to accept aid. Only minimal information regarding health conditions is asked so we can keep our volunteers safe and prepared.

  • Complete the survey: South Bay Mutual Aid Intake

  • More info 

Los Angeles Resource List: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S-WJaMa4q3yNrEBfSFKEdSQArcNc_MTI2LiUA63Ycyg/mobilebasic

En Español: COVID-19 Recursos Para La Comunidad de Los Ángeles: https://docs.google.com/document/d/12NWE0uKtoEDUQRJtPeSlJ5VMexVLoHBRuLPKxMLKgKI/edit?ts=5e702189

La Mayor’s office Of Immigrant Affairs: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Wj7LZL1-nwZKkNfKtyeeZsnqUTq56KDhbRXCj9zD334/edit?fbclid=IwAR0UKhEjKij-JlF9eDdRZPqXup-OE5_nAIxr-ErFiC1mTL009YqLwW7mShE

LA Forward Response guide: https://gdoc.pub/doc/e/2PACX-1vSyHG-y6J9quZ7SHl4x5v55c9ZFXTyVUTbTuAWoJosRTTja0mvnTEUor8f77FqFgoVYb835Oah1TbdC?emci=108051a7-ee6a-ea11-a94c-00155d03b5dd&emdi=8d4344d1-ab6b-ea11-a94c-00155d03b5dd&ceid=3396682

Central Coast Coalition for Undocumented Student

Success: https://bit.ly/38TO3mX
www.ccc.uss.org

Central Valley: CRLAF and the Sacramento FUEL Network for Immigrants have prepared an informational flyer (attached) to support immigrant communities in the Central Valley as families navigate the immense uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Topics covered include legal, healthcare, employment, housing, food assistance, census, and other areas of concern, specifically as they relate to immigrants or immigration status.

In anticipation of the need for constant updates to the flyer, the most recent electronic version of the document (with clickable links) can be downloaded at https://crlaf.org/coronavirus

Defer payments on federally-held student loans

  • US Department of Education

  • Borrowers of federally-held student loans have the option to defer loan payments with no penalty for 60 days starting on March 13, 2020.

  • Call your loan servicer and ask for an administrative forbearance. If you’re not sure who your servicer is or how to contact them, visit the link or call 1-800-433-3243 for assistance.

  • Federal Student Aid Information Center phone #: 1-800-433-3243; TTY: 1-800-730-8913

  • More info: Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for Students, Borrowers, and Parents

Get mortgage assistance for U.S. Bank mortgage customers

  • U.S. Bank

  • U.S. Bank is offering its mortgage customers assistance programs that may allow you to suspend your mortgage payments for 90 days, during which time you won’t be charged any late fees and your accounts will not be reported as delinquent.

  • Call (888) 287-7817 and press option #2 to request assistance.

  • Phone #: (888) 287-7817.

  • More info: Mortgage Help and Repayment Options

Apply for loan for small to mid-sized arts organizations 

Request fee waivers and payment deferrals for Bank of America customers

  • Bank of America

  • Bank of America is offering additional support to its customers impacted by COVID-19 on a case-by-case basis. Support may include payment deferrals for credit cards, mortgages, and small business and auto loans and refunds on overdraft, non-sufficient funds, monthly maintenance, and late fees.

  • Visit the link to request a deferral on credit card or mortgage payments or call 800-432-1000 for more information.

  • Phone #: 800-432-1000.

  • More info: Bank of America press release

Request payment deferrals for PNC customers

  • PNC Bank

  • PNC is offering additional support to its customers impacted by COVID-19, which may include payment deferrals of up to 90 days for auto loans, unsecured installment loans or unsecured lines of credit, credit cards, mortgages, and home equity loans or home equity lines of credit.

  • Visit the link and complete and submit the online form to request a payment deferral.

  • Phone #: 1-800-558-8472 (credit card); 1-800-523-8654 (mortgage); 1-888-762-2265 (auto loan, home equity loan or line of credit, and personal loan or line of credit).

  • More info: Important Updates for Our Customers About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Request fee waivers and payment deferrals for Wells Fargo customers

  • Wells Fargo

  • Wells Fargo is offering additional support to its customers impacted by COVID-19, such as fee waivers and payment deferrals, including 90-day payment deferrals for mortgages.

  • Visit the link to sign into your online banking account and email Wells Fargo through the Message Center to request support.

  • Phone #: 1-800-869-3557; TDD/TTY: 1-800-877-4833.

  • More info: Wells Fargo press release and Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Center

Apply for cash assistance for DoorDash drivers

  • DoorDash

  • Up to two weeks of financial assistance for DoorDash drivers who have tested positive for COVID-19, are under mandatory or doctor-recommended COVID-19-related quarantine, or live in a house with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 or is under COVID-19-related quarantine. Click here for eligibility.

  • Visit the link and follow the instructions under the “How do I submit a claim?” heading to apply for assistance.

  • More info: COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program

Mental Health Resources-For Children and Social Distancing:

https://store.samhsa.gov/product/Talking-With-Children-Tips-for-Caregivers-Parents-and-Teachers-During-Infectious-Disease-Outbreaks/PEP20-01-01-006

https://store.samhsa.gov/system/files/sma14-4886spanish.pdf

https://store.samhsa.gov/product/Taking-Care-of-Your-Behavioral-Health-Tips-for-Social-Distancing-Quarantine-and-Isolation-During-an-Infectious-Disease-Outbreak-Spanish-Version-/SMA14-4894SPANISH

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18p9OSlLpSYanIoUC-gEbhVbRMYVUfw4wyrixa9ekGdc/htmlview?usp=embed_facebook&fbclid=IwAR3fKKa_ENBpkUoCfMmW8r1D0s06B_IFS_oAwQH8BEBV6nlzqOgv3w28DTc&sle=true

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