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COVID-19 Resources

Information about the Safety of the COVID-19 Vaccine

Please click here from CDC about the safety and how good the vaccine works from the CDC. www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/keythingstoknow.html

Tell Your Contacts

If you tested positive for COVID, click this link on how to tell your contacts https://tellyourcontacts.org/. Helpful info click here as well

Funeral Assistance from FEMA

Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA will provide financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020. We are so sorry for your loss but please Click here for details https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance#eligible

FREE Nutritious food in Philly

 

  • Food sites where any resident can pick up free food for their household.
  • Student meal sites where any child can pick up free meals.
    • Sites are open Mondays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 
    • Residents can pick up one box per household. Supplies will last up to five days.
    • Residents do not need to present an ID or proof of income for eligibility.
    •  Food sites are supported by the City, Share Food Program, and Philabundance.
      Click here for locations https://www.phila.gov/food/#/

 

Emergency Rental Assistance Program for 2021. Apply NOW

Helps people who have lost income because of COVID-19 pay their rent. It makes payments directly to your landlord. Go to https://phlrentassist.org to see if you are eligible. Click here for more info in Spanish

COVID-19 Eviction Protections and Emergency Rental Assistance

Please click here for great handout on eviction protections and here for Emergency Rental Assistance and here for comprehensive handout on ALL housing issues.
All resources can be found here www.phillytenant.org

Declaration for Halt of Eviction Letter

Must sign and give to landlord to avoid eviction. Click here. En Espanol

Stimulus Check issues- CWF

Go here if you have ANY ISUUES with not receiving your check or not what you expected. From Campaign for Working Families- https://cwfphilly.org/stimulus/

Information for Employees Affected by COVID-19- Unemployment Info

If you are employed in Pennsylvania and are unable to work because of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), you may be eligible for Unemployment or Workers’ Compensation benefits. Click here for info www.uc.pa.gov/Pages/covid19.aspx
Also the new Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) which provides up to 39 weeks of unemployment benefits to individuals not eligible for regular unemployment compensation or extended benefits, including those who have exhausted all rights to such benefits. Click here www.uc.pa.gov/COVID-19/CARES-Act/Pages/PUA-FAQs.aspx
Click here for flyer on resources.
Also click here for helpful information https://uchelp.org/

 

Essential Job Listings During COVID

Click here for listings of job openings phlcouncil.com/covid-19-hiring

Health Insurance During COVID-19 from PCCY

Click here in multiple languages to find out how to get insurance during this pandemic. www.pccy.org/resource/howtogethealthinsuranceduringcovid19

Free Diapers

For diapers: Call the Philadelphia Interfaith Network (215-246-4663) and Catholic Social Services (215-624-5920 Northeast Philadelphia, Casa del carmen: 267-331-2500, and Southwest Philadelphia: 215-724-8550).

Pacify- FREE Lactation Consulting App for Philly Families

A FREE mobile app that provides on-demand access to lactation specialists right from your smartphone.  Get the app “Pacify” in the Apple Store or Google Play.
Enter the enrollment code PHILLY at signup for FREE 24/7 access. Bilingual Info here www.pacify.com/pdph

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Community Resources Connect

Click here and go down to COVID-19 info for COVID specific info s well as info in your zip code. communityresourceconnects.org

Clarifi Free Financial Counseling during COVID

Counselors are available by phone to assist if you are experiencing job loss, temporary loss of income or financial hardship during this time. Call 1-855-FIN-PHIL (346-7445) to speak to a counselor today. Flyer here. Info on their website clarifi.org

COVID-19 resources in multiple languages in Philly

Click here for info in Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Russian, and French. Click here www.phila.gov/2020-04-27-covid-19-resources-for-immigrants-refugees-and-asylees/

Info on staying electronically connected during COVID

Info about obtaining and/or maintaining internet and cell phone services . www.phila.gov/2020-03-25-staying-connected-during-covid-19/  Click here for free services

Khan Academy

Free educational videos on all topics from K-12. Learn at your own pace.
www.khanacademy.org

PCCY- COVID Toolkit

From Public Citizens for Children and Youth- multiple resources updated daily- www.pccy.org/covid

Philly Hopeline for mental health questions for families

Philly Hopeline can be accessed at 1-833-PHLHOPE (1-833-745-4673) every Monday-Thursday  from 10am to 8 p.m., Friday 12-4.  See flyer here

PA Crisis Text Line

For Mental health crisis at this time individuals can text PA to 741-741 (crisis text line)


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