Knowledge Center

 

COVID-19 Resources for Employers and Employees

Reading time: 2 minutes

As the Covid-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic continues to mount across the United States and dominate the news, finding accurate information on available aid can be overwhelming. To make things easier, we've compiled a list of resources from trusted sources including the CDC, World Health Organization, The Department of Labor, The Department of Housing and Urban Development and more.

We'll continue to update this page with relevant links and information as it becomes available.

 

Resources from the Center for Disease Control & the World Health Organization:

General CDC guidelines
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Guidelines for cleaning/disinfecting
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/home/index.html

Covid-19 general FAQ
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html

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

 

Unemployment relief resources:

Updated unemployment guidelines from the U.S. Department of Labor
https://www.dol.gov/coronavirus

 

Mortgage/Rent relief:

Mortgage relief from Fannie Mae
https://www.fanniemae.com/portal/covid-19.html

Mortgage relief from Freddie Mac
http://www.freddiemac.com/about/covid-19.html

Information from the Federal Housing Finance Agency
https://www.fhfa.gov/Homeownersbuyer/MortgageAssistance/Pages/Coronavirus-Assistance-Information.aspx

Information from the Department of Housing and Urban Development
https://www.hud.gov/coronavirus

Eviction and foreclosure suspensions by state from the National Low Income Housing Coalition
https://nlihc.org/eviction-and-foreclosure-moratoriums

 

Student loan debt:

Federal student loan and forbearance information from the Department of Education
https://studentaid.gov/announcements-events/coronavirus

 

Resources for small businesses:

Information on aid from the U.S. small business association
https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources

New York Times report on upcoming aid to small businesses
https://www.nytimes.com/live/2020/coronavirus-usa-03-26#small-businesses-will-get-help-paying-workers-if-they-can-wait

 

Resources for families:

Mental Health Resources from the National Alliance on Mental Illness
https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Resources for addiction treatment and Covid-19, from the American Society of Addiction Medicine
https://www.asam.org/Quality-Science/covid-19-coronavirus

Resources for talking to children about Covid-19, from The National Association of School Psychologists
https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource

Helping children with autism through Covid-19, from Autism Speaks
https://www.autismspeaks.org/covid-19-information-and-resources

Free Credit Score

Get your free credit score today!

We get it, credit scores are important. A monthly free credit score & Equifax credit report are available with Equifax Core CreditTM. No credit card required.

Learn More