Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small business guidance & loan resources
On Friday, March 27, 2020, the President signed into law the CARES Act, which contains $376 billion in relief for American workers and small businesses.
Small businesses are facing an unprecedented economic hardship due to the COVID-19 emergency. If your business needs capital to get through this difficult time, please visit the SBA’s website. You can find additional resources including: Coronavirus Funding Options, Guidance for Businesses and Employers, Local Assistance, SBA Products and Resources, and Government Contracting.
Please visit the SBA’s website at https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources.
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
To prevent stigma and discrimination in the workplace, use only the guidance described in the below link to determine risk of COVID-19 infection. Do not make determinations of risk based on race or country of origin and be sure to maintain confidentiality of people with confirmed coronavirus infection. There is much more to learn about the transmissibility, severity, and other features of COVID-19 and investigations are ongoing.
Plan, Prepare and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019. Learn more at the CDC website for guidance on the business response at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/guidance-business-response.html
Learn more and view the Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers Responding to Coronavirus at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/guidance-business-response.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fspecific-groups%2Fguidance-business-response.html
Learn more and view the Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 pdf at https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf