COVID-19 Resource Page

 

 

 

If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor, an urgent care clinic, or your local federally qualified healthcare center. Please do not arrive unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

Georgia COVID-19 Hotline: (844) 442-2681

 

 

 

 

Information Hubs

 

 
 
City of Atlanta Testing Sites
CDC COVID-19 Landing Page
Atlanta Public Schools Coronavirus landing page
Georgia Department of Health COVID-19 Daily Report

 

 

 

Educational Supports

 

 
 
 
Talking to Children About Tragedies Article
Georgia Department of Education Resources & Updates
Free Streaming of children’s stories from Audible
Comcast is offering 2 months free for new Internet Essentials customers.
Stuck at Home? Learning Websites for All Grades
Free BrainPop subscription
Free Rosetta Stone for 3 months

 

 

 

 

Meal Assistance

 

 
 
 
Atlanta Public Schools is providing emergency student meals at designated anchor sites & partnering with community food banks at these locations.
Atlanta Public Schools School Bus Meal Delivery Stop Times by Cluster.
Fulton schools to give out meals at 21 sites; beginning Monday, March 23. Distributions will occur on Monday (3/23), Wednesday (3/25) and Friday (3/27) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Burger King offering two free kids meals with any purchase made through the Burger King app.

 

 

Federal & State Assistance for Employment & Housing

 

 
Economic Injury Disaster Advance Loan for small businesses
Check on the status of your Economic Impact Payment from the IRS.
What tenants need to know about evictions during the pandemic: Article.
The Georgia Landlord Tenant Handbook
Unemployment One-Stop-Shop
Small Business Association Resources
CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY LOANS Small Business Guide and Checklist
ConvertKit has established a $50,000 fund to help creators in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Income Tax filing extended to July 15th
Federal Student Loan Payments Suspended for 60 Days & Interest Waived

 

 

 

 

Employment Leads

 

 
 
Partners for Home, which coordinates the City of Atlanta’s Continuum of Care (CoC) and leads its coordinated strategy on homelessness, has an immediate need for qualified candidates to fulfill the important work described in the attached job descriptions for Healthy Hotel Resident Assistant (40 available positions) and Isolation Unit Resident Assistant (20 available positions). For more information and to apply, visit Partners for  Home.
Instacart says it’s looking to hire 300,000 contract workers over the next three months.
Walmart announced that it will hire 150,000 workers for its distribution and fulfillment centers.
CVS Health is hiring 50,000 employees to serve in various capacities across its business.
Dollar Tree, which also owns Family Dollar, plans to hire 25,000 full- and part-time workers for its 15,000 U.S. stores and 24 distribution centers.

Dollar General says it’s looking to add 50,000 employees by the end of April.
Pizza Hut is hiring 30,000 permanent employees to serve as drivers, shift leaders, cooks and managers.
Ace Hardware is hiring 30,000 people to work in its stores nationwide.
Lowe’s is hiring 30,000 employees to meet the demand created by the coronavirus.
7-Eleven expects to bring on 20,000 new store employees to “meet increased demand for 7-Eleven products and services amid the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Amazon intends to hire 100,000 workers.

Domino’s is hiring more than 10,000 workers to meet demand.

Grocery chains (including Kroger, which has already hired 2,000 people) are looking for workers.

 

 

 

 

 

Work From Home Tips

 

 
 
8 Tips To Make Working From Home Work For You: Article 
TIPS FOR WORKING REMOTE WITH KIDS AT HOME: Article

 

 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

 

 

 

COVID-19 Response Team Volunteers: State of Georgia
Sewing Masks for Atlanta Hospitals
Atlanta Mission: Urgent Needs List & Donation Options
Peace Preparatory School: Food Donation & Delivery
LoveBeyondWalls: Donations for Hand washing stations for vulnerable communities
LifeLine Animal Project: Fosters desperately needed; For the rest of the month, dog adoptions will be just $20