As COVID-19 impacts the livelihoods of so many across the world, read below for essential information and learn how many are working to save lives in the emergency—and build smarter systems that protect everyone in the future.
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First stimulus payments are expected to go out the week of April 13. Learn more about tax-related benefits, and how to claim them.
Unemployment insurance is expanded to cover many workers not eligible for traditional benefits and the benefits have been increased by $600 per worker per week. Learn how to claim new unemployment benefits.
Many families are facing food shortages at this time. Learn how to seek Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) and additional assistance if you care for an infant or small children.
If your small business is struggling due to the pandemic, there are loans and other assistance available through the U.S. Small Business Administration. Learn how to apply for them.
Learn the latest information on preventing the spread and treating those affected by coronavirus by visiting the World Health Organization COVID-19 web page.
Johns Hopkins University's Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases dashboard tracks the spread of the virus and can assist us in both visualizing who is being affected and developing efficient, targeted strategies to mitigate crises.
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