Here is a list of resources that you might find useful during the COVID-19 health emergency. If you have additional information that you would like to share, please contact KYCC here.
Always check with trusted sources for the latest accurate information about novel coronavirus:
–July 13, 2020 Revised Health Officer Order Requires Closure of Additional Indoor Operations and Sectors: Actions come as Public Health releases new K-12 protocol to provide “roadmap” to help schools plan for reopening.
Exposed to someone? Here’s what to do.
Community Economic Development
–SBA Loans for Coronavirus
–SBA Fact Sheet for Disaster Loans
-LA’s City Small Business Emergency Microloan Program
–Facebook Small Business Grants Program
-Find your local food bank here.
-Additional Relief for Existing CalFresh Customers: A CalFresh Emergency Allotment will be automatically added to your EBT card. This allotment will increase your CalFresh benefit to the maximum benefit amount for eligible household members up to a maximum of six members. For example, if you are a single adult receiving $140 per month, you will get an additional $54 for a maximum benefit amount of $194. Read more HERE.
How to Protect Yourself and Others
–Stop the Spread of Germs (Video)
-Learn more about what you can do to protect yourself and others
LA County Department of Public Social Services
-If you are applying for CalWORKs, General Relief, Refugee Cash Assistance, Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants, or CalFresh, you may submit all the required documentation with the application and your application interview will be waived. DPSS is accepting self-certification/attestation for photo-identification, residency, income and expense requirements when applying for all programs. For information about program requirements, please visit http://www.dpss.lacounty.gov/ and click on the Programs & Services tab.
LAUSD School Closures
-LAUSD Grab and Go Food Map
Family Resource Centers in KOREATOWN for Grab and Go Food
Liechty Middle School
650 S. Union Ave., Los Angeles 90017
RFK/UCLA Community School
700 S. Mariposa Ave., Los Angeles 90005
Loans for Childcare Expenses
-Interest-free childcare loans of up to $6,000 from Jewish Free Loans
Los Angeles City Emergency Renters Assistance
-Eligible renters can receive a grant of up to $1,000 per month to cover the monthly lease rent, with a maximum of $2,000 per household. This rent assistance lottery is for the Residents of the City of Los Angeles, regardless of immigration status. To verify if you live in the City of Los Angeles, please visit neighborhoodinfo.lacity.org.
-Applications are now OPEN from July 13 through Friday, July 17 at 11:59 p.m. Find more information and apply online at hcidla.lacity.org.
*Disclaimer: Please be aware of scammers. City employees will not ask you for personal information, such as your Social Security Number, over the telephone related to this Initiative. Please use a secure means to transmit personal contact information to the City for this Initiative.
–LA County COVID-19 Testing Sites (Testing is by appointment ONLY)
–Testing Sites List (Drive Up and Walk Up)
-Some immigrants are afraid that getting tested or treated will affect their immigration status. You should seek available testing and treatment, regardless of your immigration status. Please find answers to common questions in ENGLISH, KOREAN, and SPANISH on this page.
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