COVID-19 RESOURCES
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From agency: NORTH ALABAMA CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES
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NORTH ALABAMA CORONAVIRUS TESTING SITES:

Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has set up a hotline for people who are concerned about whether they need to be tested and where testing is available. The COVID-19 24/7 Hotline is 1-888-264-2256.  Call for testing sites and hours of operation near you. 


UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS:
Workers can file for benefits online at www.labor.alabama.gov or by calling 1-866-234-5382.  Online filing is encouraged.  Alabama Department of labor is providing claim statuses online.  https://uiclaimstracker.labor.alabama.gov

EMERGENCY FOOD STAMPS:
Apply online at https://mydhr.alabama.gov or call 334-242-1700.

PANDEMIC EBT: 
https://dhr.alabama.gov/pandemic-ebt-benefits-begin-rolling-out-to-eligible-alabama-students/
800-410-5827   or     PEBT@dhr.alabama.gov

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB GRAN-N-GO FEEDING SITES:
http://bgcnal.com/food

ONLINE SUBSTANCE ABUSE MEETINGS:
join.zoom.us and enter the Meeting ID: 336 810 9650.
Meetings will be held at 2 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, meetings will be at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. ‚Äč

Online AA Meetings: http://aahuntsvilleal.com/ 

SMALL BUSINESS LOANS:

You can apply through any existing SBA lender or through any federally insured depository institution, federally insured credit union, and Farm Credit System institution that is participating. Other regulated lenders will be available to make these loans once they are approved and enrolled in the program. You should consult with your local lender as to whether it is participating. Visit http://www.sba.gov for a list of SBA lenders.

MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE HOTLINE:
Operation Hope is working in conjunction with FEMA and Red Cross to provide financial emergency preparedness and recovery.  Hope Crisis Hotline and virtual counseling centers will help clients mitigate credit issues, develop emergency budgets, communicate with creditors, obtain SBA loans, negotiate with mortgage services for foreclosure prevention.  Services are free of charge.  For assistance 1-888-388-4673 or www.OperationHOPE.org


INTERNET FOR STUDENTS:
  • Comcast: The company is offering Internet Essentials as an affordable way for homes who receive public assistance to get online. The plan is available for about $10 per month. In addition, they are increasing speeds for all customers in response to emergency measures associated with the coronavirus, and new customers receive two months free.http://apply.internetessentials.com
  • Charter/Spectrum: Charter Communications is offering free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 or college students at any service level up to 100 Mbps. Installation fees are also waived. This is only for homes that do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395
  • Mediacom: This ISP is upgrading its low-cost Connect2Compete internet program and offering 60 days of free service for qualifying. Apply online at http://mediacomc2c.com or call 1-855-904-2225.
MASKS:
See North Alabama Mask Makers Association on Facebook.


DEKALB COUNTY:                                                                              
FOOD:
Salvation Army at 256-997-0858

JACKSON COUNTY:                                                                           
FOOD:
Salvation Army 1501 E Willow Street, Scottsboro at 256-259-4320  Mon- Fri 9:00am to 4:15pm

LIMESTONE COUNTY:                                                                       
FOOD: 
Limestone County Churches Involved (LCCI) at 201 North Jefferson Street, Athens at 256-262-0671 Mon- Fri 9am to 11am

MADISON COUNTY:                                                                            
FOOD:
Huntsville City Schools


Madison County Schools: Providing breakfast and lunch meals at all schools for all virtual, remote, and traditional students under 18 years old until December 31st.  Melas may be oicked up at any school.  if you have hildren at multiple schools, you maypick up meals for them at any Madison County School.

The Care Center (New Hope/ Owens Cross Roads): Providing bag lunches for children 18 and younger Mon- Fri at the following locations:
10:45-11:10 Keel Mountain Volunteer Fire Department
11:30-11:50 Cave Springs Holiness Church (1252 Low Gap Rd)
12:00-12:20 Owens Cross Roads School
12:30- 1:00 Berkley Community Center

Free Food Boxes and Milk: Every Wednesday at James Crawford Park Edmonton Heights, 3915 Melody Road   beginning at 10:30am.  Enter from Salem Drive facing Chase Road.


CHILDCARE: YMCA at 256-319-9622  is offering childcare to essential medical personnel, first responders and grocery store employees.http://www.ymcahuntsville.org/CARE

Childcare Reimbursement for Huntsville Housing  Authority Residents:  Available through Oct 23, 2020.  Contact your Property Manager for a Childcare Payment Assistance Application.

DONATIONS: http://www.uwmadisoncounty.org

MARSHALL COUNTY:                                                                       
MARSHALL COUNTY COVID-19 RESOURCES
https://www.unitedwaymarshall.org/emergencyresources

FOOD


The Department of Senior Services is diligently working to make sure seniors have food and other necessary items. If you need to reach this department, please call 1-800-243-5463.

MORGAN COUNTY:                                                                            
FOOD: Committee on Church Cooperation 256-355-8893 

AGENCY CLOSURES & UPDATES:
https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=https%3A%2F%2Fuwmcal.org%2Fimages%2FMorgan_County_Resources_-_COVID_19.docx


DONATIONS: http://www.uwmcal.org/
Agency Status Active
Defined coverage areas:
Alabama - De Kalb County
Alabama - Jackson County
Alabama - Limestone County
Alabama - Madison County
Alabama - Marshall County
Alabama - Morgan County
Physical Address 3200 W Meighan Blvd #A
Gadsden AL
35904 United States
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Hours of operation:
Mon: 8:00 4:30
Tue: 8:00 4:30
Wed: 8:00 4:30
Thu: 8:00 4:30
Fri: 8:00 4:30
Contact Information
Phone Hot Line 211
Main Email Address 211@csna.org