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.

Thrive Alabama is doing testing drive thru testing on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 10am to 1pm at 600 St. Claire Ave in Huntsville. 


NICK'S KIDS APPLICANT STATUS:
Email info@unitedwaysal.org

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. ​

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

FOOD: Telemon Corporation: we assist eligible participants with Walmart Prepaid Cards. . To qualify they have to have worked at a farm or depend on someone who has worked on a farm within the past 24 months. People who have worked at processing plants or chicken plants might qualify as well.  (205) 505-0187 and the address is 1674 Hillyer Robinson Industrial Pkwy South, Suite 2200, Oxford, AL 36203. My office is currently closed, but we are taking application via phone. They don't have to come to our office we go and meet them. 

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 families who subscribe before May 15. Apply online at http://mediacomc2c.com or call 1-855-904-2225.
  • Xfinity hotspots: https://www.xfinity.com/support/articles/open-xfinity-wifi-hotspots


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

Limestone County Schools will have free pickup meals for children under 18.  The meals will be offered at Sugar Creek Elementary and Tanner High School each Monday through Thursday from July-6-30. They are drive-thru pickup only.  Breakfast will be from 8 a.m.-9 a.m. Lunch will be from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Thursday pickup will include three additional breakfast and lunch meals for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Children do not have to be present during pickup.

MADISON COUNTY:                                                                            
FOOD:
Huntsville City Schools

Madison County Schools: Heart of the Valley YMCA to serve meals for these students.
The schedule begins Tuesday, May 5, and will continue through July 31. It is Monday through Friday.
Here are the locations and times.
· 11 a.m. - 1 .m. - Riverton Elementary school
· 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Hazel Green Elementary School
· 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Madison Cross Roads Elementary School
· 12:00 p.m. - 12:20 p.m. - Owens Cross Roads meal distribution
· 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Harvest Elementary School

Madison City Schools: (Summer Feeding Program)
A light, non perishable Food Bag pick up starting June 2, 2020 from 11:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m. at Discovery Middle School (1304 Hughes Rd.) This will continue throughout the summer each Tuesday at Discovery. If there are circumstances that will not allow for pickup, we will address those on an as needed basis.

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 boxes of food and milk:  Wed july 1st 10:30n - noon James Crawford Park (Behind Edonton Heights Family Center) first come first serve.

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

DONATIONS: http://www.uwmadisoncounty.org

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

FOOD

MARSHALL COUNTY SCHOOLS (in partnership with YMCA): Free lunch and snack.
Five days a week through June for children from birth - 18.   
Brindlee High School / Douglas High School / Asbury Elementary 
Parent must go online and complete a form (only once).  https://forms.gle/9f7fUTSvgZAswVtA8
Questions should go to Dr. Stephanie Wisener:   wisenersl@marshallk12.org.   

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