COVID-19 Resources for Businesses, Employees

The EDASC COVID-19 Resources Guide for Businesses & Workers is now available. Click here to view the newest version of the guide, which will be updated regularly. UPDATED July 13, 2020.

Below is a list of COVID-19 resource list for businesses and workers. This list will continue to be updated.


Loans

Small Business Administration: Disaster loan assistance Link

Small Business Administration: Lender Match helps you find lenders Link

State Department of Financial Institutions: Financial resources for Washington residents impacted by COVID-19 Link

Skagit County Loan Fund: Low-interest loans for Skagit County small businesses up to $25,000 Link

Paycheck Protection Program: An SBA loan helping businesses keep their workforce employed Link

 

Business Assistance

Association of Washington Businesses: COVID-19 Employer Resources Webinar Series Link

Chmelik Sitkin & Davis P.S.: Business interruption insurance for COVID-19 claims Link

Employment Security Department: For businesses affect by COVID-19 Link

FEMA: Starter kit for reconstituting operations Link

Skagit County: Latest novel coronavirus outbreak information link

Skagit County & EDASC: Skagit business best practices Link

Small Business Administration: Export assistance Link

Small Business Administration: Guide to the CARES Act Link

Small Business Development Center: Business survival strategies Link

Small Business Development Center: Business resiliency webinar Link

Spokane Regional Health District: Cleaning for health in a business Link

State Department of Commerce: Export assistance Link

State Department of Commerce: Small business crisis planner Link

State Department of Commerce: Insurance for businesses, events Link

State Employment Security Department: Layoff assistance Link

State Department of Labor & Industries: Request a safety and health consultation Link

Washington Governor: Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers Link

Washington Governor: COVID-19 Reopening Guidance for Businesses and Workers Link

Grants

Skagit County: Small-business grants worth up to $25,000 Link

City of Sedro-Woolley: Small-business grants Link

Skagit Valley Disaster Relief Fund: These grants are for charitable organizations and agencies Link

Social Justice Fund: Grants of up to $2,000 to help grassroots organizations Link

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation: Small Business Recovery grant program Link

Business for All: This grant offers up to $10,000 for small businesses Link

Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund: Grants of up to $10,000 for small business Link

 

Workers

Employment Security Department: For workers affected by COVID-19 Link

Employment Security Department: Eligibility Checker Link Link

State Department of Health: What to do if you have confirmed or suspected coronavirus disease Link

State Labor & Industries: Novel Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19) Resources Link

State: Paid family and medical leave program Link

State Employment Security Department: Layoff assistance Link


Click here for National and Federal Resources