COVID-19 Resources and Information

** Below is a list of links to information and resources in Philadelphia, Delaware County and the state related to COVID-19. This will be updated as more/new information becomes available **

 

Philadelphia Information and Resouces

The latest info on COVID-19 cases and other data statewide from the Pennsylvania Department of Health: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx


The latest information on COVID-19 cases and other data in Philadelphia from the City of Philadelphia Department of Public Healthhttps://www.phila.gov/services/mental-physical-health/environmental-health-hazards/covid-19/


The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has activated a Greater Philadelphia Coronavirus Helpline. It’s available 24/7. If you have questions about symptoms and risk factors, what to do if you think you may have been exposed, testing resources, or recommendations for social distancing, you can contact the helpline at 1-800-722-7112. More info: https://www.phila.gov/2020-03-14-greater-philadelphia-coronavirus-helpline-opened-by-health/?fbclid=IwAR2HZUc0yYdy66IMO4nrx8g4Z8vKMHE9qWUXmmLDe3OZFIjVhiwGDu0ZFIo


List of essential Philadelphia services and how to access them: https://www.phila.gov/2020-03-18-essential-city-services-remain-open-here-is-how-to-access-them/?mc_cid=7f7be1d618&mc_eid=eda5e48c86.


Information about how SEPTA is operating: http://www.septa.org/service/rail/midday-schedule.html


Information about how Amtrak is operating: https://media.amtrak.com/2020/03/amtrak-updates-to-service/


Unemployment and Workers' Compensation benefits info for those who work in PA but who're unable to work because of COVID-19: https://www.uc.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx?fbclid=IwAR2OxPP27lxlzJ-glPUwUAO-EdcoX7LTCZu2GQsH_8d-4wEcGa9VzzV0o_E


Info for local businesses affected by COVID-10: https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources, or email business.dced@pa.gov.


Meal info for children, including a list of addresses and dates/times for pickup: https://www.phila.gov/2020-03-14-find-free-meals-and-safe-spaces-for-students-while-schools-are-closed/?fbclid=IwAR3w1XOh504eUcT0YvYhYbgCDjbQK4bTpL2If5rInpbENuvkdIhqvdnRTE0


Food bank/food pantry infomation for people out of work because of COVID-19, including a full list of participating food banks/pantries: https://www.media.pa.gov/Pages/Agriculture_details.aspx?newsid=900&fbclid=IwAR1KiDt-XOu7rBRpU59aCmDWc-oYBIDu4aoN0MHTM2A0G8nNSnETqlvpzlY


The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections has officially suspended all visitation within State Correctional Institutes, but is offering alternative visitation options: https://www.cor.pa.gov/Pages/COVID-19.aspx


Delaware County Information and Resources

https://www.delcopa.gov/ich/resources/coronavirus.html

 

State Information and Resources
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has created a COVID-19 guide to assist everyone. It includes information on social distancing, mental health resources, unemployment, food assistance, changes from PennDOT and resources for small business: https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/

For individuals: https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/#ForIndividuals

For families: https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/#ForFamilies

For businesses: https://dced.pa.gov/resources  

https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/#ForBusinessesUtilities   

The following link provides you with information on what steps Pennsylvania utilities have taken to assist customers, including a moratorium on shutoffs for all regulated utilities: https://www.pahouse.com/News/?id=113134

Sign Up for PA Alerts
Sign up for emergency and weather alerts, health notifications, building alerts and other updates from state and federal agencies: https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/en-US/BF5CCF5B2AB3