COVID-19 Resources & Information

COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR BUSINESS & INDIVIDUALS

COVID-19 Resources (This info will be updated and edited)

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are compiling and update information that could be helpful to downtown businesses, employees, and residents.  This will be continually updated and if you have information that you would like us to consider sharing, please contact Jason Thiel, President, Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership at (336) 354-1500 x1 or jason@dwsp.org

GENERAL COVID-19 INFORMATION

These federal, state and local resources are reliable and are updated regularly with new information about the pandemic and ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

DWSP & GREATER WINSTON-SALEM INC SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF GRANT FUND: CLICK HERE

CITY OF WINSTON-SALEM COVID-19 Info: Click Here

GREATER WINSTON-SALEM INC. BACK TO BUSINESS PAGE: CLICK HERE

RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES

  • New CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program – CLICK HERE
    *Summary and Detailed Info for Paycheck Protection Program – CLICK HERECLICK HERE and  CLICK HERE
  • Small Business Administration Guidance and Loan Resources General Information – CLICK HERE
  • Business Link North Carolina (BLNC) can help with applying for an SBA Disaster Assistance Loan – Link for more information – CLICK HERE
  • North Carolina Restaurant & Lodging Association (NCLRA) COVID Resource Page – Click Here
  • NC Senator Thom Tillis Website – CLICK HERE

UNEMPLOYMENT INFORMATION FOR INDIVIDUALS AND EMPLOYERS

HOW YOU CAN HELP

MEAL INFO FOR CHILDREN

DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE 

The Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7/365 crisis counseling and support for anyone in the U.S. experiencing distress or other behavioral health concerns related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including public health emergencies. Calls to 1-800-985-5990 and texts of “TalkWithUs” to 66746 are answered by a network of independently-operated crisis centers around the US, who provide psychological first aid, emotional support, crisis assessment and intervention, and referrals to local/state behavioral health services for follow-up care & support.

  • Spanish speakers can call the hotline and press “2” for 24/7 bilingual support or text “Hablanos” for Spanish to 66746
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing – TTY 1-800-846-8517 or can text “TalkWithUs” to 66746
  • Callers to the hotline can connect with counselors in 100+ languages via 3rd party interpretation services; to connect with a counselor in one’s primary language, indicate preferred language to the responding counselor and they will connect to a live interpreter

More Information

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES

Emergency Shelters

Soup Kitchens & Food Pantrys

ADDITIONAL PARTNER LINKS 

Chamber of Commerce