COVID-19 Resources

Updates

Center for Disease Control

CDC Coronavirus Page

Facebook Page

 

King County Public Health

Updates for King County. 

King County Website

Governor Jay Inslee's Website

Updates from the Washington State Governor, Jay Inslee. 

Governor.wa.gov

Washington Department of Health

For the latest updates on:

  • What to do if you have symptoms or have been exposed
  • Healthcare recommendations and best practices
  • COVID-19 statistics in Washington

DOH

Education

Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Information and guidance for parents. 

WOSPI

Swing Education

A compilation of Educational resources for Online learning during the school shutdowns.

Swing Education

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

From NPR, based on an interview with Cory Turner by Tara Powell. 

Just for Kids

Discovery Education

Discovery Education has created a new online resource for teachers and students. Read more about it here on their website: 

Discovery Education

Economic

Apple Health Care Enrollment

“Until April 8, individuals seeking a special enrollment must contact the Customer Support Center between 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday at 1-855-923-4633; TTY: 1-855-627-9604, or a local certified broker or navigator, request the SEP, and select a plan by April 8 for coverage start date beginning April 1, 2020. Language assistance and disability accommodations are provided at no cost.”

 

Health Benefit Exchange

Office of the Mayor of Seattle

A long list of Economic and health aid and relief, including Food and Utility assistance. Also includes aid for working artists, LGBTQIA people, restaurant workers and more. 

Seattle.Gov

 

Employment Security Department of WA

The Employment Security Department expanded benefits for workers impacted by COVID-19.

For additional information on:

  • Benefits for employees directed to isolate or quarantine
  • Temporary layoffs related to COVID-19
  • Job loss related to COVID-19

ESDWAGOV

Artist Trust

A relief fund for working Artists whose income has been affected by the outbreak. 

ArtistTrust

Internet Options for Low Income Students

A list of alternatives to big internet companies. 

Reviews.com

Food Support

DSHS: Food Stamps

Apply for and use food stamps. 

DSHS 

Food Lifeline and Feeding America

Food Lifeline

Foodbank in Seattle working to secure food for families during the outbreak. Is also a member of Feeding America. 

Feeding America

Works to end hunger by providing foodbanks with aid. 

Northwest Harvest

“The mission of Northwest Harvest is leading the fight for hungry people statewide to have access to nutritious food while respecting their dignity and promoting good health. Our vision is ending hunger in Washington.”

Northwest Harvest 

Partners