CA-15 Coronavirus Resources

I know many of you have questions about what to do and what help is available during these trying times. My office has prepared a resource guide to help answer some of the most common questions we’ve been hearing from 15th Congressional District residents:

CA15 COVID-19 Information and Resources Guide






 

 

Questions about how to access the direct payments, expanded unemployment insurance, food assistance, homeowner and renter protections, small business assistance, or other provisions in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act? Click below to read Speaker Pelosi's guide:

Speaker Pelosi's COVID-19 Resources Toolkit

Here's some of the information included in the guides above!

 

Bay Area shelter-in-place orders have been extended at least through May 1. For the latest information on public health, click below:

 

Bay Area schools will remain closed at least through May 1. Click here for more information.

 

For the latest information from major CA-15 health care providers, click below:

 

For the latest information on CA-15 public transit, click on the links below:

 

For the latest information on CA-15 city services, click below:

 

Federal, State and Regional Agencies

 

Veterans: Click here for the latest VA information.

Social Security recipients: Social Security offices are closed. Click here for the latest information.

Medicare recipients: Click here for the latest information, including expanded telehealth services.

Small-business owners: Click here for Small Business Administration guidance and loan resources.

Immigrants: Click here for the latest information from Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Travelers: Click here for the latest information from the Federal Aviation Administration.

Tax Day is now July 15!  Click here for the latest IRS information on delayed filing and payments.

Stay home, but be counted! Click here to fill out your 2020 Census questionnaire.

Questions about paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave under the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act? Click here for the latest information from the Labor Department.

Lost your job? Click here to apply for California Unemployment Insurance.

Having trouble with mortgage payments? Click here for information from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Need medical insurance? Because of COVID-19, you can apply now for coverage if you are uninsured and eligible. Click here for the latest information from Covered California.

Incoming or apsiring University of California students: Click here for the latest information from UC.

Need some fresh air? Click below for the latest information about parks:

 

Food Assistance

 

Need immediate food assistance? Click here for the latest information from the Alameda County Community Food Bank, or call the helpline at 1-800-870-FOOD (3663) or 1-510-635-3663 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or visit FoodNow.net.

Need to apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)? Click here for the CalFresh program.


 

Click below for information on curbside pick-up meals for students affected by school closures:

Alameda County

Contra Costa County

 

Click below for information on home-delivered meals for housebound seniors:

Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, San Leandro

Union City, Fremont

Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore, Sunol

San Ramon

 

Click below for information on curbside pick-up meals for non-housebound seniors:

Dublin

Open Heart Kitchens (Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore)

 

Tips and Contacts for Coping with COVID-19

 

Caring for someone with dementia? Click here for tips and contacts from the Alzheimer's Association.

Caring for someone on the autism spectrum? Click here for tips from the Autism Society.

Feeling stressed out by all of this? Click here.