We have starting gathering resources for local businesses impacted by COVID-19. We will update this list as more resources become available. If you have a resource to add to this list, please contact us.

National Resources

CDC Interim Guidance for Business

CDC Coronavirus Resources for Businesses and Employers

US Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Information Page

OSHA Guidance for Employers

US Department of Labor: COVID-19 Fair Labor and Standards Act

US Department of Labor: COVID-19 Family Medical Leave Act

Families First Coronavirus Response Act – This new law requires certain employers to provide their employees with expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19.

Regional Resources

COVID-19 Coverage from the Valley News

 

Resources for New Hampshire Businesses

NH DHHS Information for Employers

Business & Industry Association COVID-19 Information & Resources for Employers

New Hampshire Hospitality Employee Relief Fund

NH Unemployment Security – Individuals who are unable to work or who have reduced hours due to the COVID-19 pandemic will have immediate access to unemployment benefits.

NH Rapid Response Program – Employers facing potential layoffs or closures should contact Joe Doiron at Joseph.Doiron@livefree.nh.gov, 603-271-0146, to activate a Rapid Response team.

Resources for Vermont Businesses

VT Department of Health information COVID-19 updates

ACCD COVID-19 Guidance for Vermont Businesses

Sign up for newsletter updates about COVID-19 from the VT Agency of Commerce and Community Development

VDH COVID-19 Guidance for Food and Lodging Businesses

VAAFM COVID-19 Information for Agriculture and Food Businesses

Vermont Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Resources

VT Unemployment Insurance Applications

Disaster Recovery Guide for Business (VtSBDC)

Funding Resources

SBA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

SBA Disaster Loan Assistance – Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Nonprofits, Homeowners, and Renters

Give Local – Customers can buy a gift card here to support local restaurants.

Technology & Leadership Resources

Remote Connect Lunch & Learn – As everyone is adjusting to finding online solutions for working and connecting, The Space On Main would like to help people to learn and take advantage of a variety of professional and social tools. Executive Director, Monique Priestley, will hold several lunch sessions to cover topics such as live streaming, family video chats, automated scheduling, peer-to-peer payment apps, and more! Register at the link.

How to Use Zoom – Free Video Conferencing & Virtual Meetings

Key Leadership Skills During A Pandemic – by Doug Teschner

State of VT Telework Guidelines During COVID-19 Epidemic

 

Industry-Specific Resources