COVID-19 RESOURCES

VACCINATION

TESTING

Testing is vital to reducing the spread of COVID-19.

New York State Emergency Rental Assistance Program

The New York State Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) will provide significant economic relief to help low and moderate-income households at risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability by providing rental arrears, temporary rental assistance and utility arrears assistance. Visit https://otda.ny.gov/programs/Emergency-Rental-Assistance/ for details and to apply.

COVID-19 INFORMATION

City

State

Federal

Global

BRONX VIRTUAL COVID-19 MEMORIAL

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. has launched a virtual memorial to Bronxites who lost their lives to COVID-19. There are two parts to the memorial: a video honoring those who were lost and a memorial page on our website. To submit the name of a Bronxite for inclusion on the memorial page, please fill out this form.

EDUCATION & YOUTH

INTERNET

  • The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more. Visit the FCC website for details.

INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS

LOOKING TO HELP?

  • Visit Help Now NYC’s page for those who want to help.
  • If you are looking to donate food or other non-medical donations, visit DonateNYC or call 833-NYC-0040.

LABOR ISSUES

MENTAL HEALTH

Two mental health hotlines are available to New Yorkers who need it.

BUSINESSES

HOUSING

SENIORS

TRANSPORTATION

 

PETS

  • The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare have launched an NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline. The Pet Hotline will serve as an information, planning, referral and service coordination hub for NYC residents who need support for their pets during the COVID-19 pandemic. Pet Hotline operators can be reached directly at 877-204-8821, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
  • The City has an FAQ page regarding animals during the COVID-19 pandemic.