• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) offers the most up-to-date information on COVID-19. For businesses, the CDC provides guidelines on how to best prepare.
  • The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is working with the White House and government agencies to inform and equip businesses with many tips, tools, and guidance: www.uschamber.com/coronavirus
  • The Business Council of NYS (BCNYS) provides guidelines, webinars, legislative updates and more for employers: www.bcnys.org/managing-coronavirus. BCNYS is also working to connect employers; providing businesses with a forum to share stories and ideas here: www.bcnys.org/business-business-managing-coronavirus-together
  • The U.S. Department of Labor has resources to help workers and employers prepare: www.dol.gov/coronavirus. Under new guidance, federal law permits significant flexibility for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits in multiple scenarios related to COVID-19. Additional guidance can be found here: www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19
  • The National Association of Manufacturers is in contact with federal officials who are overseeing the response to COVID-19, sharing information here: www.nam.org/coronavirus
  • Association of Chamber Executives ACCE) offers resources for pandemic crisis management: www.resources.acce.org/crisismanagement
  • If you need information on local agencies in the Southern Tier of New York that can help during COVID-19, please call 2-1-1 or 1-800-346-2211 or text your Zip Code to 898211. You can also visit www.211helpline.org to get information.