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At FR Community, we believe that the core of a heart-powered community is compassion and empathy. And with the current Covid-19 pandemic affecting so many people, we want to be a resource. Not only to provide you with as much information as we can about resources, relief programs, and aid, but also to listen.

Please use the form below to send us a message, to tell us your story, and we’ll not only listen but we’ll do everything within our power to help you. Thank you so much for being a valued resident of FR Community.


FR Community Residents,

We know that in these strange and uncertain times it can be easy to feel overwhelmed and isolated. We want you to know that FR is committed to standing by our residents and supporting you through the COVID-19 pandemic in any way we can.

One way we would like to support our residents is by gathering information about new government and non-profit relief programs that might help families who are struggling during this time. We will aim to update this webpage weekly with assistance news and resources.

COVID-19 Relief and Assistance – Updated November 11, 2020

Dial 211 to receive help finding resources such as meal options, workforce offices, women’s support, etc.  specific to your location. 211 has the most up-to-date knowledge of resources available in your area.  Read more about 211 specific COVID-19 resources here.

Google has also created a one-stop resource landing page linking to Coronavirus information including updated stats, health and testing info, and mental health support guidance.

HEALTH

FOOD

FAMILY

EMPLOYMENT/ FINANCES

  • Those with student loans can learn about loan forbearance and relief due to COVID, as well as other options for loan repayment.
  • This comprehensive page from the IRS shows all information about all Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments.
  • Farmers or ranchers whose operations have been impacted by COVID 19 may be eligible to receive help from the newest Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
  • USAGov has a one-stop-shop Help With Bills page that provides useful info on different relief programs and options for help with basic costs during the COVID pandemic.
  • Certain people may qualify for Disaster Financial Assistance due to COVID 19 (or a different natural disaster) to get help with food, housing, bills or business expenses.
  • Benefits.gov provides a Benefit Finder to help you determine what relief or assistance programs you might be eligible for. They also provide resources specific to the coronavirus.
  • In response to the coronavirus pandemic, under the CARES Act the owners of single-family homes with federally-backed mortgages can get two types of financial help – Eviction and Foreclosure Moratorium and Mortgage Forbearance – 
  • Guidance for students, borrowers, and parents who have student loans during coronavirus.
  • The CARES Act passed at the end of March allows states to extend benefits to self-employed and gig workers. You can find out where to file for your state and get answers to FAQs here. Filing online is highly recommended, but it may be difficult to get customer support on the phone to answer questions.
  • This helpful page from the Dept. of Treasury has info and resources about the CARES Act with specific info on economic impact payment.
  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau posted a very helpful article that offers guidance on what to do if you are struggling with finance or employment as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.
  • The Families First Act also provides paid sick leave and unemployment flexibilities to those affected by the outbreak and proposes sending money to families in need. However, it does not apply to all workers in the country. Companies with 500 or more workers — which employ over half of all workers — do not have to meet the requirements.
  • The U.S. Department of Labor announced that states can provide unemployment benefits in situations of temporary unemployment related to the coronavirus.

VETERANS

  • The Army Public Health Center developed a military-focused resource full of information and support around the coronavirus disease.
  • The PenFed Foundation has launched The COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program to provide financial assistance to all Veterans, Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard who are experiencing a financial setback due to the negative economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

HOUSING/HOME

We hope that these updates are helpful and can provide you with some starting points for where to receive help and guidance during this difficult time. FR Community is truly dedicated to making you feel safe, secure, and at home so please feel free to reach out to us with any concerns or questions.

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