Info del Condado de Boulder /Boulder County Information https://www.bouldercounty.org/families/disease/covid-19/
Boulder County Resources: County link for accessing emergency assistance, food and financial assistance, health care and mental health care supports, help with housing, safety supports, child care assistance, legal services, and more.
Safer At Home
Debido a la cantidad de solicitudes que hemos recibido para el Programa de Ayuda Económica para gente LGBTQ, estamos suspendiendo las solicitudes hasta que se obtenga financiamiento adicional.
Por favor considere solicitar ayuda con la Fundación Alexander, que proporciona fondos a las comunidades LGBTQ en todo Colorado.
Si obtenemos más fondos y volvemos a abrir el fondo, lo anunciaremos a través de nuestra página de web, así que comuníquese con nosotros allí: https://www.outboulder.org
Opportunity to provide daily meals for Longmont United Hospital Centura Health staff. Food purchased from local business owners! https://www.coloradogives.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=36507&fbclid=IwAR0Cp1m7vq0y7PgLnQnfZzKUJQAECZr8HW2OOZPfDn7eVJMKcWW_mDBM-WQ
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I will be hosting a Resiliency in Action session at end of March on prepping/organizing your Family Action Plan resources here: will be referred to during online session
Government Stimulus GuideBenefits for individuals (Information provided by Fifth Third Bank 3/28/2020)
What you can do
Direct payment to tax payers
Tax credits in the form of checks or direct deposit in the amount of:•$1,200 per adult and $500 per child to individual filers earning less than $75,000 annually•$1,200 per adult and $500 per child to joint filers earning less than $150,000 annually•Lesser amounts will be provided to those individual filers earning more than $75,000 and less than $99,000, and those joint filers earning more than $150,000 and less than $198,000
No action is needed for qualified individuals to receive this benefit.
If you do not have an account with the IRS, you will most likely receive a paper check. Mortgage lenders and servicers will be allowed to provide up to 180 days of forbearance (payment deferral) on federally-backed loans for customers experiencing hardship related to the COVID-19 emergency.If you are experiencing hardship associated with the coronavirus and need help with your mortgage payments,[you MUST call your mortgage servicer].
Student loan assistance
All payments for federal student loans (Direct and FFELP) are deferred through September 30, 2020. Contact your student loan servicer to discuss eligibility and options.
Contact information for the top three servicers are listed below:
Expanded unemployment benefits:•Eligibility expanded to include self-employed, independent contractors / gig economy workers, nonprofit employees and others•Amount increased by $600 weekly•Duration extended an additional 13 weeks beyond the existing 26-week maximum
Contact your state unemployment office directly. Contact information can be found on the U.S. Department of Labor website (select your state, and then the second link "Apply for Unemployment Benefits")
Retirement savings access assistance
The federal government is waving penalties and making other accommodations for those who need to access retirement savings early.
Benefits for businesses
Enhancements to the SBA program
Expanded SBA benefits to enable more companies to qualify for larger loan amounts at more favorable terms:•Paycheck Protection Program established to provide loans to small businesses affected by economic conditions as a result of COVID-19 by increasing the SBA 7(a) loan program maximum to $10 million through December 31, 2020.•SBA Express program maximum increased to $1 million (from $350,000) through December 31, 2020.
Multiple provisions to provide tax relief to businesses. Contact your tax advisor to learn more.