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State Resource Map

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AL

 

State Alabama
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Communications regarding COVID-19, the Department of Education, and points of contact for parents and school employees regarding COVID-19 matters: https://governor.alabama.gov/newsroom/covid-19/
COVID-19 communication Alabama Department of Health COVID-19 resources and information: https://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/infectiousdiseases/2019-coronavirus.html

The official Alabama resource center for COVID-19 related matters (where to get help & how to help): https://altogetheralabama.org/home/#needhelp

Unemployment Information about unemployment and how to file: https://labor.alabama.gov/unemployment.aspx

Alabama Department of Labor additional resources page: https://labor.alabama.gov/covid19resources.aspx

Information about free food for children Locations where children 18 and under can receive free meals and how to help (note: child does not need to be from the location to obtain food from that location): https://bhamnow.com/2020/03/18/where-kids-can-get-free-meals-in-birmingham-during-school-closures/ & https://abc3340.com/news/coronavirus/free-meals-for-central-alabama-kids-during-covid-19-school-closures
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes    

Alabama Department of Labor, employment or workplace discrimination: https://labor.alabama.gov/Equal_Opportunity.aspx

US Department of Justice and FBI regional offices:

https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/state-specific-information/alabama#doj-offices

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(404) 262-3470

https://atlanta.adl.org/

Other Alabama: Alabama Parent Education Center http://alabamaparentcenter.com/web/resources/useful-websites/
Alabama Governor’s website’s page on donating and volunteering: https://www.servealabama.gov/covid19

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AK

State Alaska
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Alaska Department of Education resource and information page on COVID-19: https://education.alaska.gov/safeschools/infectiousdisease

Education resources for parents including stay at home activities and zoom lessons for grades 4-8: https://www.akresource.org/

COVID-19 communication Alaska Department of Health resource and information page on COID-19: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/default.aspx

Alaskan Department of Health communications page: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/communications.aspx

Municipality of Anchorage press releases regarding all matters including non-COVID-19: https://covid-response-moa-muniorg.hub.arcgis.com/pages/updates

Unemployment Alaska Department of Labor unemployment benefits information and how to file page: https://labor.alaska.gov/unemployment/
Information about free food for children Locations providing children 18 and under with free meals: https://www.foodbankofalaska.org/covid-19-food-resource-update/?fbclid=IwAR3HogYwC5ZBRvJC_QX2vSOAINtY1qCQtI2GSvfGxVzi_j8l3ChWeFFPxP4

Find free food for children and food pantries for all ages: https://muniorg.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=7c319003a7f043da9e37b38cf66e65e4

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Alaska Commission for Human Rights 

https://humanrights.alaska.gov/

Department of Justice:

https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/state-specific-information/alaska#doj-offices

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(206) 448-5349

https://seattle.adl.org/

Other Alaska: Stone Soup Group https://www.stonesoupgroup.org/resources-for-families/

Links Resource Center Community Parent Resource Center: http://linksprc.org/covid-19-resources/

COVID-19 response & resources for Alaska Nonprofits https://www.forakergroup.org/covid/

Human and legal resources: https://alaskalawhelp.org/issues/coronavirus-covid-19-resources-updates

Additional human resources (open childcare locations, transit info, etc.): https://covid-response-moa-muniorg.hub.arcgis.com/

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AZ

State Arizona
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Arizona Department of Education guidelines for school staff and families: https://www.azed.gov/communications/2020/03/10/guidance-to-schools-on-covid-19/
COVID-19 communication Arizona Department of Health: https://www.azdhs.gov/preparedness/epidemiology-disease-control/infectious-disease-epidemiology/index.php#novel-coronavirus-home
Unemployment Arizona Department of Economic Security page on COVID-19, how to apply for unemployment benefits, and information on other financial matters: https://des.az.gov/services/coronavirus
Information about free food for children Locations providing children 18 and under with free meals: https://www.azhealthzone.org/summerfood/

More information at: http://www.azfoodbanks.org/index.php/covid-19

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime Arizona Attorney General Civil Rights Division:

https://www.azag.gov/civil-rights

(520) 628-6500  

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(602) 274-0991

https://arizona.adl.org/

Help with paying bills, free childcare, finding food, or other essentials in response to COVID-19: https://211arizona.org/covid-19/

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AR

State Arkansas
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Arkansas Department of Education guidelines for school staff and families: http://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/divisions/communications/covid-19-information
COVID-19 communication Arkansas Governor updates on COVID-19: https://govstatus.egov.com/ar-covid-19
Unemployment File for unemployment in Arkansas: https://www.ezarc.adws.arkansas.gov/

Resources, Q&A, and guidelines for businesses and unemployment filings: https://www.arkansasedc.com/covid19

Information about free food for children Free meals for children 18 and under: https://www.spsfnwa.org/nwa-covid-19-resources/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(504) 780-5602

https://neworleans.adl.org/

Arkansas Department of Human Services:

https://humanservices.arkansas.gov/

Other COVID-19 hotlines, testing sites, etc: https://www.arkansasstatechamber.com/covid-19-coronavirus-and-arkansas/

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CA

State California
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education California Education COVID-19 page:  https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/he/hn/coronavirus.asp
COVID-19 communication California Department of Health news releases: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/OPA/Pages/New-Release-2020.aspx
Unemployment California unemployment resource page: https://www.edd.ca.gov/about_edd/coronavirus-2019/workers.htm
Information about free food for children Locations for free meals for children ages 2-18: https://www.healthyeating.org/Schools/School-Wellness/School-Meal-Locations
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime California Attorney General resource page on hate crimes: 

https://oag.ca.gov/hatecrimes

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

Serving Northern California: 

(415) 981-3500

https://sanfrancisco.adl.org/

Serving Los Angeles, Bernadino, and Kern Counties:

(310) 446-8000

Email: LA@adl.org

https://la.adl.org/

Serving Orange County and Long Beach:

(949) 679-3737

https://orangecounty.adl.org/

Serving San Diego and Imperial Counties:

(858) 565-6896

https://sandiego.adl.org/

 Serving Santa Babra, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo Counties:

(805) 564-6670

https://santabarbara.adl.org/

Other California: Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund https://dredf.org/covid-19-advocacy-and-resources/

Matrix Parent Network & Resource Center www.matrixparents.org/resources/covid-19-updates/

Parents Helping Parents www.php.com/covid-19-additional-resources-information/

TASK https://taskca.org/resources/

Warmline Family Resource Center www.warmlinefrc.org/covid-19-resources.htm

San Francisco: Support for Families https://www.supportforfamilies.org/coronavirusresources

Napa County: Parents CAN Community Parent Resource Center: https://parentscan.org/resources-for-covid-19/overview.html

California government COVID-19 general help and information page: https://covid19.ca.gov/

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CO

State Colorado
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Colorado Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.cde.state.co.us/safeschools
COVID-19 communication Colorado Governor updates on all issues including COVID-19: https://www.colorado.gov/governor/news

Colorado COVID-19 website https://covid19.colorado.gov/

 

Unemployment Colorado Department of Labor and Employment: https://cdle.colorado.gov/unemployment/new-claimant
Information about free food for children Locations and information for free meals for children 18 and under: https://www.cde.state.co.us/nutrition/nutriemergencyfeeding
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime Colorado Civil Rights Division:

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dora/civil-rights

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(303) 830-7177

https://mountainstates.adl.org/

ONE Colorado Hate Crime reporting resource page:

https://one-colorado.org/lgbtq-resources/hate-crime-reporting-colorado/

Other Colorado: PEAK Parent Center: https://www.peakparent.org/

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CT

State Connecticut
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Press releases for Connecticut’s Department of Education (includes COVID-19 information but is not specific to COVID-19): https://portal.ct.gov/SDE/Press-Room
COVID-19 communication Connecticut’s official source for COVID-19 information: https://portal.ct.gov/coronavirus

 

Updated FAQs on the State of Connecticut’s actions related to COVID-19: https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/Coronavirus/COVID-19-FAQs.pdf?la=en

Unemployment Information on COVID-19 and filing for unemployment benefits: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/Information-For/Workers-and-Employers

 

File an unemployment claim online: http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/UI-online/index.htm; Telephone assistance is not available for unemployment claims

Information about free food for children List of towns/cities where any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any of the meal service and distribution sites: https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/SDE/COVID-19/COVID-19_Community-wide_Emergency_Meal_Program_for_Children

List of school districts that are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household: https://portal.ct.gov/-/media/sde/COVID-19/COVID-19_Emergency_Meal_Program_Limited_to_Students_Attending_School_in_Specific_Districts.pdf

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities:

https://www.ct.gov/chro/site/default.asp#:~:text=CHRO&text=The%20mission%20of%20the%20Connecticut,state%20through%20advocacy%20and%20education.

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(203) 288-6500

https://connecticut.adl.org/

Other Connecticut: CT Parent Advocacy Center http://cpacinc.org/whats-new.aspx

Resources for non-profits: https://www.ctphilanthropy.org/resources/funder-resources-and-responses-coronavirus#ccp-member-covid-responses;

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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DE

State Delaware
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education List of remote learning activities updated continuously throughout the next several weeks by Delaware’s Department of Education: https://www.doe.k12.de.us/domain/599#learning_activities
COVID-19 communication Delaware’s official website for up-to-date information on COVID-19: https://coronavirus.delaware.gov; For information about COVID-19, please call the Delaware Public Health information line at 1-866-408-1899, TTY (teletypewriter) at 1-800-232-5460 or email dphcall@delaware.gov.
Unemployment Department of Labor Unemployment Benefits FAQ: https://dol.delaware.gov/uifaqs/

File a claim for unemployment insurance benefits here: https://uics.delawareworks.com/Forms/Form_WL1; and for questions contact: uiclaims@delaware.gov or 302-761-8446

Information about free food for children Families may pick up meal bags for children 18 and under who live in their home at any of these child nutrition sites (the site does not have to be at the school your child/children attend or in your home district):link to site directory in English https://www.doe.k12.de.us/page/4149;

link to site map in Spanish https://www.doe.k12.de.us/Page/4156;

link to site map in Haitian Creole: https://www.doe.k12.de.us/Page/4160

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Delaware Division of Human Relations

https://statehumanrelations.delaware.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(215) 568-2223

https://philadelphia.adl.org/

Employment or workplace discrimination:

Office of Anti-Discrimination
https://dia.delawareworks.com/discrimination/

Other Delaware: Parent Information Center of DE https://picofdel.org/2020-2/

In response to COVID-19 Xfinity Wifi hotspots are now free for everyone, including non-Xfinity internet subscribers. Map of Xfinity Wifi hotspots: https://hotspots.wifi.xfinity.com/;

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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FL

State Florida
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Governor’s Message; Reopening Plan

Department of Education Florida Department of Education COVID-19 page: http://www.fldoe.org/em-response/index.stml
COVID-19 communication Florida Department of Health newsroom page: http://www.floridahealth.gov/newsroom/2020/03/031720-2152-covid19.pr.html
Unemployment Florida Department of Labor unemployment page including information on COVID-19: http://www.floridajobs.org/Reemployment-Assistance-Service-Center/reemployment-assistance/claimants/apply-for-benefits
Information about free food for children Location tool to find locations serving food for children 18 and under: https://summerbreakspot.freshfromflorida.com/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Florida Commission on Human Relations: 

https://fchr.myflorida.com/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(561) 988-2900

https://florida.adl.org/

Other Governor of Florida resource page: https://www.flgov.com/covid-19/

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GA

State Georgia
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Georgia Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.georgiainsights.com/coronavirus.html
COVID-19 communication Georgia Department of Health daily COVID-19 updates: https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report
Unemployment The Georgia Department of Labor unemployment benefits information and how to file page: https://dol.georgia.gov/gdol-covid-19-information
Information about free food for children Student meal pick-up information by school district: https://www.gpb.org/blogs/education-matters/2020/03/16/student-meal-pick-information-by-school-district
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Report discrimination to the George Department of Human Services:

https://dhs.georgia.gov/organization/about/language-access/dfcs-discrimination-complaint-procedures-form

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(404) 262-3470

https://atlanta.adl.org/

 

Other Georgia: Parent to Parent of Georgia www.p2pga.org/uncategorized/p2p-roadmap-has-covid-19-information-resources/

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HI

State Hawaii
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Hawaii Department of Education COVID-19 page: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/COVID-19-Information-Updates.aspx
COVID-19 communication Hawaii Department of Health updates regarding COVID-19: https://health.hawaii.gov/news/covid-19-updates/
Unemployment Hawaii Department of Labor file for unemployment page: https://huiclaims.hawaii.gov/#/ & COVID-19 related Q&A: https://labor.hawaii.gov/covid-19-labor-faqs/
Information about free food for children Information on Hawaii’s Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program (P-EBT): http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Second-Round-of-P-EBT-for-Children.aspx
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Hawaii Civil Rights Commission:

https://labor.hawaii.gov/hcrc/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(415) 981-3500

https://sanfrancisco.adl.org/

Other Hawaii: Leadership in Disabilities and Achievement of Hawaii https://ldahawaii.org/category/covid-19-resources/

County of Hawaii COVID-19 general information and help page: https://coronavirus-response-county-of-hawaii-hawaiicountygis.hub.arcgis.com/

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ID

State Idaho
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Idaho Board of Education page on COVID-19: https://boardofed.idaho.gov/coronavirus-covid-19-resources/
COVID-19 communication Idaho Government website official page on COVID-19: https://coronavirus.idaho.gov/
Unemployment Idaho Department of Labor website on COVID-19 and how to file for unemployment: https://labor.idaho.gov/dnn/COVID-19
Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under and other resources for kids: https://www.idahoednews.org/news/resources-free-meals-internet-for-children-across-idaho/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Idaho Human Rights Commission:

https://humanrights.idaho.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(206) 448-5349

https://seattle.adl.org/

Other Idaho: Idaho Parents Unlimited https://ipulidaho.org/covid-19-information

City of Boise COVID-19 information page: https://www.cityofboise.org/departments/mayor/coronavirus-covid-19-information/covid-19-resources/

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IL

State Illinois
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Illinois Board of Education page on COVID-19: https://www.isbe.net/COVID19
COVID-19 communication Illinois Department of Health COVID-19 main page: < href=”https://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19″>https://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19

Official Illinois COVID-19 response site: https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/s/

Unemployment File for unemployment in Illinois: https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/aboutides/Pages/10%20Things%20You%20Should%20Know.aspx

 

Illinois Department of Labor page on COVID-19: https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/pages/covid-19-and-unemployment-benefits.aspx

Information about free food for children USDA map on finding locations giving children 18 and under free food: https://usda-fns.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=789a7a56a07f4e3dab873fd8c2918f9a
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Illinois Department of Human Rights:

https://www2.illinois.gov/dhr/Pages/default.aspx

Illinois Attorney General page on reporting and guidance in regards to hate crimes:

https://illinoisattorneygeneral.gov/rights/civilrights.html 

Illinois Attorney General Hate Crime/Civil Rights hotline: 

(877) 581-3692

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

Serving northern Illinois: 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

Serving southern Illinois:

(314) 721-1270

https://heartland.adl.org/

Other Illinois: Family Matters PTI: https://www.fmptic.org/

Chicago: Family Resource Center on Disabilities
: https://dscc.uic.edu/dscc_resource/family-resource-center-on-disabilities-frcd/

Chicago: Family Resource Center on Disabilities https://frcd.org/covid-19-resource-page/

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IN

State Indiana
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.doe.in.gov/sites/default/files/news/june-5-class-document.pdf
Department of Education Indiana Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.doe.in.gov/covid-19
COVID-19 communication Indiana state government COVID-19 resource page: https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/
Unemployment Indiana Unemployment guide and how to file: https://www.in.gov/dwd/19.htm
Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vSNPEbMrvtyIF3Xbtcxko-RBNtSMQt7Btc4fw9eanXk1jKq5tb63bVOUom1VCqBOp_QYc0SDWyotAF1/pubhtml?gid=1868975627&single=true
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Indiana Civil Rights Commission: 

https://www.in.gov/icrc/

Indiana state government page on hate crimes: 

https://www.in.gov/icrc/2344.htm

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Other Indiana: IN*SOURCE http://insource.org/resources/coronavirus-outbreak-information/

Indiana COVID-19 community resources: https://www.indy.gov/topic/covid

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IA

State Iowa
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://educateiowa.gov/sites/files/ed/documents/2020-06-25_ReopeningGuidanceforSchools.pdf
Department of Education Iowa Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://educateiowa.gov/article/2020/04/16/covid-19-guidance-and-information
COVID-19 communication Governor of Iowa newsroom page, not limited to COVID-19 related updates: https://governor.iowa.gov/newsroom
Unemployment Iowa how to file for unemployment and related COVID-19 information: https://www.iowaworkforcedevelopment.gov/COVID-19
Information about free food for children Guide for locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://www.kcci.com/article/iowa-schools-launch-free-meal-programs-during-covid-19-outbeak/31906060#
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Iowa Civil Rights Commission:

https://icrc.iowa.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(402) 333-6570

https://omaha.adl.org/

Other Iowa: ASK Resource Center https://www.askresource.org/news/helpful-covid-19-resources

Iowa COVID-19 resource and guideline page: https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/

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KS

State Kansas
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.ksde.org/Teaching-Learning/Resources/Navigating-Change-Kansas-Guide-to-Learning-and-School-Safety-Operations
Department of Education Kansas Department of Education: https://www.ksde.org/
COVID-19 communication Kansas Department of Health Newsroom page: https://www.coronavirus.kdheks.gov/169/Newsroom
Unemployment File for unemployment at: https://www.dol.ks.gov/home/2020/03/16/unemployment-insurance-and-covid-19-faqs

 

Additional COVID-19 and unemployment information: https://www.dol.ks.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/ui-covid19-faqs.pdf

Information about free food for children For a map on eligible locations: https://www.fns.usda.gov/areaeligibility
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Kansas Human Rights Commission:

http://www.khrc.net/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

Serving eastern Kansas:

(314) 721-1270

https://heartland.adl.org/

Serving western Kansas: 

(402) 333-6570

https://omaha.adl.org/

Other Kansas: Families Together https://familiestogetherinc.org/?s=COVID+19

Kansas Department of Health COVID-19 resource page: https://www.coronavirus.kdheks.gov/

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KY

State Kentucky
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://education.ky.gov/comm/Documents/Safety%20Expectations_FINAL%20DOC.pdf
Department of Education Ongoing updates from Kentucky’s Department of Education will be posted here: https://education.ky.gov/districts/SHS/Pages/2019-Novel-Coronavirus.aspx
COVID-19 communication Kentucky’s official source for COVID-19 information: https://govstatus.egov.com/kycovid19

 

COVID-19 Hotline (800) 722-5725

Unemployment File a claim for unemployment insurance through Kentucky’s website (available Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., EST & Sunday from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. EST): https://uiclaims.des.ky.gov/ebenefit/eben.htm; Or by calling: 502-875-0442 (available Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., EST); For telecommunications relay service call the toll-free number: 800-648-6057
Information about free food for children Information on feeding sites by county: https://education.ky.gov/federal/SCN/Pages/COVID-19FeedingSites.aspx
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Kentucky Commission on Human Rights:

https://kchr.ky.gov/Pages/File-a-Complaint.aspx

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(216) 579-9600

https://cleveland.adl.org/

Other Kentucky: KY-SPIN PTI https://www.kyspin.com/coronavirus-covid-19/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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LA

State Louisiana
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.louisianabelieves.com/docs/default-source/strong-start-2020/school-reopening-guidelines-and-resources.pdf
Department of Education Louisiana Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.louisianabelieves.com/resources/covid-19
COVID-19 communication Louisiana Governor COVID-19 page: https://gov.louisiana.gov/coronavirus/
Unemployment File for unemployment and related information: http://www.laworks.net/UnemploymentInsurance/UI_Claimants.asp Louisiana unemployment COVID-19 Q&A: http://www.laworks.net/FAQs/FAQ_COVID-19_QandA.asp
Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://cnp.doe.louisiana.gov/ServingSites/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Louisiana Commission on Human Rights:

https://gov.louisiana.gov/page/lchr 

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(504) 780-5602

https://neworleans.adl.org/

Other Louisiana: Louisiana PTI/Families Helping Families: https://fhfofgno.org/laptic

Louisiana Department of Health COVID-19 page: http://ldh.la.gov/Coronavirus/

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State Maine
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.maine.gov/doe/covid-19/reintegrate
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for information educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.maine.gov/doe/covid-19
COVID-19 communication For more information regarding COVID-19 visit: https://www.portlandmaine.gov/2582/COVID-19-Information
Unemployment The state of Maine has created a response to unemployment during the COVID-19 crisis. The site includes informational videos on what to do if you find yourself unemployed during this time: https://www.maine.gov/unemployment/; You can file a claim at: https://reemployme.maine.gov/accessme/faces/login/login.xhtml
Information about free food for children The State of Maine is supporting families who need access to meals. For more information on eligible locations for free meals please visit the state’s site: https://www.maine.gov/doe/covid-19/nutrition

For a map on eligible locations: https://www.fns.usda.gov/areaeligibility

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Maine Human Rights Commission:

https://www.maine.gov/mhrc/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(617) 406-6300

https://newengland.adl.org/

Other Maine: Maine Parent Federation http://mpf.org/documents/COVID-19_Resources.pdf

Article: “Racism is a Virus Too”:https://medium.com/@NellieMaeEdFdn/racism-is-a-virus-too-23483fcd4fdd

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

United Way COVID-19 Response Fund for Maine: https://www.unitedwaysofmaine.org/covid/

 

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State Maryland
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year http://marylandpublicschools.org/newsroom/Documents/MSDERecoveryPlan.pdf
Department of Education For school guidance information please see the states support document: https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/IDEHASharedDocuments/Novel-Coronavirus-FAQ_for-K-12_FINAL.pdf

For more of Maryland’s response to COVID-19 visit: http://marylandpublicschools.org/Pages/default.aspx

 

The Maryland State Department of Education can be reached 410-767-0100

COVID-19 communication For more information regarding COVID-19 visit: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/
Unemployment If your employment and or business has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis, you can access the Maryland Unemployment Office to answer questions such as how and which claim to file: https://www.dllr.state.md.us/employment/uicovidfaqs.shtml
Information about free food for children For a list of county resources in Maryland that are offering free of charge meals for families see the following list compiled by Washington Top News (WTOP): https://wtop.com/local/2020/03/d-c-md-and-va-schools-offer-learning-plans-free-meals-for-students-during-coronavirus-closures/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Maryland Commission on Civil Rights:

https://mccr.maryland.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Maryland Hate Crimes Hotline:

(866) 481-8361

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(202) 452-8310

https://dc.adl.org/

Other Maryland: Parents Place of Maryland https://www.ppmd.org/?s=COVID

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/ Telebehavioral health Providers locations https://telebehavioralhealth-maryland.hub.arcgis.com/

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State Massachusetts
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.mass.gov/doc/dese-fall-reopening-guidance/download
Department of Education Ongoing updates from Massachusetts’ Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) regarding COVID-19 can be found here: http://www.doe.mass.edu/sfs/emergencyplan/covid19.html
COVID-19 communication Updated information provided by Massachusetts’ Department of Public Health on COVID-19 visit: https://www.mass.gov/resource/information-on-the-outbreak-of-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19
Unemployment COVID-19 and unemployment FAQs: https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-unemployment-claim-employee-faqs

 

File for unemployment insurance online: https://uionline.detma.org/Claimant/Core/Login.ASPX,

 

Step-by-step guide for applying online in English: https://www.mass.gov/doc/filing-a-new-unemployment-claim-covid-19/download and Spanish: https://www.mass.gov/doc/ui-online-training-spanish/download

 

Form to fill out in order to be contacted by the Department of Unemployment Assistance – if accessibility or language accommodations are needed, please visit https://www.mass.gov/forms/covid-19-department-of-unemployment-assistance-contact-request

Information about free food for children Massachusetts’ meal sites during school closures: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gcj-hEqLnqdpn1M6j74fKpgjdQ1F2O6XxVvwcvDkQYI/edit#gid=0;
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination:

https://www.mass.gov/orgs/massachusetts-commission-against-discrimination

Massachusetts state government page on Hate Crimes:

https://www.mass.gov/service-details/protections-against-hate-crimes

Attorney General’s Office or call the office’s special hotline

(800) 994-3228

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(617) 406-6300

https://newengland.adl.org/

Other Massachusetts: Federation for Children with Special Needs https://fcsn.org/newsletter/2020-2/spring-2020-2/responding-to-community-needs-during-the-covid-19-shutdown/

Contact the FoodSource Hotline for information on food assistance resources in 160 languages (from 8am–7pm Monday–Friday and 10am–2pm Saturdays,800-645-8333

 

Article: “Racism is a Virus Too” https://medium.com/@NellieMaeEdFdn/racism-is-a-virus-too-23483fcd4fdd

 

For information regarding support to non-profits, please visit this helpful resource: https://philanthropyma.org/grantmakers-philanthropic-advisors/resources/disaster-and-emergency-relief-resources#updated,

 

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

 

College student emergency relief mini grants (Qualifications: Racially/Ethnically diverse, First-generation college student, and/or LGBTQ+, currently enrolled as undergraduate in accredited college/university in Greater Boston, and has been ordered to vacate on-campus housing)

 

COVID-19 response funds and other resources for Massachusetts organizations: https://www.tbf.org/what-we-do/special-funds/covid-19-response-fund/other-covid-19-response-efforts

 

Boston Resiliency Fund https://www.boston.gov/departments/treasury/boston-resiliency-fund;

 

Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley COVID-19 family fund https://unitedwaymassbay.org/covid-19/covid-19-family-fund/

 

Newton MA COVID-19 response fund:https://unitedwaymassbay.org/covid-19/newton-covid-19-care-fund/<//td>

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State Michigan
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.michigan.gov/documents/whitmer/MI_Safe_Schools_Roadmap_FINAL_695392_7.pdf
Department of Education Michigan Department of Health COVID-19 page: https://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-73970_5093_28508_76849-520225–,00.html
COVID-19 communication Michigan Governor News page, including but not limited to COVID-19: https://www.michigan.gov/whitmer/0,9309,7-387-90499—,00.html
Unemployment File for unemployment: https://www.michigan.gov/leo/0,5863,7-336-78421_97241_90031-523365–,00.html

Additional COVID-19 related information: https://www.michigan.gov/leo/0,5863,7-336-78421_97241_98677—,00.html

Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://www.mcgi.state.mi.us/schoolnutrition/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Michigan Department of Civil Rights:

https://www.michigan.gov/mdcr/

Hate Crimes Unit of the Michigan Attorney General’s office

https://www.michigan.gov/ag/0,4534,7-359-82917_92147—,00.html

Email: hatecrimes@michigan.gov 

(313) 456-0200

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(248) 353-7553

https://michigan.adl.org/

Other Michigan: Michigan Alliance for Families https://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/covid19/

State of Michigan COVID-19 page: https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/

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State Minnesota
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/schools/k12planguide.pdf
Department of Education Minnesota Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://education.mn.gov/MDE/dse/health/covid19/
COVID-19 communication Minnesota Department of Health page on COVID-19: https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/index.html
Unemployment How to apply for unemployment benefits: https://www1.uimn.org/ui_applicant/applicant/login.do Additional COVID-19 unemployment information: https://www.uimn.org/applicants/needtoknow/news-updates/covid-19.jsp
Information about free food for children Minnesota locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://nutritionservices.mpls.k12.mn.us/covid19 Additional restaurants

Twin Cities restaurants offering free meals for children: https://twincities.eater.com/2020/3/16/21180958/twin-cities-restaurants-feed-kids-minnesota-schools-close-covid-19-cornoa-virus-outbreak

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Minnesota Department of Human Rights:

https://mn.gov/mdhr/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Other Minnesota: PACER Center https://www.pacer.org/special/covid-19.asp

Minnesota State government resource page on COVID-19: https://mn.gov/covid19/

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State Mississippi
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://msachieves.mdek12.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Considerations-for-Reopening-Schools-June-8-FINAL.pdf
Department of Education Mississippi Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.mdek12.org/COVID19
COVID-19 communication Mississippi Department of Health COVID-19 page: https://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,420.html
Unemployment File for unemployment and additional related COVID-19 information: https://www.mdes.ms.gov/unemployment-claims/covid19/update-more-ways-to-file-your-covid-19-claims/
Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under: https://mississippitoday.org/2020/03/24/interactive-map-with-school-closures-where-can-children-eat-for-free/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(504) 780-5602

https://neworleans.adl.org/

US Department of Justice and FBI regional offices:

https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/state-specific-information/mississippi

Other Mississippi: Mississippi PTI: http://www.mspti.org/

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State Missouri
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://ams.embr.mobi/Documents/DocumentAttachment.aspx?C=ZfON&DID=GJGDM
Department of Education Missouri Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://dese.mo.gov/communications/coronavirus-covid-19-information
COVID-19 communication Missouri Governor press release page (information not limited to COVID-19): https://governor.mo.gov/press-releases
Unemployment File for unemployment: https://uinteract.labor.mo.gov/benefits/home.do

 

Additional unemployment and COVID-19 related information: https://labor.mo.gov/coronavirus#mini-panel-coronavirus-tabs1

Information about free food for children To sign up to obtain free food delivered for children 18 and under: https://dese.mo.gov/sites/default/files/COVID-19-School-Closure-USDA-Waivers-FAQ.pdf
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(314) 721-1270

https://heartland.adl.org/

Missouri Department of Labor and Industal Relations, Discrimination page:

https://labor.mo.gov/discrimination

Other Missouri: MPACT (Missouri Parents Act) www.missouriparentsact.org/covid-19-crisis-resources-2/

Missouri social services COVID-19 support page: https://dss.mo.gov/covid-19/

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State Montana
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year http://opi.mt.gov/Portals/182/COVID-19/Reopening%20MT%20Schools%20Guidance-Final.pdf?ver=2020-07-02-114033-897
Department of Education Montana Department of Education COVID-19 page: http://opi.mt.gov/COVID-19-Information
COVID-19 communication Montana Governor pressroom on all issues including COVID-19: http://governor.mt.gov/Pressroom
Unemployment How to file for unemployment and COVID-19 related information: http://dli.mt.gov/employer-covid-19
Information about free food for children Locations of all Montana food pantries, including school pantries for children 18 and under: https://mfbn.org/get-help/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Montana Human Rights Commission:

http://erd.dli.mt.gov/human-rights/human-rights-commission

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(206) 448-5349

https://seattle.adl.org/

Other Montana state website COVID-19 page: https://dphhs.mt.gov/publichealth/cdepi/diseases/coronavirusmt

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State Nebraska
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.launchne.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/PlanningASafeReturn.pdf

See Nebraska Department of Education’s Launch Nebraska website for additional guidance documents for schools.

Department of Education Nebraska Department of Education COVID-19 page: https://www.education.ne.gov/publichealth/faq/
COVID-19 communication Nebraska Department of Health COVID-19 page: http://dhhs.ne.gov/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx
Unemployment File for unemployment and COVID-19 related information: https://dol.nebraska.gov/PressRelease/Details/141
Information about free food for children Food resource locations for adults and children 18 and under: https://www.ketv.com/article/local-food-resources-amid-coronavirus-pandemic/31979942
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission:

https://neoc.nebraska.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(402) 333-6570

https://omaha.adl.org/

Other Nebraska: PTI Nebraska: http://pti-nebraska.org/

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State Nevada
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://nvhealthresponse.nv.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Nevada_Path_Forward_6.9.20_FRAMEWORK.pdf
Department of Education Nevada Department of Health page on COVID-19: http://www.doe.nv.gov/
COVID-19 communication Nevada state government COVID-19 press releases: https://nvhealthresponse.nv.gov/news-resources/press-releases/
Unemployment File for unemployment: http://ui.nv.gov/css.html

 

Additional COVID-19 related unemployment information: https://detr.nv.gov/Page/COVID-19_(Coronavirus)_Information_for_Claimants_and_Employers

Information about free food for children Resources for families and children: https://www.childrenscabinet.org/about-us/covid-19-resources/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Nevada Equal Rights Commission:

https://detr.nv.gov/Page/Equal_Rights_Commision

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(702) 862-8600

https://lasvegas.adl.org/

Other Nevada: Nevada PEP https://nvpep.org/helpful-covid-19-resources/

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State New Hampshire
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.covidguidance.nh.gov/sites/g/files/ehbemt381/files/inline-documents/sonh/k-12-back-to-school.pdf
Department of Education The State Department of Education for New Hampshire has set up a COVID-19 helpdesk to answer all your questions: https://nhdoepm.atlassian.net/servicedesk/customer/portal/16
COVID-19 communication For COVID-19 updates, support information, and all other related topics please visit: https://www.nh.gov/covid19/
Unemployment New Hampshire Unemployment Benefits: https://www.unemploymentbenefits.nh.gov/

For more information please visit the main website: https://www.nhes.nh.gov/

Information about free food for children For free food locations parents can visit the guidestar website for New Hampshire: https://www.guidestar.org/profile/22-2936618.

 

For more information on nutrition support for your families please see the report published by Concord Monitor https://www.concordmonitor.com/Bill-passed-that-would-offer-free-breakfast-to-reduced-meal-students-26402748

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights:

https://www.nh.gov/hrc/ 

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(617) 406-6300

https://newengland.adl.org/

Other New Hampshire: NH Parent Information Center https://picnh.org/resources/covid19/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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State New Jersey
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.nj.gov/education/reopening/NJDOETheRoadBack.pdf
Department of Education NJ’s Department of Education website provides resources for students, parents, and schools related to COVID-19 https://www.nj.gov/education/topics/

 

Director: Diane Shoener
Phone: 609-376-9071
Email address: stateboardoffice@doe.nj.gov Website: https://www.nj.gov/education/sboe/about/contact/

COVID-19 communication Free food pantries: https://www.freefood.org/s/new_jersey; Contact your local school district for information on where get access to breakfast, and/or lunch for your children; List of all public school districts and contact information https://homeroom5.doe.state.nj.us/directory/district.php?alldistricts=1
Unemployment You can file and appeal at: https://www.state.nj.us/labor/salesforce/uia-w2l/onlineappealsProd.htm

 

Important information for employees and employers regarding COVID-19 visit: https://www.nj.gov/labor/employer-services/business/covid.shtml

 

For the main website visit: https://myunemployment.nj.gov/

Information about free food for children Free food pantries: https://www.freefood.org/s/new_jersey; Contact your local school district for information on where get access to breakfast, and/or lunch for your children.
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

New Jersey’s Attorney General Bias Crime Unit:

https://www.nj.gov/oag/bias/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

Serving northern and central New Jersey:

https://nynj.adl.org/ 

Serving southern New Jersey:

(215) 568-2223

https://philadelphia.adl.org/

Other New Jersey: SPAN Parent Advocacy Network https://spanadvocacy.org/home/spans-covid-19-information-page/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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State New Mexico
Are schools closed for the rest of the 2019–20 school year? https://webnew.ped.state.nm.us/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/20NMPED_ReentryGuide_Hybrid.pdf
Department of Education New Mexico Education Department page on COVID-19: https://webnew.ped.state.nm.us/bureaus/safe-healthy-schools/covid-19-coronavirus/
COVID-19 communication New Mexico Department of Health COVID-19 page: https://cv.nmhealth.org/
Unemployment How to file for unemployment and other COVID-19 related information: https://www.dws.state.nm.us/COVID-19-Info
Information about free food for children Meals sites for students: https://www.newmexico.gov/education/meal-sites-for-children/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

New Mexico Human Rights Commission:

https://www.dws.state.nm.us/Human-Rights-Information

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(303) 830-7177

https://mountainstates.adl.org/

Other New Mexico: NM Parents Reaching Out: https://parentsreachingout.org/

 

Native American: EPICS Community Parent Resource Center https://cv.nmhealth.org/

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State New York
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.regents.nysed.gov/common/regents/files/2.%20Recovering%2C%20Rebuilding%2C%20and%20Renewing%20the%20Spirit%20of%20Our%20Schools%20School%20Reopening%20Guidance.pdf
Department of Education For best practices and guidance around the COVID-19 Crisis and schools visit: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/schoolhealth/schoolhealthservices/coronavirus.html

 

Additional questions may be sent to the New York State Education Department’s COVID-19 mailbox at: COVID19@nysed.gov

COVID-19 communication Information regarding COVID-19 can be found on the New York’s State Site: https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home
Unemployment Information for Unemployment Insurance for any related concerns please visit: https://labor.ny.gov/unemploymentassistance.shtm
Information about free food for children In the event that a school has been closed due to COVID-19, School Food Authorities (SFA) and Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) sponsors can opt to offer meals through the SFSP or Seamless Summer Option (SSO), subject to waiver application approval by Child Nutrition. For general information on this process please visit: http://www.cn.nysed.gov/content/guidance-operating-child-nutrition-programs-when-schools-are-closed-due-covid-19

 

You can find a free meal location here: https://www.opt-osfns.org/schoolfoodny/meals/default.aspx

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

New York State Division on Human Rights:

https://dhr.ny.gov/

Individuals Who Have Experienced Hate Crimes and Bias-Based Incidents are 

Encouraged to Call the Ongoing Hotline at 1-800-771-7755

Email Civil.Rights@ag.ny.gov

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

https://nynj.adl.org/

Other New York: Advocates for Children of NYC https://www.advocatesforchildren.org/covid-19-updates

Parent Network of Western NY https://parentnetworkwny.org/useful-covid-19-links/

Long Island Advocacy Center https://theliac.org/updates-covid-19

Queens/Korean Families: CIDA Community Parent Resource Center https://cidainfo.com/nys-covid-19-resources-articles/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

NYC: INCLUDEnyc https://www.includenyc.org/content/covid-19-resources

NYC: Sinergia https://www.sinergiany.org/news/update-about-covid-19-and-sinergias-programs

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State North Carolina
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://files.nc.gov/covid/documents/guidance/Strong-Schools-NC-Public-Health-Toolkit.pdf
Department of Education North Carolina Department of Education page on COVID-19: https://www.dpi.nc.gov/news/covid-19-response-resources
COVID-19 communication North Carolina Department of Health COVID-19 page: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/covid19
Unemployment How to file for unemployment and other COVID-19 related information:: https://des.nc.gov/need-help/covid-19-information/covid-19-information-individuals
Information about free food for children Locations for free food for children 18 and under: http://nokidhungrync.org/covid19/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

North Carolina Human Relations Commission:

https://www.nc.gov/agency/human-relations-commission

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(202) 452-8310

https://dc.adl.org/

Other North Carolina: Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center www.ecac-parentcenter.org/covid-19-resources/

North Carolina state government COVID-19 resource page: https://www.nc.gov/agencies/volunteer/disaster-assistance-covid-19

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State North Dakota
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.nd.gov/dpi/sites/www/files/documents/Covid-19/NDK12restartguide.pdf
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.nd.gov/dpi/ & https://www.nd.gov/dpi/nddpi-updates-and-guidance-covid-19

 

COVID-19 communication NDDPI Updates and Guidance on COVID-19: https://www.nd.gov/dpi/parentscommunity/nddpi-updates-and-guidance-covid-19
Unemployment Job Service North Dakota’s UI ICE is now able to accept online claims from independent contractors, gig economy workers, self-employed individuals, and workers who may have exhausted the benefits available to them under the regular Unemployment Insurance System. For more information visit: https://www.jobsnd.com/unemployment-individuals/file-claim
Information about free food for children For information on food resources for children under 18 visit: https://www.nd.gov/dpi/familiescommunity/nddpi-updates-and-guidance-covid-19/covid-19-child-nutrition
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

North Dakota Department of Labor and Human Rights:

https://www.nd.gov/labor/human-rights 

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Other North Dakota: Pathfinder Services of ND http://www.pathfinder-nd.org/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=1066&Itemid=138
School districts may open facilities during May to provide childcare to children of teachers, health and safety workers, and “lifeline workers” (agriculture, grocery stores, energy and utilities, banks, workers who serve the mentally ill and developmentally disabled.) These school child-care centers may serve children in grades K-5 only. These facilities must conform to Department of Human Services child care guidelines. https://www.nd.gov/dpi/executive-orders-education

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State Ohio
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/static/responsible/schools/K-12-Schools-Guidance.pdf
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://odh.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/odh/home
COVID-19 communication The Ohio Department of Health opened a call center to answer questions from the public regarding COVID-19. The call center will be open 7 days a week from
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and can be reached at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634)Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 website: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/home
Unemployment COVID-19 and Unemployment Insurance Benefits Resource Hubs https://unemploymenthelp.ohio.gov/employee/
Information about free food for children For information on food resources visit: coronavirus.ohio.gov or call 1-833-4-ASK-ODH for answers. For additional information visit: https://www.midohiofoodbank.org/get-help/snap-assistance/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Ohio Civil Rights Commission:

https://crc.ohio.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(216) 579-9600

https://cleveland.adl.org/

Other Ohio: Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities www.ocecd.org/2020info.aspx

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OK

State Oklahoma
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://sde.ok.gov/sites/default/files/Return%20to%20Learn%20Oklahoma.pdf
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including:internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.ok.gov/health/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19, including translated materials, visit the state health site: https://www.ok.gov/health/Organization/Recently_Adopted_Amendments_to_OSDH_Rules/index.html
Unemployment OESC is improving the application process to get your claim approved and questions answered as quickly as possible. For more information visit: https://oesc.ok.gov/

OESC has expanded its call center to better serve its claimants as well. You may still experience longer-than-expected wait times and filing online remains the quickest way to file your claim. For further questions, please use the OESC Virtual Agent.

Information about free food for children For information on food pantries visit: https://www.freefood.org/s/oklahoma
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Oklahoma Attorney General Civil Rights Division:

http://www.oag.ok.gov/civil-rights?__m=1

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(972) 960-0342

https://dallas.adl.org/

Other Oklahoma: Oklahoma Parents Center http://oklahomaparentscenter.org/coronavirus-resources-2/resources-for-distance-learning/

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OR

State Oregon
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.oregon.gov/ode/students-and-family/healthsafety/Documents/Ready%20Schools%20Safe%20Learners%202020-21%20Guidance.pdf
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time : https://www.oregon.gov/ode/students-and-family/healthsafety/Pages/COVID19.aspx
COVID-19 communication For the Department of Education guidance and resources for school communities about COVID-19 visit: https://govstatus.egov.com/OR-OHA-COVID-19
Unemployment For more information from the unemployment office regarding COVID-19 visit: https://govstatus.egov.com/ORUnemployment_COVID19
Information about free food for children For information on food resources visit: https://www.oregon.gov/employ/Documents/COVID-19%20Resources%20for%20Businesss%20Employers%20Workers%20%20Job%20Seekers%203-23-20.pdf
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Oregon Civil Rights Commission:

https://www.oregon.gov/boli/CRD/Pages/contact_us.aspx

Oregon Department of Justice Hate Crime page: 

https://www.doj.state.or.us/oregon-department-of-justice/bias-crimes/about-the-law/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(206) 448-5349

https://seattle.adl.org/

Other Oregon: FACT Oregon https://factoregon.org/covid-19-response-and-resources/

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PA

State Pennsylvania
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.education.pa.gov/Schools/safeschools/emergencyplanning/COVID-19/SchoolReopeningGuidance/ReopeningPreKto12/PublicHealthGuidance/Pages/default.aspx
Department of Education COVID-19 Website: https://www.education.pa.gov/Schools/safeschools/emergencyplanning/COVID-19/Pages/default.aspx

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) is located at:
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126
Phone number: 717-783-6788

Submit a question or comment to a bureau or program area at PDE via their contact us form.

COVID-19 communication For more COVID-19 information: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx
Unemployment File a claim online https://www.uc.pa.gov/unemployment-benefits/file/Pages/File%20an%20Initial%20Claim.aspx

Live chat with Office of Unemployment Compensation https://www.uc.pa.gov/Chat/index.aspx

Further information and resources visit: https://www.uc.pa.gov/pages/contact-us-uc-benefits-info.aspx

Information about free food for children Pennsylvania sought and received approval from the Federal Government to allow schools the option to distribute meals at no cost while schools are closed. Districts/schools that want to act on this Federal approval must apply to PDE. For more information please visit: https://www.education.pa.gov/Teachers%20-%20Administrators/Food-Nutrition/programs/Pages/Child-Nutrition-Program-Meal-Service-During-Novel-Coronavirus-Outbreak.aspx
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General — report discrimination and ethnic intimidation:

CivilRights@attorneygeneral.gov or 717-787-0822

https://www.attorneygeneral.gov/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/CRES.pdf

Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission (PHRC)

https://www.phrc.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx 

Pittsburgh Regional Office: (412) 565-2894

Harrisburg Regional Office: (717) 787-9780

Philadelphia Regional Office: (215) 560-2496

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

Serving western Pennsylvania:

(216) 579-9600

https://cleveland.adl.org/ 

Serving eastern Pennsylvania:

(215) 568-2223

https://philadelphia.adl.org/

Other Pennsylvania: PEAL Center https://pealcenter.org/peals-covid-19-resource-page/

Philadelphia: HUNE https://www.huneinc.org/covid-19-info-resources

Erie: Mission Empower https://missionempower.org/updates-and-resources-regarding-covid-19/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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RI

State Rhode Island
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year https://www.ride.ri.gov/Portals/0/Uploads/Documents/COVID19/Back_to_School_RI_Guidance_6.19.20.pdf?ver=2020-06-19-120036-393
Department of Education For information regarding school closings and guidance for how to manage COVID-19 in schools please visit: https://www.ride.ri.gov/InsideRIDE/AdditionalInformation/Covid19.aspx
COVID-19 communication Rhode Island Department of Health provides resources around COVID-19: https://health.ri.gov/diseases/ncov2019/
Unemployment For those whose work has been impacted by COVID-19, please see the following information: http://www.dlt.ri.gov/pdfs/COVID-19%20Workplace%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf

For all other information related to unemployment please see the main site: http://www.dlt.ri.gov/ui/

Information about free food for children For access to a full list of free food sites for children visit: https://health.ri.gov/diseases/ncov2019/about/foodsites/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights:

http://www.richr.ri.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(617) 406-6300

https://newengland.adl.org/

Other Rhode Island Parent Information Network: https://ripin.org/covid-19-resources/

Article: “Racism is a Virus Too”: https://medium.com/@NellieMaeEdFdn/racism-is-a-virus-too-23483fcd4fdd

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

United Way COVID-19 Response Fund for Rhode Island https://www.uwri.org/covid-19-response-fund/#:~:text=To%20help%20local%2C%20direct%2Dservice,the%20COVID%2D19%20Response%20Fund.&text=People%20and%20companies%20throughout%20the%20state%20understand%20the%20importance%20of%20nonprofits.

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SC

State South Carolina
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding the Department of Education’s response to COVID-19 visit: https://ed.sc.gov/newsroom/covid-19-coronavirus-and-south-carolina-schools/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communications visit: https://www.scdhec.gov/news-releases/south-carolina-announces-latest-covid-19-update-april-16-2020
Unemployment View information about the employment and workforce COVID-19 resource hub:https://dew.sc.gov/covid-hub
Information about free food for children Locations providing free food for out of school students: https://www.wltx.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/school-meals-south-carolina-coronavirus/101-9a59ff5e-7786-4420-b7b2-8a7b031379fd
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

South Carolina Human Rights Commission:

https://schac.sc.gov/ 

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(404) 262-3470

https://atlanta.adl.org/

Other South Carolina: Family Connection of SC https://www.familyconnectionsc.org/virus/

Family Resource Center for Disabilities & Special Needs Community Parent Resource Center: http://frcdsn.org/home/covid-19-updates-resources/

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SD

State South Dakota
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://doe.sd.gov/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communications visit: https://doe.sd.gov/coronavirus/
Unemployment For information regarding unemployment due to the COVID-19: https://dlr.sd.gov/covid_19_resources.aspx
Information about free food for children For more information on food resources visit: https://feedingsouthdakota.org/feeding-south-dakotas-response-to-covid-19/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

South Dakota Department of Labor, Division of Human Rights:

https://dlr.sd.gov/human_rights/default.aspx

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Other South Dakota: SD Parent Connection https://www.sdparent.org/family-resources/health-care

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TN

State Tennessee
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.tn.gov/education.html
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communications visit: https://www.tn.gov/governor/covid-19.html
Unemployment For information regarding unemployment due to the COVID-19: https://www.tn.gov/workforce/unemployment/apply-for-benefits.html
Information about free food for children Locations providing free food for out of school students: https://www.knoxnews.com/story/news/education/2020/03/19/coronavirus-east-tennessee-where-students-can-get-food-when-schools-closed/2868929001/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Tennessee Human Rights Commission:

https://www.tn.gov/humanrights.html

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(404) 262-3470

https://atlanta.adl.org/

Other Tennessee: STEP TN https://tnstep.org/?s=COVID

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TX

State Texas
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information from the Department of Education on COVID-19 please visit: https://www.dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communications visit: https://tea.texas.gov/texas-schools/health-safety-discipline/covid/coronavirus-covid-19-support-and-guidance
Unemployment For information regarding unemployment due to the COVID-19 visit : https://www.twc.texas.gov/news/frequently-asked-questions-about-unemployment-insurance-benefits-related-covid-19
Information about free food for children For more information on food resources visit: https://ntfb.org/the-north-texas-food-banks-response-to-covid-19/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Texas Commission on Human Rights:

https://www.twc.texas.gov/partners/civil-rights-discrimination

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

Serving Austin (Central Texas): 

(512) 249-7960

https://austin.adl.org/

Serving southwest Texas (Texas from El Paso to Beaumont and all points South): 

(713) 627-3490

https://southwest.adl.org/

Serving north Texas: 

(972) 960-0342

https://dallas.adl.org/

Other Texas: Partners Resource Network https://prntexas.org/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/

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UT

State Utah
Are schools closed for the rest of the 2019–20 school year?

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school closings and guidance for how to manage COVID-19 in schools please visit: https://schools.utah.gov/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding the COVID-19 communications: https://coronavirus.utah.gov/
Unemployment For information regarding unemployment due to the COVID-19: https://jobs.utah.gov/covid19/index.html
Information about free food for children For information on food resources, please visit Utah Food Bank’s COVID-19 Response page https://www.utahfoodbank.org/covidresponse/

 

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Utah Antidiscrimination and Labor Division:

https://laborcommission.utah.gov/divisions/utah-antidiscrimination-and-labor-uald/#:~:text=Utah%20Antidiscrimination%20and%20Labor%20Division&text=Investigate%20and%20resolve%20employment%20and,which%20protect%20youth%20in%20employment.

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(415) 981-3500

https://sanfrancisco.adl.org/

Other Utah: Utah Parent Center https://utahparentcenter.org/covid-19-resources-to-stay-healthy/

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VT

State Vermont
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year Yes. https://education.vermont.gov/news/covid-19-guidance-vermont-schools
Department of Education For a list of guidance information regarding COVID-19 and schools visit the States site: https://education.vermont.gov/news/covid-19-guidance-vermont-schools

 

Free Education for Students with Special Needs: https://education.vermont.gov/sites/aoe/files/documents/edu-free-appropriate-public-education-for-students-with-disabilities-during-school-closure-called-for-in-governor-scotts-order_0.pdf

COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19, including translated materials, visit the state health site: https://www.healthvermont.gov/response/infectious-disease/2019-novel-coronavirus
Unemployment For information regarding unemployment processes and procedures please visit the States site: https://labor.vermont.gov/unemployment-insurance
Information about free food for children The State of Vermont has issued that students can get meals delivered to their homes in a memo regarding child nutrition during the COVID-19 Emergency: https://education.vermont.gov/sites/aoe/files/documents/edu-memo-new-usda-guidance-on-delivery-of-meals-during-covid19.pdf

 

For more information visit: https://education.vermont.gov/news/covid-19-guidance-vermont-schools

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Vermont Human Rights Commission:

https://hrc.vermont.gov/

Vermont Attorney General page on hate crimes:

https://ago.vermont.gov/hate-crimes/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(617) 406-6300

https://newengland.adl.org/

Other Vermont: Vermont Family Network: www.vermontfamilynetwork.org/events-news/covid-19-updates/

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

Vermont COVID-19 Response Fund https://www.vermontcf.org/CommunityImpact/VTCOVID-19Response/COVIDFund.aspx

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VA

State Virginia
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/
COVID-19 communication Virginia COVID-19 updates and additional resources: https://www.virginia.gov/coronavirus/
Unemployment How to file a claim and more information on unemployment due to COVID-19: https://www.vec.virginia.gov/qa-coronavirus
Information about free food for children For information on food resources: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/support/health_medical/office/covid-19.shtml#school-nutrition
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Virginia Attorney General resource on hate crimes: 

https://www.oag.state.va.us/programs-initiatives/no-hate-va

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(202) 452-8310

https://dc.adl.org/

Other Virginia: PEATC https://www.peatc.org/newsmanager/news_article.cgi?news_id=992&no_popup=0

Foster Families: Formed Families Forward https://formedfamiliesforward.org/resources-for-families-during-covid-19/

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WA

State Washington
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for information educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.sbe.wa.gov/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communication visit: https://www.k12.wa.us/about-ospi/press-releases/novel-coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-resources
Unemployment For information from the unemployment office visit: https://esd.wa.gov/newsroom/covid-19
Information about free food for children For more information on food resources: https://agr.wa.gov/services/food-access/fa-covid-19
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Washington Human Rights Commission:

https://www.hum.wa.gov/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(206) 448-5349

https://seattle.adl.org/

Other Washington: PAVE https://wapave.org/?s=COVID+19
Seattle: Open Doors for Multicultural Families: www.multiculturalfamilies.org/resources/covid-19-resources/

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WV

State West Virginia
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Ongoing updates from West Virginia’s Department of Education will be posted here: https://wvde.us/COVID19/
COVID-19 communication The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources website with updated information: https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/Pages/default.aspx, or by calling the 24 hour, toll-free information line: 1-800-887-4304
Unemployment COVID-19 unemployment updates and FAQs: https://workforcewv.org/covid19

 

File for unemployment: https://uc.workforcewv.org/ or call 1-800-252-JOBS

Information about free food for children Information on feeding sites/meal distributions by county: https://wvde.us/covid19/feeding-site-information/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

West Virginia Human Rights Commission:

https://hrc.wv.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(216) 579-9600

https://cleveland.adl.org/

Other West Virginia: W. VA PTI http://www.wvpti-inc.org/news/Default.aspx#specialResources

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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WI

State Wisconsin
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for information educational resources for support during this time including internet access support and academic help visit: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/index.htm
COVID-19 communication For more information on COVID-19 communications visit: https://dpi.wi.gov/sspw/2019-novel-coronavirus
Unemployment For information from the unemployment office visit: https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/ui/
Information about free food for children For more information on food resources: https://www.wpr.org/where-find-food-housing-help-and-more-wisconsin-during-covid-19-pandemic
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

Wisconsin Equal Rights Division, Civil Rights Bureau:

https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/er/civilrights/default.htm

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL): 

(312) 533-3870

https://chicago.adl.org/

Other Wisconsin: Wisconsin FACETS https://wifacets.org/links

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WY

State Wyoming
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year> https://1ddlxtt2jowkvs672myo6z14-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Smart-Start-Guidance.pdf
Department of Education For information regarding school response to the COVID-19 emergency and for information educational resources for support during this time visit: https://edu.wyoming.gov/
COVID-19 communication For information regarding COVID-19 communications visit: https://edu.wyoming.gov/educators/covid-19-resources/
Unemployment For information from the unemployment office visit: http://www.wyomingworkforce.org/workers/ui/
Information about free food for children Interactive map to search for meals for kids when schools are closed (Wyoming has provided information) https://www.fns.usda.gov/meals4kids ; Summer food service information from Wyoming Department of Education https://edu.wyoming.gov/beyond-the-classroom/nutrition/summer-food/
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(303) 830-7177

https://mountainstates.adl.org/

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services:

http://wyomingworkforce.org/workers/labor/rights/

Other Wyoming: Wyoming Parent Information Center: http://www.wpic.org/publications/67-covid-19

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DC

 

State Washington, D.C.
State reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

*No official publication at this time

Department of Education DC Board of Education page: https://sboe.dc.gov/
COVID-19 communication DC’s official COVID-19 website https://coronavirus.dc.gov/

COVID-19 news updates: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/newsroom

Unemployment DC unemployment page: https://does.dc.gov/service/start-your-unemployment-compensation-process

 

File for unemployment: https://does.dcnetworks.org/InitialClaims/

Information about free food for children DC food resources: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/food
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes

DC Office of Human Rights:

https://ohr.dc.gov/

DC Police page on hate crimes: 

https://mpdc.dc.gov/page/hate-crimes-faqs

DC Victim Hotline page on hate crimes: 

https://dcvictim.org/types-of-crime/hate-crimes/

Regional Anti-Defamation League (ADL):

(202) 452-8310

https://dc.adl.org/

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PR

State Puerto Rico
Reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Communications regarding COVID-19 and the Department of Education: https://de.pr.gov/comunicados-especiales/
COVID-19 communication COVID-19 information from Puerto Rico’s Department of Health: http://www.salud.gov.pr/Pages/coronavirus.aspx; COVID-19 24/7 Hotline (787) 999-6202
Unemployment COVID-19 and Unemployment: https://www.benefits.gov/es/help/faq/Recursos-de-coronavirus;

Apply for unemployment insurance online: https://www.trabajo.pr.gov/desempleo_en_linea.asp

 

For questions and forms on unemployment insurance contact: reclamaciondesempleo@trabajo.pr.gov; For questions and forms on driver insurance contact: reclamacionchoferes@trabajo.pr.gov

 

COVID-19 guide for employers and employees: https://www.trabajo.pr.gov/docs/Opiniones_de_la_Secretaria/Opini%C3%B3n_Secretaria_2020-01,_COVID-19.pdf

Information about free food for children Food bank: https://www.feedingamerica.org/find-your-local-foodbank/banco-de-alimentos-de-puerto-rico
Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes
Other SNAP: https://www.benefits.gov/es/benefit/363;

 

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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State Virgin Islands
Reopening plan/guidance for the 2020-21 school year

Reopening Plan

Department of Education Virgin Islands’ Department of Education updates: http://www.vide.vi/home-slide/2002-coronavirus-covid-19-official-gvi-updates.html

 

Free online learning resources posted by the Virgin Islands’ Department of Education: https://www.vide.vi/documents/public-relations/2218-free-online-resources-for-teachers-and-students/file.html

 

VI’s Department of Education Facebook page, where they post updates and resources: https://www.facebook.com/USVI.VIDE/; Twitter page https://twitter.com/vieducation1?lang=en

COVID-19 communication For COVID-19 information from Virgin Islands’ Department of Health, with latest news updates towards the bottom of the webpage: https://doh.vi.gov/covid19usvi TEXT “COVID19USVI” TO 888777

 

For updates, notifications, and alerts on COVID-19 or contact the Virgin Islands’ Department of Health at 340-712-6299 on St. Croix or 340-776-1519 on St. Thomas.

Unemployment Apply for unemployment by filling out this form (information can be typed directly into the PDF or can be printed out and written on) and then submit to one of their two offices (office information on the form): https://www.vidol.gov/wp-content/dol_forms/UI%20Claimant%20Application%20RE.pdf;

 

St. Croix unemployment office contact information: – 340-773-1994, M-F 8am-5pm,

 

St. Thomas/St. John unemployment office contact info – 340-776-3700, M-F 8am-5pm

Information about free food for children Head Start meal distribution locations and information: http://www.dhs.gov.vi/home/documents/PRESSRELEASE–DepartmentofHumanServicesAnnouncesHeadStartMealDistribution3212020F.pdf

 

Nutritious breakfast and lunch meals will be distributed to students beginning March 25. Check local media outlets: www.vide.vi and VIDE’s social media platforms for distribution details

Reporting Hate Incidences and Crime For legal definitions, please visit https://www.justice.gov/hatecrimes/learn-about-hate-crimes
Other Virgin Islands: Disability Rights Center of the US Virgin Islands: https://drcvi.org/resources/resources-on-covid-19-in-the-u-s-virgin-islands

Hispanics in Philanthropy: Grant Resources for Latino Organizations: https://hiponline.org/hip-announces-two-emergency-funds-in-response-to-covid-19-pandemic/

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