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DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE?
CARES Housing Assistance Program (CHAP) application information can be found at https://chap.clarkcountynv.gov/
United Way of Southern Nevada launches fund to assist those impacted by coronavirus. Fund is a collaboration of various valley nonprofit organizations pooling resources to help those impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. Donations and Volunteers needed. Individuals may request help at https://www.uwsn.org/COVID19
Nevada online unemployment claims can be filed at http://ui.nv.gov/css.html. Work-search requirement & 7-day wait period for approved unemployment benefits to be waived, allowing those submitting claims to receive benefits as soon as possible.
Small Business Administration (SBA) announces Economic Injury Disaster Loan program to provide small businesses with working capital loans up to $2 million. Get more information, on the SBA website.
Clark County School District will continue to provide meals to families who receive free meals. CCSD Food Distribution center locations.
Three Square Food Bank establishes Coronavirus Emergency Food Fund to help anyone facing food insecurities as a result of coronavirus or hardship caused by the virus outbreak. Learn more.
COMMUNITY’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19
Nevada faces this challenge together and businesses and members of the community are stepping up to provide assistance to those affected.
United Way of Southern Nevada has compiled a list of organizations and businesses offering assistance to those affected. Please visit their website for more information.
NVEnergy suspends disconnects for nonpayment for those directly affected financially by coronavirus; waiving late fees and deposits and making allowances for those unable to pay due to self-isolation. Contact the company’s customer care center to make alternative payment arrangements. Call (702) 402-5555 or go online to https://www.nvenergy.com/.
Southwest Gas suspends service disconnects indefinitely during coronavirus; offering flexible payment options to customers experiencing financial hardships; making mobile and online access easy. Call (877) 860-6020 Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (hearing impaired should call 711) or visit https://www.swgas.com/en/home.
GENERAL COVID-19 INFORMATION
The list below contains vital information regarding COVID-19. As the situation changes almost daily, we highly recommend you visit the sites often to remain up to date with the latest information and announcements:
Nevada Health Response: Dedicated COVID-19 website made by the State.
Southern Nevada Health District: For Southern Nevada specific announcements regarding COVID-19, testing, and vaccination.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: For full and up to date information regarding COVID-19.
Clark County COVID-19 Update Page: Clark County announcements and updates for community responses to COVID-19.
World Health Organization (Myths regarding Coronavirus): Common COVID-19 myths debunked by WHO.
National Association of Counties: A macro view of COVID-19 responses of different counties across the US.
Resources for Southern Nevada Service Providers: Educational information and vaccine distribution resources