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Team Krekorian is committed to helping you through the coronavirus emergency period. If you need assistance with any COVID-19 related issues you may contact us here.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information:
- Symptoms of Coronavirus
- PSA: What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Video
- How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19
- LA County Case Count Dashboard
- Emergency Proclamations Dashboard
COVID-19 Testing Now Available to ALL L.A. County Residents:
Protective Gear for Angelenos to Address the COVID-19 Crisis: laprotects.org
Information for companies and organizations interested in producing and requesting essential protective gear during COVID-19.
- Office of Governor Gavin Newsom Newsroom
- LA County's COVID-19 Top News
- Novel Coronavirus in Los Angeles County Public Health
- Mayor Eric Garcetti COVID-19 Updates
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Landlord & Renter Resources:
- Team Krekorian has assembled details of the LA city emergency renter protection ordinance and other critical information to assist tenants during the difficult time here.
- For eviction notices, or for any other rental issue, immediately contact: Coalition for Economic Survival (CES) via email [email protected]. Please include your notice in your email.
- HCID Hotline for Renters Facing Eviction: Complaints can be submitted via HCID’s hotline number (1-866-557-7368), or online at https://hcidla2.lacity.org/File-a-Complaint.
- Notify Your Landlord in Writing If You Can't Pay Your Rent: Before the notice expires, which should be 3 days, tenants should also let their landlords know, in writing, the reason why they haven’t paid. Click here for a letter template.
- COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Ordinance
Business & Worker Resources:
- L.A. Job Portal
- Los Angeles City Small Business Emergency Microloan Program
- Small Business Administration Coronavirus Relief Options
- Restaurant Beverage Program
- Resilience Toolkit for Los Angeles Businesses
- Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act
- Employment Development Department - Unemployment Insurance, Paid Family Leave, and Disability Insurance
- EWDD BusinessSource Center Locations List
- EWDD WorkSource Centers
- EWDD YouthSource Centers
- City of Los Angeles - Complaint Intake Form for Alleged Businesses in Violation of the Safer at Home Order
Arts Emergency Assistance:
- RESOURCES FOR ARTISTS DURING THE CRISIS WEBINAR: View the webinar and access a comprehensive list of resources to support artists and arts organizations, including information on loans, emergency relief funds and more, here.
- City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA)
- RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS DURING THE CRISIS WEBINAR: View the webinar and access a comprehensive list of resources to help students and parents during distance learning, here.
- LAUSD Back to School Resources for Parents and Families
- LAUSD Hotline: If parents are experiencing problems or need information, please first call your child's school site. A secondary option available to parents is to call the LAUSD Hotline at (213) 443-1300. Parents may call Monday through Saturday, from 6 am to 6 p.m.
- Mental Health Hotline: For support with mental health, immunizations, health insurance, food and housing, enrollment and other questions, parents can also call the Mental Health Hotline at (213) 241-3840. It is available Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 5 p.m.
- LAUSD Grab-and-Go Food Centers
- Art Resources List (Department of Cultural Affairs)
- LA Public Library e-Book, Audiobooks, free Movies, TV & Videos and more!
- LA Public Library e-Card
- College Connect Services for High School Students
- Free Virtual Tutoring: Sign-up at Flypaper Tutors
- How to Talk to Kids About the Coronavirus
- School Closures Dashboard: Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE)
- Team Krekorian has assembled several local, city and county resources for seniors here.
- Shop4Seniors Grocery Delivery
- Stay Home. Save Lives. Check In Senior Hotline: 1-833-544-2374
- Senior Centers Grab-and-Go Meal Service
- Institute on Aging 24-hour toll-free Friendship Line
- Institute on Aging Go4Life Staying Active Videos
- Social Security & Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
- Parks and Recreation Closures
Domestic Violence Help:
- L.A. County's Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 978-3600
- National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-SAFE (7233); (800) 787-3224 (TTY)
- LAPD's List of Local Domestic Violence Shelters
- Los Angeles Domestic Violence Legal Services Resources