Resources for COVID-19

   COVID-19 Resources   

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Click here to read United Way of San Luis Obispo County's official response to COVID-19.

For more resources, visit or call 211.

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What is COVID-19? Watch this video from the World Health Organization to learn more

Local Public Health Resources

For statistics and a larger directory of resources, visit: or call the Public Health information line at 805-788-2903. 

For guidelines regarding the Shelter in Place Executive Order visit:

Local Government Resources

For updates regarding local public health info, visit: 

For updates regarding local library services, visit:

Employment Resources

Visit this page for a list of resources for employees and employers who have been affected by the outbreak. This includes resources for unemployment.

If you lost your job due to Covid-19, OnwardCA can help you find new opportunities.

Here is a flowchart for unemployment insurance from the National Employment Law Project and Family Values at Work, click to download in full resolution.


Transportation Resources

Ride-On is continuing to provide door-to-door transportation during this crisis. Call (805) 541-8747 M-F between 7:00 AM and 4:30 PM to schedule a ride or for more transportation options. 

Visit for more information.

Food Resources

To find food distribution near you, visit

For information regarding school meals, read below. Click Here to open and download the document in PDF

National Resources

The CDC is the official source for new information. Go to for updates.

211 has compiled some answers to common questions in this FAQ:

Use the calculator in this article to see how much you could receive from the Federal CARES Act:

Click here to learn about new scams to be wary of

Click here to learn about low cost internet options

Local Business Information

Click here for a list of local businesses providing services

Click here for an interactive map of active local businesses

Click here for an interactive map of local restaurants providing take-out, delivery, and curbside pickup

Click here for resources for local businesses provided by the SLO Chamber of Commerce

Where to Donate

Donate to United Way of San Luis Obispo County's Community Impact Fund to support our relief efforts:


To support County agencies, donate to the SLO Community Foundation's Disaster Relief Fund:


To support nonprofits statewide, donate to United Ways of California:


To support nationwide relief, donate to United Way Worldide:


Volunteer Resources


Find local volunteer opportunities:

Thank you to all these agencies for creating the information shared on this page!