Resources for COVID-19

   COVID-19 Resources   

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

For more resources, visit or call 211.

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.

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:

Where to Donate

Donate to United Way of San Luis Obispo County to support programs 211 and Voluntary Organizations Against Disaster (VOAD): 


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!