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COVID-19 Community Resources

With so many people struggling with the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are updating this list of resources regularly. If you don’t find what you need here, please call or text 2-1-1. You can also visit their online database.

Each organization's name is linked to further information, just click on it. 

See something that should be added? Email clarissa@uwlamoille.org to add resources to this list. 

Food

Housing

Household Supplies

  • Call Capstone at 802-888-7993 to arrange a curbside pick-up of household items such as toilet paper, paper towels, shampoo, bath soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, feminine products, diapers, etc.

Financial

  • Capstone Community Action can assist with taxes over the phone. Call 802-888-7993.

  • Vermont Department of Labor now has an online form for unemployment claim or call  1-877-214-3332.

  • Vermont Economic Services is waiving in-person contact requirements for benefits programs. Apply online or by phone 1-800-479-6151.

  • If you have been financially affected by the COVID-19 outbreak and need help with utilities, rent or other basic needs, download this form, fill it out electronically and email it back to unitedway@uwlamoille.org. The use of United Way of Lamoille County's response fund is solely for the financial impacts caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. If you would like assistance filling out this form please call our office at 802-888-3252 and leave a detailed message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

  • Non-Profit organizations may apply for micro grants for any additional supply or technology needs as a result of preventing the spread of the COVID 19 Virus. Maximum grant amount is $500.00.

Employment

  • VocRehab is accessible remotely. They are taking calls, referrals and are able to help people with: training, job search, job maintenance, and career assessment during and in preparation for emerging from the crisis. Their Morrisville office can be reached at: 802-888-5976. Click to access their website.

Talking With Your Kids

  • Talking with children about handling emergencies

  • Talking to kids about the coronavirus.

  • Talking with children about the Coronavirus. Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children.

  • Coronavirus: How to talk to your child.

Domestic & Sexual Violence

  • Advocates are still working and available for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Their hotline is answered 24/7 at 802-888-5256. Click for further info.

Substance Misuse & Recovery

Legal Help

  • This page has lots of helpful info on accessing legal help during the COVID-19 crisis.