COVID19 CORONAVIRUS Pandemic

Prevention and Impact Resources

Working together, we will get through the COVID 19 Pandemic. We are continually adding information to this page with helpful sources.

RELIEF RESOURCES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES 

SAY YES TO DALLAS JOB BANK FROM DALLAS REGIONAL CHAMBER 

JOB BANK FROM WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS OF GREATER DALLAS (UPDATED DAILY)

RENT AND UTILITY ASSISTANCE FROM ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY

HOW TO FILE FOR UNEMPLOYMENT

Stimulus Checks Update – on Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act – April 1 2020

US Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Details

Sources for Covid 19 Relief for Vickery Midtown Residents – April 1 2020

CORONAVIRUS RELIEF BILLS SUMMARY – as of April 1, 2020

GUIDANCE FOR RENTERS DURING COVID 19 as of April 1, 2020

GUIDANCE WITH TROUBLE PAYING RENT OR MORTGAGE April 1, 2020

 

BUSINESS RESOURCES

City of Dallas Comprehensive List of Resources

Small Business Association COVID 19 Disaster Relief Loan Information

US Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act_Small Bus Loan Summary_03302020 (003)

City of Dallas Office of Economic Development – COVID 19 Resources for Small Businesses

Dallas Regional Chamber:  Confronting COVID 19 Keeping Business Running in the Dallas Region

 

COVID 19 Coronavirus PREVENTION RESOURCES 

Vickery COVID19 Fact Sheet English

Vickery COVID19 Fact Sheet Spanish

COVID 19 PREVENTION Multilingual Information in 21 Languages 

PRINTABLE Vickery COVID-19_SHELTER IN PLACE FLYER English

PRINTABLE Vickery COVID-19_SHELTER IN PLACE FLYER Spanish

DALLAS SHELTER-IN-PLACE 

All individuals currently living within Dallas County are ordered to shelter at their place of residence. All persons may leave their residences only for Essential Activities such as grocery shopping or medicine, currently until April 3, 2020.  Link to more details. 

COVID 19 Testing in Dallas

Dallas has lifted the age restriction to test more North Texans.
Criteria for testing sites is as follows:
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Must show a temperature of 99.6 or higher
The sites operate daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and are located at:
  • American Airlines Center, Parking Lot E, 2500 Victory Plaza
  • Ellis Davis Field House, 9191 S Polk St.

 

COVID 19 LINKS with CONTINUALLY UPDATED INFORMATION 

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America:  15 Days to Slow the Spread

US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) COVID19

State of Texas COVID 19

Dallas County COVID 19

City of Dallas COVID 19 

World Health Organization COVID 19

Johns Hopkins University COVID 19 Global Pandemic Tracking Map (Desktop version)

Johns Hopkins University COVID 19 Global Pandemic Tracking Map (Mobile version)

 

RESOURCES TO TALK TO CHILDREN ABOUT COVID 19

Mental health experts provide videos and educational resources to help families talk about COVID-19 and staying safe during the outbreak.

English – Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Amharic – Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Arabic – Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Burmese – Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Chinese – Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Kirundi-Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Swahili-Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

Tigrinya- Videos and guides to talking to kids about COVID-19

 

HOW YOU CAN HELP  LOCAL VICKERY MIDTOWN ORGANIZATIONS  HELPING  VICKERY MIDTOWN RESIDENTS

SERIOUSLY IMPACTED BY COVID 19 DISASTER  

(continual updates to this list)

Donate to Dallas ISD to help food insecure students 

Donate to Food Pantry helping Vickery Midtown families in need 

St. Vincent de Paul Pharmacy

Healing Hands