COVID-19

Updated 04/03 at 3:57 p.m.

COVID-19 Business Resources

The Whittier Chamber has gathered a list of important, credible resources for local businesses impacted by COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) to ensure you, your employees and your business are protected.

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AMERICA'S JOB CENTER OF CALIFORNIA

ATKINSON, ANDELSON, LOYA, RUUD, & ROMO; A PROFESSIONAL LAW CORPORATION

CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CALIFORNIA EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

CITY OF WHITTIER

CONGRESSWOMAN LINDA SANCHEZ

COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

LABOR & WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

LOS ANGELES SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER (SBDC)

JEWISH FREE LOAN ASSOCIATION (JFLA)

  • JFLA is offering no-fee and interest-free loans of up to $10,000 to cover: small business losses, lost wages, child-care costs due to canceled travel plans. More information.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH UNDERWRITERS

ONWARDCA

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA GAS COMPANY

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

U.S. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION

Remote Working Tools

Google Suite/Hangouts - $6 - $25 per user

Audio/Phone | Video Conferencing | Instant Messaging | Information Storage/Sharing | Project Management | Security/Encryption

Office 365/Teams - $0 - $12.50 per user*

Video Conferencing | Instant Messaging | Information Storage/Sharing | Project Management | Security/Encryption

*In response to COVID-19: Beginning March 10, Microsoft is rolling out updates to the free version of Teams that will lift restrictions on user limits.

Business Strategies

Our employees and their families need to be safe. They also need jobs. How we as a community respond impacts both.

Your employees may not be elderly, have a chronic underlying condition (lung or heart disease or diabetes), or have a compromised immune system. But they may be the caregiver for someone who does.

Having a plan ensures your employees that you are acting in their best interest as well as the company’s.

Temporary Ordinances

"Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order that authorizes local governments to halt evictions for renters and homeowners, slows foreclosures, and protects against utility shutoffs for Californians affected by COVID-19."

Click here to read the Order.


"On March 19, 2020, Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, signed an Executive Order which includes the moratorium on residential and commercial evictions."

Click here to read the Order.


Safer at Home Order: "Violation of or failure to comply with this Order is a crime punishable by fine, imprisonment or both. (California Health and Safety Code § 120295; Los Angeles County Code § 11.02.080.)"

Click here to read the Order.


"Los Angeles County has issued an Order closing certain businesses, banning public and private gatherings of a certain size and implementing social distancing requirements for essential businesses."

Click here for the LIVE video.


"All bars, clubs, theaters, entertainment centers, and fitness centers are ordered to be closed until further notice."

Click here for more information.

Be Informed Through Credible Sources

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