COVID-19/ Coronavirus Resources
Latest press releases and executive orders: https://gov.texas.gov/news
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY
TEXAS STUDENT MEALFINDER
TEXAS SECRETARY OF STATE
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE
TEXAS HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COVID-19 RESOURCES
TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION
FORT BEND COUNTY
FORT BEND ISD
Grab and Go meals at no cost to anyone 18 and under, and to students with disabilities without regards to age, at 11 campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Meals will be served Monday-Friday.
List of participating campuses:
■ Travis High School (11111 Harlem Rd, Richmond, TX 77406)
■ Hodges Bend Middle School (16510 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77083)
■ Kempner High School (14777 Voss Rd, Sugar Land, TX 77498)
■ Sartartia Middle School (8125 Homeward Way, Sugar Land, TX 77479)
■ First Colony Middle School (3225 Austin Pkwy, Sugar Land, TX 77479)
■ Dulles High School (550 Dulles Ave, Sugar Land, TX 77478)
■ Missouri City Middle School (202 Martin Ln, Missouri City, TX 77489)
■ Elkins High School (7007 Knights Ct, Missouri City, TX 77459)
■ Ridge Point High School (500 Waters Lake Blvd, Missouri City, TX 77459)
■ McAuliffe Middle School (16650 S Post Oak Rd, Houston, TX 77053)
■ Hightower High School (3333 Hurricane Ln, Missouri City, TX 77459)
AT HOME LEARNING
FBISD is supporting at home learning for its students. Info at link below
FORT BEND COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Phone: 281-633-7795; Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat-Sun 10am-2pm
FREE DISINFECTING SOLUTION DISTRIBUTION
Who: Fort Bend County Residents
Where: 1521 Eugene Heimann Circle, Richmond
When: Everyday from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.- depending on supply/demand
What to bring: Valid TX driver’s license or ID and to help expedite the process please fill out the waiver, print out and bring with you. (https://www.sugarlandtx.gov/DocumentCenter/View/23855/FBSO_Disinfectant_Waiver?bidId=)
If you’re inquiring about delivery to elderly/disabled residents please email name, TDL, address and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
*To clarify this product IS NOT hand sanitizer. The disinfectant is to be used on surface areas only.
ENABLE FORT BEND – DISASTER EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE REGISTRY
A service by Fort Bend County Health & Human Services that aims to identify people with functional and medical needs that may require assistance during an emergency. Register if you:
■ Have a physical or mental disability
■ Need assistance with daily medical care
■ Need electricity for your medical care or equipment
■ Use medical equipment at home
■ Are elderly and need extra assistance
■ Have any other condition that you feel may need extra help in an emergency
To register, visit: http://www.enablefortbend.com/Registration
CITY OF SUGAR LAND
SUGAR LAND CHURCHES OFFERING ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICES
■ Christ Church Sugar Land: https://www.christchurchsl.org/livestream
■ St. Laurence Catholic Church: https://stlaurence.org/
■ Sugar Creek Church: https://sugarcreek.churchonline.org/
■ Sugar Land Bible Church: https://slbc.org/media/watch-live/
■ Sugar Land Family Church: https://live.slfc.co/
■ Sugar Land Methodist Church: https://www.sugarlandmethodist.org/worshiplive
SUGAR LAND LOCAL RESTAURANT CARRY-OUT AND DELIVERY OPTIONS
CITY OF KATY
CITY OF ROSENBERG
CITY OF FULSHEAR
GROCERY STORES WITH SPECIAL HOURS FOR HIGH RISK POPULATIONS
■ Food Town - applies to all locations until ordered by corporate office, 7 a.m.-8 a.m.
■ Fiesta - applies to all Fiesta locations, 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
■ HEB - no citizen hours but have home delivery options.
“H-E-B, in partnership with Favor Delivery, will launch a simple, low-cost solution that gives seniors access to their very own personal shopper by phone, allowing them to get essential food and supplies delivered to them, while remaining in the comfort and safety of their home. Beginning on Friday, March 20, seniors across Texas, age 60 and older, will be able to place orders with Favor using a curated list of products available from H-E-B.
“We heard from our customers loud and clear, and we’re ready to offer one of the safest, healthiest solutions in the marketplace dedicated to seniors who are worried about going out in public,” said Martin Otto, H-E-B chief operating officer. “Together with Favor, H-E-B is committed to helping Texans get the products they need while slowing the spread of coronavirus in our communities.” https://newsroom.heb.com/h-e-b-launches-community-care-efforts-across-the-state-to-assist-our-most-vulnerable-neighbors/
■ Wal-Mart - 6:00 a.m-7:00 a.m., applies to all Wal-Mart Stores
■ Target - every location until ordered by corporate, first shopping hour on Wednesdays.
■ Randalls - 1890 FM 359 Rd, Richmond, TX 77406, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. available to Senior Citizens. While solely designated it is highly recommended that the general public do not stop by those hours to allow for the Senior Citizens BUT public is able to stop by.
■ Whole Foods Market - Those over 60 years old and can start shopping at 7:00am.
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program, the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has built a great informational PDF that you can download here: https://www.uschamber.com/sites/default/files/023595_comm_corona_virus_smallbiz_loan_final.pdf
The U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship has also created a comprehensive CARES Act guide that can be downloaded here.
Small businesses and sole proprietorships can apply beginning on April 3rd. Starting April 10, 2020, independent contractors and self-employed individuals can apply. Read more from the U.S. Department of the Treasury: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/top-priorities/cares-act/assistance-for-small-businesses
UNITED STATES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Guide to SBA disaster loans: https://www.uschamber.com/co/run/business-financing/sba-disaster-assistance-loans-guide
UNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION COVID-19 RESOURCES
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
CENTER FOR INFECTIOUS DISEASES RESEARCH AND POLICY