YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

FIND FREE HELP FOR YOURSELF OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW BELOW. CALL or TEXT. QUALIFIED PERSONNEL WILL BE AVAILABLE TO ASSIST YOU.

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELY.

  • NYC WELL : TALK. TEXT. CHAT 24/7 w/ problems like stress, depression, anxiety, drug and alcohol abuse.
    • Text “WELL” to 65173 (Note: message and data rates may apply when using sms services)
    • Call 1-888-NYC -WELL
    • Click on “Chat” on their website to chat now
  • NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE
    • 1-800-273-8255
  • RESOURCES AND SERVICES FOR THE FOLLOWING:
    • VICTIMS OF CRIMES AND THEIR FAMILIES
    • DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
    • RAPE AND ASSAULT VICTIMS
    • HOMELESS YOUTH AND TEENS
    • ELDERLY CRIME VICTIMS
    • CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT
    • PEOPLE AFFECTED WITH MENTAL HEALTH AND/OR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROBLEMS
    • PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
    • MENTALLY AND/OR PHYSICALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE
    • HELP FOR IMMIGRANTS (REGARDLESS OF STATUS)
    • LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER, QUEER AND HIV-AFFECTED INDIVIDUALS
    • HUMAN TRAFFICKING
    • DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE

Have You Been Negatively Impacted Financially By The CoronaVirus? The Following Resources May Help:

  • UNEMPLOYMENT SERVICES (UI) :
    • NOTE: If you are filing a new Unemployment Insurance claim, the day you should apply is based on the first letter of your last name.
      • A – F file on Monday | G – N file on Tuesday | O – Z file on Wednesday
      • Missed your day? File on Thurs-Fri-Sat
      • Any claim you file will be backdated to the date you became unemployed. If you are eligible, you will be paid for all benefits due.
  • WEB SERVICE: It is best to apply for UI online. Sign in with your NY.GOV ID and follow the instructions to file a claim.  You may file your claim: 
    • Monday – Thursday from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm (Eastern Time) 
    • Friday from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm 
    • Saturday – all day 
    • Sunday until 7 pm
  • TELEPHONE FILING HOURS ARE AS FOLLOWS: 1-888-209-8124
    • Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 7:30 pm
    • Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
    • Saturday, 7:30 am to 8:00 pm
    • FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED: Have your helper call the Telephone Claims Center at 1-888-783-1370.
    • TTY/TDD: Call a relay operator first at 1-800-662-1220, and ask the operator to call the Telephone Claims Center at 1-888-783-1370.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION: (WHO)

APPLYING FOR WIC: THE NEW YORK STATE SPECIAL SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION PROGRAM FOR WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WIC INFO

FORGIVABLE LOANS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES: The U.S. government has authorized emergency economic relief assistance for businesses that qualify for the Paycheck Protection Program

SMALL BUSINESS SURVIVAL GUIDE TO COMBAT COVID-19: A comprehensive guide for small businesses looking to utilize resources to stay afloat and even profit during this pandemic.