Other Financial Resources

Below you will find links to federal, state and local entities that could be helpful during this challenging time.

Tax Relief

Disability Insurance & Paid Leave

Workers' Compensation

Student Aid

Health Services

Utilities Services




Tax Relief


Tax relief

Internal Revenue Service

www.irs.gov/coronavirus-tax-relief-and-economic-impact-payments


California Franchise Tax Board

Learn About Coronavirus Special Tax Relief and Updates


California Department of Tax and Fee Administration

Request an extension to file state payroll reports and/or deposit state payroll taxes without penalty or interest.

www.cdtfa.ca.gov/services/covid19


Washington Department of Revenue

Information about personal and business relief available.

dor.wa.gov/about/business-relief-during-covid-19-pandemic




Disability Insurance & Paid Leave


Disability Insurance 

California Employment Development Department (EDD)

 For sick or quarantined; Request a claim for short-term benefit payments.

How to File a Disability Insurance Claim in SDI Online


California Paid Family Leave

For caregivers; Request for a claim for up to six weeks of benefit payments.

How to File a Paid Family Leave Claim in SDI Online


Washington Health Care Authority

For information about Long-term disability coverage and benefits.

www.hca.wa.gov/employee-retiree-benefits/public-employees/long-term-disability-insurance


Washington Paid Family Leave

For more information about Paid Family and Medical leave.

paidleave.wa.gov/coronavirus




Workers' Compensation


Workers compensation

Information about workers’ compensation benefits for those affected by COVID-19.


California Department of Industrial Relations

www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/FileAClaim


Washington Department of Labor

www.lni.wa.gov


Labor & Workforce Development Agency

Find important updates for employees and their workplace.

www.labor.ca.gov/coronavirus2019




Federal Student Aid


Student aid

US Department of Education (For Students, Federal Student Aid)

Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for Students, Borrowers, and Parents.

studentaid.gov/announcements-events/coronavirus




Health Services


Health services

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

The latest COVID-19 information from the nation's health protection agency.

www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov


Department of Health Care Service

Information about local health and human services programs.

www.dhcs.ca.gov


United Way

Rental assistance, essential needs, and bill pay support.

www.211.org




Utility Services


Essex Apartment Energy Conservation 

California Utilities

Southern California Edison (SCE)

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)

San Diego Gas Electric (SDG&E)


Washington Utilities

Seattle Public Utilities

Puget Sound Energy