Washington Resident Resources


Unemployment Insurance


Unemployment Insurance (UI) FAQ

UI provides partial wage replacement benefit payments to workers who lose their job or have their hours reduced, through no fault of their own.

esd.wa.gov/newsroom/unemployment-benefits-FAQ




Tax Relief


Department of Revenue

Information about business relief available.

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




Disability Insurance & Paid Leave


For information about Long-term disability coverage and benefits.

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


Paid Family Leave

For more information about Paid Family and Medical leave.

paidleave.wa.gov/coronavirus/




Federal 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 & Safety


Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

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

www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/


State Department of Health

Local Coronavirus health information.

www.doh.wa.gov/Emergencies/Coronavirus




Utility Services


Seattle Public Utilities




Local Resources


Washington Local Resources PDF





Government Resources and Assistance Information


Government Resources PDF




Small Business Resources

Government, agencies, and nonprofits may be able to provide financial assistance related to the COVID-19 crisis, including to self-employed individuals. Review the information in the below links to apply for assistance.


United States Small Business Association

www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources

Washington Business Resources

www.governor.wa.gov/issues/issues/covid-19-resources/covid-19-resources-businesses-and-workers




Additional Resources


Food and grocery delivery services in your area.

Instacart - www.instacart.com/

Uber Eats - www.ubereats.com/

Doordash - www.doordash.com/

Postmates - postmates.com/