Community Resources for COVID-19

May 1, 2020

Yavapai@Work provides a number of resources to help the community, and we want to assist you in finding the help you need during COVID-19. We’ve compiled a list of support programs and services throughout the county to help you find the aid you need. 

 

COVID-19 Information

The Federal Trade Commission reported an increase in COVID-19 scams and fraudulent messaging. As you’re navigating this uncertain time, finding reputable sources for information is essential. We recommend the following: 

 

Unemployment Insurance 

The U.S. unemployment rate rose to 4.4% in March, hitting its highest point since August 2017. You can find unemployment insurance advice or support here:

 

Yavapai County/Arizona Employment Support

The resources below offer job boards, networking opportunities, and updates on the employment landscape of Yavapai County and Arizona:  

 

Food Resources

We’re grateful for the organizations providing aid to those in need. Although just a few are listed here, there are many more available on our list of COVID-19 Resources

  • Chino Valley Food Bank: (928) 636-8478 
  • Prescott Community Cupboard Food Bank: (928) 778-4622 
  • Salvation Army: (928) 778-0150 

 

Rent, Mortgage, Utility Assistance 

Respondents of a recent survey cited economic volatility and decreasing mortgage rates as a concern as they buy or sell a home. Assistance programs are available to provide aid for rent, mortgage, and utility payments: 

 

Healthcare Services

We encourage all community members to take the proper precautions to stay healthy during this time and to visit the following sites for support: 

 

Crisis Lines & Websites

Social distancing can be lonely, but that doesn’t mean you’re alone. These help lines are here to help you find the mental health support you need: 

 

 

Yavapai@Work is passionate about helping our community find the aid they need. For a full list of resources available to you, please visit our COVID-19 Resources page on our website or call us at (928) 778-1422. 

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