From updates and hiring/ firing during the pandemic to remote work guidance from the industry leader.
Issues rules relevant to the administration of the FFCRA’s paid leave requirements.
Legal Considerations: COBRA FLSA/wage and hour. Healthcare benefits. Paid sick leave. OSH Act. WARN Act. Worker’s Comp. Whistleblowing. All topics are considered on this resource page.
The Department of labor answers questions such as, “is all leave paid sick leave under the FFCRA?” and more.
If you or someone you know has been affected by COVID-19 and needs assistance, there are many resources within your community for assistance with finances, housing, meals, and much more! We have compiled a list by county, but please know that there are more and more helplines and websites being built daily to help. Wherever you are, you can call 211, and representatives will be able to point you in the right direction for assistance of all kinds for COVID relief (within your county). We also recommend continuing to check the CA EDD site and the CDC’s site for updates.
Making/sewing masks due to shortages in the healthcare industry.
Make protective face coverings for essential workers; donate fabric or help make masks.
Donate blood and/or plasma; self-isolation does not make this an isolated event, fully recovered patients could help others who are currently sick.
Host a virtual food drive for local families in need, or donate to elementary school children through Food 4 Kids Backpack Program
Vulnerable seniors are at greatest risk amid COVID-19. Let’s help keep them safe and cared for by providing meals so that they can stay safe.
Check on your neighbors with a call, text, or talk through the door; pick up and deliver groceries for high-risk neighbors.
Offers thousands of books to people with reading disabilities where you can either scan books to be added to the collection or edit books that have been scanned!
Although most pets have been fostered or adopted during the pandemic as Americans crave companions during social distancing, you could consider a monetary donation to your local shelter.