Covid-19 Resources

We know these are scary, uncertain times.

United Way Fresno and Madera Counties is committed to doing everything we can to help our community members get through this pandemic. We will continue to update this page with resources as we learn about them. If you know of anything worth sharing, please share on our social media!

 

 

NEWS/ BASIC CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

Executive Order to Protect Renters and HomeOwners

PG&E Precautions

Sign Up for Fresno Bee Coronavirus Newsletter

How It Spreads

Prevention and Treatment

Symptoms

Text "Coronavirus" to 211-211 for non-medical questions/concerns (including Symptoms, Prevention, Transmission, Treatment, and more)
 

GENERAL RESOURCES

Take Care Grocery Program

Immigration Elgibility for Public Programs

The Leage of California Cities Resource Webpage

Fund for Military Members

Business Resources from Downtown Fresno Partnership

Food Assistance for Pets

Grocery Assistance for People who have SNAP

Help for Locals Who Have Lost Income or Need Food

Employment Development Department

World Health Organization

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Fresno County Health

Madera County Health

California Department of Public Health

Central California Food Bank

Tips and Information for Business Owners 

How To Make Distilled Water

The Right Way to Clean Your Cell Phone

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

SAMHSA National Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP

Online AA Classes

Resources for Undocumented People

 

FREE EMERGENCY INTERNET

• If you need internet, Comcast is offering low cost options, with the first 60 days free. Visit www.internetessentials.com or call 1-855-846-8376 (English) or 1-855-765-6995 (Spanish) to get signed up.

• You can also text "Connect" to 211-211 for other low cost internet options. 

 

RESOURCES FOR PARENTS

Local Schools/Meals

Fresno EOC Head Start Meals 

Fresno Unified School District

Clovis Unified School District

Central Unified School District

 

Educational Resources

Bank of America Partnership with Khan Academy (Free Learning Materials)

At Home Learning from PBS So Cal

Free Coloring Books From 113 Museums

Spreadsheet from Amazing Educational Resources

Mo Willems Daily Lunch Doodles

Talking to Kids about Coronavirus

Help Kids Manage Anxiety around Coronavirus (4 Expert Video)

Time to Come in, Bear: A Children's Story About Social Distancing

Scholastic Learn at Home

LAUSD and PBS At Home Learning

Boredom Busters: 110 Fun At-Home Activities for Families and Kids

Brain Pop

Math Games

Story Online 

CosmicKidsYoga 

Go Noodle​​​​​​​ 

My School is Closed Today Book for Kids
 

Tips for Home Learning

Ten Tips to Help Create a Home-Learning Environment

Giant List of Ideas For Being Home With Kids

 

Virtual Field Trips

Virtual Museum Tours

Virtual National Park Tours

Virtual Tour of Mars

Live Feed of Monterey Bay Aquarium

Live Feed of the San Diego Zoo

​​​​​​​15 Virtual Field Trips Kids Can Take From Your Living Room​​​​​​​
 

RESOURCES FOR EXERCISE/MINDFULNESS/ ENTERTAINMENT

Online Yoga and Meditation Classes

CorePower on Demand

Women's Health Magazine Workouts

Men's Journal 8 At-Home Workouts

Blogilates At Home Pilates and Barre Workouts

Fitness Marshall At-Home Dance Workouts

POPSUGAR At-Home Workout Channel

Just Dance Workout Videos​​​​​​​

Wakeout Activities for Busy People​​​​​​​

Special Olympics: School of Strength

Headspace (free for anyone with an NPI number)

Calm Free Meditations

Controlling Coronavirus Anxiety

Tips to Beat Insomnia​​​​​​​

Just Breathe: 9 Tips for Managing Stress During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Virtual Museum Tours

Nightly Opera Stream

LACMA at Home​​​​​​​

Aquarium of the Pacific: Aquarium Academy

450 Ivy League Courses You Can Take Online For Free 

The Social Distancing Festival (Online Streaming Art!)

15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Stream

 

FREE SERVICES FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS

CROCS shoes: Free Pair for Healthcare Workers

Krispy Kreme: Free Dozen Donuts with Employee Badge

Starbucks: Free Tall Coffee with Employee Badge

Sweetgreen Salads: Free Meal Delivery

Wienerschnitzel: 20% off purchase for healthcare workers and service members

 

LOCAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES 

Bitwise Grocery Relief Volunteer/Donation Form

HandsOn Central California

Red Cross Central California

Volunteer Orientation, Catholic Charities

 

OTHER RESOURCES

The Right Way to Clean Your Cell Phone

Help Your Family De-Stress During Coronavirus Uncertainty​​​​​​​

CDC Guidance for Managing Anxiety and Stress

Los Angeles Department of Aging PickUp Meals for Seniors

LAUSD Grab and Go Meal Centers for Children​​​​​​​

California Food Banks

My CalFresh Nutrition Program

 

DONATE

Like many nonprofit organizations (and other businesses), United Way Fresno and Madera Counties is taking a hit during this pandemic. If you are able to donate at this time, your money can help us assist the most vulnerable members of our communties.   You can also donate to our Coronavirus Relief Fund; gifts directed there will go straight to local families and individuals facing financial hardship directly because of the pandemic.