Covid-19 Resources

We know this is a scary, uncertain time.

United Way Fresno and Madera Counties is commmitted 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!



Shelter In Place Extended

Fresno Issues Emergency "Shelter In Place" Order Starting Thursday March 20 at Midnight

Executive Order to Protect Renters and HomeOwners

Fresno Declares State of Emergency

PG&E Precautions

Sign Up for Fresno Bee Coronavirus Newsletter

New York Times Coronavirus Updates

How It Spreads

Prevention and Treatment




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

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 Lossed Income or Need Food

Effective Wednesday March 18th, 2020 all Vallarta Supermarket locations will be open from 7-8am for those 65+ years old, pregnant women, and those with disabilities. 

Dollar General stores will open early for elderly shoppers

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




• If you need internet, Comcast is offering low cost options, with the first 60 days free. Visit 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. 



Fresno Unified School District

Clovis Unified School District

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

"Learn At Home" courses from Scholastic

Virtual Field Trips

At Home Learning from PBS So Cal

Free Coloring Books From 113 Museums

Spreadsheet from Amazing Educational Resources

Fresno Unified To Offer Meals During Closure.

Mo Willems Daily Lunch Doodles



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

Online AA Classes

Resources for Undocumented People



Bitwise Grocery Relief Volunteer/Donation Form

HandsOn Central California

Red Cross Central California

Volunteer Orientation, Catholic Charities



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.