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Are you feeling lonely or overwhelmed? If you need to talk to someone, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
800 273 8255 or https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org
https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/selfcare.asp

Pick up locations for the free school lunch program.
(Here’s WTOP’s listing of all the area school locations)
https://wtop.com/education/2020/04/d-c-md-and-va-schools-offer-learning-plans-free-meals-for-students-during-coronavirus-closures/

For seniors who need help with meal delivery, please visit.
https://coronavirus.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/coronavirus/publication/attachments/DACL%20COVID-19_Agency%20Public%20Announcement%20of%20Service%20Changes_UPDATED%203.22….pdf

Are you in recovery? Here is a listing of online meetings.
Alcohol Anonymous
OnlineGroupAA.org, AAOnlineMeeting.net, InTheRooms.com.
Narcotics Anonymous
Virtual-NA.org and NA.org/meetingsearch

Domestic violence is on the rise. If you are in the need of help, please reach out to one of these local agencies.
Washington D.C.
https://mpdc.dc.gov/page/domestic-violence-resources
Maryland
https://mnadv.org
Virginia
https://www.dss.virginia.gov/family/domestic_violence/index.c

The Humane Rescue Alliance of Washington, D.C, is taking donations to help those in need to feed their pets, with their Pet Pantry.
https://www.humanerescuealliance.org/petpantry

Enrollment form for assistance.
https://assets.speakcdn.com/assets/2439/hra_petpantry_enrollmentform_081619.pdf

Make sure you are wearing your mask correctly. Watch this instructional video.
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/when-and-how-to-use-masks

There are myths about the Covid-19, make sure you and your family do not believe them.
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters

How do you talk to your children about the coronavirus? Here is a tool to help your kids stay calm, and informed.
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/healthy-parenting
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/talking-with-children.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fcommunity%2Fschools-childcare%2Ftalking-with-children.html

If you are out of work, and have questions about unemployment benefits, please visit for information.
https://www.benefits.gov/help/faq/Coronavirus-resources

  1. coronavirus.dc.gov
    Meal Delivery for seniors
    Meal Location for Students
    Metrobus Lines Serving Student Meal Sites
    https://www.capitalareafoodbank.org/covid19response/
    https://wtop.com/education/2020/04/d-c-md-and-va-schools-offer-learning-plans-free-meals-for-students-during-coronavirus-closures/
  2. coronavirus.dc.gov
    Non Profit/business resources
  3. https://coronavirus.dc.gov
    Childcare
    Non profits/business resources
    kids/school resources
    •Meal Delivery for Seniors
    •Meal Locations for All DC Students
    •Metrobus Lines Serving Student Meal Sites
  4. AA
    Alcohol.org is brought to you by American Addiction Centers (AAC), a leading provider of nationwide addiction treatment. We have launched free Virtual Support Meetings to help you stay connected and a private Facebook Group. Please join to be kept up-to-date on future meetings and to connect with those in recovery. Please call our hotline at 866-326-5787 for more information on how to access safe and effective treatment options.
    www.aa-intergroup.org
    Alcohol Anonymous
    OnlineGroupAA.org, AAOnlineMeeting.net, InTheRooms.com.
    Narcotics Anonymous
    Virtual-NA.org and NA.org/meetingsearch
    https://www.benefits.gov/help/faq/Coronavirus-resources
    Where can I find Coronavirus resources on benefits.gov
    Where can I find unemployment resources?
    Where can I find healthcare resources?
    Where can I find resources for my business?
    How can I help during the Coronavirus outbreak?
    The Humane Rescue Alliance of Washington, D.C, has a Pet Pantry available to anyone that needs food for their animals. You can pick up food at various locations across the city on the first and third Sundays, second Tuesday, third Friday and last Friday of the month.
    https://assets.speakcdn.com/assets/2439/hra_petpantry_enrollmentform_081619.pdf
    Domestic abuse
    https://mpdc.dc.gov/page/domestic-violence-resources
    https://mnadv.org
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/cleaning-disinfection.html
    Mask
    https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/when-and-how-to-use-masks
    https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters
    Selfcare
    https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/selfcare.asp
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html

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