We have compiled this toolkit for Latino business owners with information from Federal, State and local resources to help them navigate the issues facing small businesses in today's environment. We encourage you to stay up-to-date and take all necessary precautions for your business and employees.
World Health Organization (WHO)
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
California Department of Public Health
California Labor Commissioner's Office
California Department of Labor and Workforce
(scroll down to the grid to see what benefits your workers may be entitled to)
County of Los Angeles Public Health Department
SoCalGasSoCalGas announces suspension of service disconnection
Charter to offer free access to Spectrum Broadband and Wi-Fi for 60 days for new K-12 and college student households, and more. Click here for more info.
AT&T offered added relief to customers including unlimited home internet and Cisco Webex meeting services for businesses, universities and schools. Click here for more info
Small Business Majority
Free webinar with funding resources for California small businesses impacted by COVID-19. On-Demand
City of Los Angeles
LA is helping small business with
California Employment Development Department (EDD)
EDD support for business (tax extensions, other program)
CA Office of Small Business Advocate
California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBank)
US Small Business Administration (SBA)
for more information.
LA City Mayor Eric Garcetti has issues an Emergency Order, Safe At Home, in effect until April 29. All LA City residents are to stay inside their residences and immediately limit all movement outside their homes beyond essential activities. Read the guidelines. LA City COVID Updates.
Read CISA Guidelines helping explain what kind of work has been classified as "essential critical infrastructure. Click here.
Governor Newsome takes emergency action & authorizes $150 million in funding to protect homeless Californians from COVID-19. Learn more