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COVID-19 Resources

Please be aware that COVID-19 Resources change from day-to-day and we'll do our best to keep this updated.

Our office has now closed to the general public, but we are happy to help by phone or email, call 563-242-1209.

COVID-19 Health Information

For questions about the virus call 2-1-1, a United Way information service that is updated daily by local health officials here in Iowa.

You can follow Iowa Department of Public Health on Facebook for the latest updates and mythbusting.

(April 2, 2020) For Clinton, IA government operation updates, read the Mayor's proclamation published on KROS.

Facemasks

Make your own: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html

 

 

Housing Assistance

Most agencies that provide local housing assistance are still doing so, please call them for assistance or call Information Referral & Assistance Services.

Utility Assistance

Community Action of Eastern Iowa serves Clinton, Scott, Muscatine and Cedar counties in Iowa. They can be reached at 563-243-5220 or 563 324-3236.

Call for utility assistance and food assistance.

Health Assistance

Tips for stress: CDC

Crisis lines: Crisis text line, National Suicide Prevention Hotline (1-800-273-8255)

Food Assistance

United Way does not provide direct funding or assistance to individuals/families, we provide funding to local non-profit agencies that specialize in providing help. Some Clinton County, IA food pantries have altered their operations, call first before attempting to visit. For urgent assistance, call Information Referral & Assistance Services.

Free meals for children from local schools:

 

Burger King: 2 free children's meals with purchase of 1 Adult meal, Monday - Friday.

Childcare

(04/08/2020) Anyone needing child care in Clinton or Jackson County should care Child Care Resource & Referral at (855) 244-5301.

Small Business Relief (Iowa)

Business relief funding resources https://www.iowaeconomicdevelopment.com/businessrecovery

04/06/2020: Resources for Women Owned Businesses https://www.wbenc.org/covid19

Legal Assistance Hotline for COVID-19 Questions

(04/06/2020) Individuals with questions of a legal nature should call the COVID-19 Legal Information Hotline at 1-800-332-0419.

We will continue to add resources here as they become apparent.