CVILLE COMMUNITY CARE TEAM: COVID RESPONSE
Are you in need of financial assistance because of COVID-19?
Please fill out this form to request a mini-grant of up to $200 bit.ly/cvillecoronafund (all information is confidential)
If you can’t fill out the survey, or if you have questions, please email CvilleCares@gmail.com
The Cville Community Care Team meets daily to review requests and send out the mini-grants. Funds will be used to support individuals and families who ask for help, and for other community needs such as food and supplies. Questions, concerns, and offers to help? Email CvilleCares@gmail.com. We will take care of each other and get through this… together! #CvilleCOVIDcare
SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS - VIRGINIA CAREER WORKS
Small grants are immediately available to help small businesses avoid layoffs. Your companies can apply now and make sure they are approved before purchasing anything. Or, they can submit a grant for reimbursement after purchase is made. Sarah Morton, our new Workforce Director, will be handling the applications and processing.
Virginia Career Works.
CHARLOTTESVILLE CENTER 944 Glenwood Station Lane, Suite 103 Charlottesville, VA 22901 Phone: 434-529-6791 Hours: M-F (8:30 am – 4:30 pm) Wednesday (9:30 am – 4:30 pm)
VIRGINIA EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION
If you are a worker who has been totally or partially separated from your job due to Coronavirus, please note that no claim for unemployment insurance may be filed or processed until an actual lay off from employment has occurred, or until there has been an actual reduction in hours. When filing your claim for unemployment benefits, please be sure to check the reason for separation as Lack of Work/Lay off. If you will be filing because of a reduction in hours, you will not receive benefits unless your gross earnings are less than your weekly benefit amount. Currently the maximum weekly benefit amount in Virginia is $378.
VEC Customer Contact Center, 1-866-832-2363 M- F 8:30am – 4:30pm.
FLUVANNA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
The Department of Social Services offers an array of services to eligible citizens of Fluvanna County. Some of these services include benefit programs such as Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF, FAMIS (health insurance for children), General Relief, emergency Energy Assistance, Auxiliary Grant and State/Local Hospitalization. Additional services include Child and Adult Protective Services, Foster Care, Adult Services, subsidized Child Care, Adoption and Family Services. Along with the above assistance, staff will also assist with referrals to other community agencies that may be able to help with individual issues not covered by the department.
CHARLOTTESVILLE AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, Cville Community Cares, United Way of Greater Charlottesville, City of Charlottesville, and County of Albemarle are pleased to announce a partnership to disburse funds to households experiencing hardship due to the COVID-19 virus.
This partnership will make financial payments to households in Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Nelson, and Orange. The partnership will begin receiving requests for support today, March 23, 2020.
Anyone experiencing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 virus and its economic impacts can call (434) 234-4490 between 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Multiple languages are available.
Call the CACF Community Resource Hotline for assistance (434) 234-4490.