COVID-19 Family Support Fund - Courtesy of the United Way
During this time of uncertainty, the United Way has established the COVID-19 Family Support Fund, a dedicated resource for working families affected by the COVID-19 public health emergency. They can provide a flexible source of cash assistance to help families weather the COVID-19 crisis.
211 Local Assistance
If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, or other essential services, visit the above link and search by your city and zip code to receive supports locally.
local elder services
Access your local Elder Services for Meals on Wheels, home care, or cash assistance at the link above.
Care Birds APP
Family Caregivers deserve some help! Carebirds, a FREE mobile app designed to help family caregivers manage the care of their loved ones and also receive care for themselves. Carebirds provides a personal caregiving coach to listen and give advice, an easy way to track your to-do list, sets reminders, calendar organization, daily affirmations, and a way to stay connected to your caregiving network, all in one app!
SimpliHere simplifies caregiving for those impacted by ALS and other neurodegenerative diseases. Through a mobile app and personal voice assistant, patients and caregivers can easily communicate, manage daily life, and stay connected with one another. The mission of SimpliHere is to help patients and families face the overwhelming nature of ALS by helping them to communicate basic needs, easily reach caregivers, and find comfort with other individuals sharing the same challenges.
Visit each link below for access to printable materials:
If you have any questions about the above resources or have needs that are not fulfilled by what's listed here, please don't hesitate to contact our Care Services team for further assistance: