Agencies Offering Support & Resources
Daily Webinars Throughout May for Small Businesses affected by COVID-19
IMPORTANT! America's Small Business Development Center is providing daily webinars and the City of Menifee encourages everyone in our small business community to take advantage! Each day information will be provided as it relates to funding information during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The webinar is 30-40 minutes daily, with a Q&A after, offering you the chance to get critical questions answered. Each webinar is at 3 pm and is scheduled to continue throughout the month of May. Please click here for more information.
American Bankers Association (ABA) – A-Z List of Banks Helping During COVID-19
Here is an alphabetical list of publicly announced steps banks of all sizes have taken to respond to the crisis. It is not a complete list, and ABA will continue to update it as they receive additional information from banks across the nation. For more pandemic-related developments visit ABA's dedicated coronavirus response page.
Riverside County Small Business Loans
Click here to review Riverside County’s Economic Development Agency financial assistance loans.
California Department of Social Services
CDSS serves the most vulnerable people in our community. Their mission is to promote the health, safety, and quality of life of each person in California. Click here to obtain information or guidelines on senior citizen care as well as licensed child care providers.
Small Business Employee Concerns
While COVID-19 has pushed many companies to adopt remote work practices, Click here for some ideas to consider for employees who do not have the option to work remotely.
Riverside County Workforce Development Center
Click here to contact your local Riverside County office.
Coachella Valley Small Business Development Center
Click here to contact your local Coachella Valley office.
Inland Empire Small Business Development Center
Click here to contact your local Inland Empire office.
Tax Relief for Those Affected by the Coronavirus
Click here to see how the State of California has postponed the tax deadline for those affected by the Coronavirus.
Workers that have been Affected by the Coronavirus Outbreak
The EDD provides a variety of support services to individuals affected by COVID-19 in California. Click here to review your options.
Labor & Workforce Development Agency
In the face of the coronavirus, the Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA) wants to keep workers, employers, co-workers, and families safe. Click here to see what resources are best for you, your family, and your workplace.
The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development has compiled helpful information for employers, employees, and all Californians as it relates to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Click here to access this site which includes links on how to support employers and employees who are susceptible to the virus’s disruption.
FECA Coverage for Federal Employees with Coronavirus
Click here to review what a federal employee who contracts the Coronavirus Disease is entitled to.
Wage and Hour Division
Click here to review common issues employers and employees face when responding to influenza, pandemics, or other public health emergencies, and their effects on wages and hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act and job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act.
Coronavirus Tax Relief
The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. Click here to see all the new tax information that is available.
SBA Guidance for Businesses and Employers
Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy. Click here for SBA’s action plan for businesses.