Progressive Center is preparing to be the best source for support for people living with disabilities during this COVID-19 pandemic. Please visit our facebook page for real time updates on some of the best sources out there to keep you informed and prepared. And for those of you who do not have facebook, please note that we will continue to update this resource page with all the same information daily by 11 am. So check back often!
You are not alone. We are here for you!
WHAT IS COV-19?
More COVID Resources – Flattening Curve and More Here
- General COVID-19 call center
- For general information and resources for basic needs, dial 211
- Live text with a 2-1-1 representative
- To live chat with a 211 representative, text your zip code to 898-211
- Will assist with basic needs and other resources 24/7 during COVID-19
- Email your question to 2-1-1
- You can send your COVID-19 questions to us via email at info@NJ211.org.
- General COVID-19 Related Questions
- The NJ Department of Health and NJ Poison Control Center have introduced a health hotline to address COVID-19 concerns. Call 1-800-962-1253 to speak directly with a healthcare professional (Doctor, Pharmacist, or Nurse) who can provide general information, and answer questions about the current outbreak.
Updates from Important Organizations
SNAP Benefits – Apply Here
The United States Office for Civil Rights – Statement
NJ Department of Education expands virtual learning
Direct Support Workers are Essential
Federal Trade Commission: Coronavirus Scams to Be Aware Of – 3/24/2020
Legal Services Still Operating – 3/24/2020
NJ Register Ready
Free, easy, and secure registration process to make sure no one in need is overlooked during an emergency.
Governor to Expand Access to Telehealth Etc. – 3/24/2020
Mercer County Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Sites BY APPOINTMENT
Hunterdon Healthcare COVID-19 hotline
Emergency Funding – 3-27-20
Visit www.socialsecurity.gov/coronavirus to find out what services that are still available.
Mortgage relief programs for residential homeowners
IRS STIMULUS PACKAGE SCAM
Low Cost Internet –$9.95 monthly plus tax in Comcast Service Areas Only
Grow Your Own Food
Free Books Online Here
Key of Awesome – Free Online Concerts Here
Monterey Bay Aquarium – Virtual Tours
Trenton Thunder – Virtual Season!
NASA FREE Activities and Videos
Free ASL (Sign Language) Lessons