COVID-19 RESOURCES

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


Important Contacts

  • 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 


Important Information

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.


Medical Resources

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 


Financial Resources

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┬áin Comcast Service Areas Only


Food Resources

Grow Your Own Food


For Fun

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 HBO

Free ASL (Sign Language) Lessons