Resources for Families in our Community.

May 12, 2020
Resources for Families in our Community.

Are you in need of finding updates to Unemployment Insurance and the NYS Paid Family Leave Act?   Below are the links to both website pages:

For answers to questions regarding the stimulus package and updates to unemployment insurance - view these Q&A's compiled by The New York Times:

Download New York Times - Answers to our questions - 3-28-2020.pdf

A coalition of philanthropy, government, and business partners, led by the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region and the United Way of the Greater Capital Region, has joined together to create a Capital Region Community COVID-19 Response Fund that will rapidly deploy resources to community-based organizations at the frontlines of the coronavirus outbreak in the Greater Capital Region of New York.

For complete information on how you can help or what to do if you need help, visit

Additional resources can be found on WERC's Covid and Community Resources Page.