COVID-19 RESOURCES

Sharing resources & information.

We are here for you! The health, safety, and well-being of our communities is a top priority for Region Five Development Commission (R5DC) and our 501(c)3 lending arm, North Central Economic Development Association (NCEDA). R5DC & NCEDA Respond to COVID-19

 

Please reach out to our staff if you have any questions or concerns about R5DC or NCEDA programs.

HEALTH & HOME RESOURCES

WORKER RESOURCES

EMPLOYER RESOURCES

 

FAMILY FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT: FAQ

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Questions and Answers

 

SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES

MN Department of Employment & Economic Development (DEED)

Shared Work, offered by the MN Unemployment Insurance (UI) Program to help employers avoid a layoff. Please send any questions to shared.work@state.mn.us

 

COVID-19 Information for Minnesotans 

 

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

 

 

 

CDC Guidance & Prevention Protocols for Businesses

 

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has issued COVID-19 guidance for businesses and is updating them as new developments occur.

 

Please refer to the following links for the most up-to-date information about COVID-19:

 

CARES Act

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

 

 

SCORE

How Small Businesses Can Prepare for the Coronavirus

LEGAL RESOURCES

UPDATED MARCH 19, 2020 Latest Developments on the Legal Implications of COVID-19