COVID-19 WORKER BENEFITS GUIDE
Published on Friday, April 3, 2020
Since the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis hit, many businesses have closed making it harder for
people to provide for themselves and their families. New York State (NYS) has taken dramatic steps
to limit community spread and encourage social distancing to stop the spread of the virus by
ordering all non-essential businesses to close. The state and federal governments have created and
expanded programs to limit the financial impact of these closures and provide financial relief. Attached,
please see some of the programs available to those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.