COVID-19 Resources

Updates regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

This page will contain updates relating the the current school closure AND helpful resources for students and families. There are also resources in the red banner at the top of the page.

City of Philadelphia’s COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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Renters who do not have access to the internet or a smartphone will be able to get program and application information by calling 3-1-1.
Applications accepted Tuesday, May 12 at 10 a.m through Saturday, May 16 at 5 p.m.

Department of Human Services Emergency Assistance Program (EAP)

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Qualifying families will be issued a one-time grant equal to two months of TANF benefits.
Applications accepted Monday, May 11 through June 12 or until all funds are expended.

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT)

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P-EBT is available for students who are eligible for SNAP benefits. Families will receive a benefit of about $370.50 per child.
Families can apply for the National School Lunch Program or for SNAP benefits at compass.state.pa.us

The School District’s Resource Page (translated)

This page has much more information than is listed below. We’ve simply pulled a handful of resources that we think are most important to our families. The District website has more resources like letters from Dr. Hite, Chromebook guides, CDC guidelines, etc.

Click Here for the District’s main Coronavirus page.

Click the links below for all District updates in various languages:

SHQIP | عربي | 汉语  | ខ្មែរ   | English  | Français  | Português  | Русский  | Español  | Việt

Are you or a family member sick?

COVID-19 Urgent Care and Health Centers – click here

Three comprehensive lists of resources for all Philadelphians:

Working Educator’s Racial Justice Committee – click here

Councilwoman Jamie Gauthier – click here

The Children’s Advocacy Project (CAP4Kids) – click here

Voting Resources and Updates

Pennsylvania Primary is now June 2 with emergency provisions. Click Here

To find your polling location, click here

Or, request a mail-in ballot. Click Here

There are two important ballot initiatives to consider in the June 2 primary. Click Here

Where can students get FREE MEALS while schools are closed?

Philadelphia Schools Grab-N-Go Meals – click here

Where can ANYONE get FREE MEALS while schools are closed?

Families impacted by stay at home orders who need food assistance – click here

Are you unemployed at this time and need assistance?

Philadelphia Legal Assistance for Unemployment Benefits – click here

If you are denied Unemployment Benefits, PLEASE complete this form – click here

Are you a business owner in need of assistance?

West Philadelphia Corridor Collaborative:
– Overview click here
– More resources click here