COVID-19 RESOURCES

    

UPDATE ON COVID-19 (6/11/2020)

 

The application period is now open for the Small Landlord Emergency Grant Program.  Please see below for more information.

 

RETURN TO WORK GUIDELINES

https://www.nj.gov/labor/assets/PDFs/returntowork_guidelines.pdf

 

FAQs FOR EMPLOYERS

https://www.nj.gov/labor/employer-services/business/covid.shtml

 

GENERAL FAQs

https://www.nj.gov/labor/worker-protections/covid_returntowork.shtml

Department of State - New Jersey Business Action Center

We have an update on our last communication, including an updated link for the NJ Business Action Center and the launch of the state's new business portal at business.nj.gov.

As we did last week, we want to ensure that updates to policies and guidelines, safety recommendations, and resources are communicated to you. We encourage you to share these guidelines and resources with your staff and constituents so we may all do our due diligence in safeguarding the health and economy of New Jersey and its people.

Quick Resources

Federal Resources

Additional Resources

Regards,

Melanie Willoughby
Executive Director, NJBAC

 

 

As we continue to keep you informed through the phased re-opening of the PA region, 

Please take note of the following updates:

 

In the News:

  • SBA to Host Virtual Military Spouse Entrepreneur Summit - Read more
  • US EDA: U.S. Department Of Commerce Invests $5.7 Million In Cares Act Funding To Capitalize Revolving Loan Funds To Help Small Businesses Across Michigan Respond To Coronavirus – Read more
  • NJEDA: Emerging NJ tech & life sciences businesses have until Sept. 30 to apply to sell their net operating losses & unused R&D tax credits for cash through our NOL Program – Read more

 

Upcoming webinars:

  • AACCNJ: Black Business Month Webinar Series – Register here
  • SCORE: Business SWOT Analysis Fundamentals-An Easy Way to Ensure Your Business Succeeds – Register here
  • Veteran Entrepreneurship Programs by the SBA – Register here

 

REMINDER: Didn’t get a PPP loan? You still have a few days to act – Apply here

 

Phased reopening plans by state:

 

Please follow the recommended COVID-19 safety guidelines.

INFORMATION FOR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS

New Jersey Commences Payments Under Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program

Covering Independent Contractors, Self-Employed, Sole Proprietors, and "Gig" Workers

ELECTIONS

Apply for Mail-in Ballot & updated Primary Election timeline information.

 

Goldman Sachs, Pursuit to Provide $10 Million for New Jersey Small Business Loans

CLICK BELOW TO READ MORE

Resumption of the Paycheck Protection Program

CLICK BELOW TO READ MORE

 

 

Small Business Administration (SBA)

Assistance for Small Businesses: SBA.gov/coronavirus (Español)

Paycheck Protection Program: SBA.gov/PayCheckProtection

Find an eligible lender (HERE)

Paycheck Protection Program Loans: Frequently Asked Questions (Updated 4/13)

 

Assistance for American Workers and Families

Economic Impact Payments: What You Need to Know (Español)

 

Department of Treasury

COVID-19 Actions and Updates: Treasury.gov/cares (Updated)

Paycheck Protection Program Loans: Frequently Asked Questions (Updated 4/13)

 

Department of Labor (DOL)

Paid Leave (HERE)

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Employee Paid Leave Rights (Español)

Unemployment Insurance (HERE)

New OSHA Poster Aimed at Reducing Workplace Exposure to the Coronavirus (Español)

Guidance on Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance for Self-Employed Workers, Independent Contractors and Gig Workers (HERE)

 

Twitter

The White House- @WhiteHouse

La Casa Blanca- @LaCasaBlanca (VIDEO)

FEMA en Español @FEMAespanol

CDC en Español- @CDCespanol

IRS News- @IRSnews 

IRS en Español- @IRSenEspanol

 

 

Additional Spanish resources

Pagina web de enfermedad del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

Cómo protegerse

Qué hacer si está enfermo  

Síntomas

Personas que necesitan tomar precauciones adicionales

Si está enfermo

Tome Medidas para Prevenir la Exposición de los Trabajadores al Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Control de rumores del coronavirus

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Orientación y recursos de préstamos para pequeñas empresas