National COVID-19 Information and Federal Resources for Your Business

Updated April 3, 2020 at 2:59 PM.

This page is dedicated to providing national information and links to federal resources. For general COVID-19 information and links, please return to our main page, you can find Washington State information here, or Pierce County information here.

National COVID-19 News Resources

Announcements and Press Releases

Specific Information Resources, Programs and Quick Guides

Webinars and Other Tools

  • FEMA National Business Emergency Operations Center – NBEOC Dashboard is a live portal for posting questions for FEMA staff to answer. NBEOC is also hosting ongoing conference calls every Tuesday and Thursday for private sector businesses. Call-in information is 1-800-593-7177, #7963614
  • FEMA COVID-19 questionnaire for businesses – To help FEMA learn how to better serve businesses during this outbreak, please send your answers to the FEMA Region 10 contact.
  • U.S. Department of Labor is hosting a national online dialogue to provide employers and employees an opportunity to offer their perspective on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Your ideas and comments will inform assistance guidance, resources, tools, and outreach approaches. Participate online from March 23 – March 29, or follow the Twitter chat hosted by @ePolicyWorks on March 25, at 2pm using #EPWChat. Full program and call details here.
  • Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

Contact the EDB

If you come across additional information please send it to us and we will share it.

PIERCE COUNTY WA economic development Maddie Merton edb staff

Maddie Merton

Vice President for Business Retention and Expansion

Contact Maddie

253-284-5891