Coronavirus Updates

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Federal/State/County Resources

Eisenhower Coronavirus Hotline Information

John Hopkins University & Medicine Coronavirus Resources and Tracker

Riverside University Health System Public Health Coronavirus Information

Centers for Disease Control Website

Health Workforce Initiative Powered by California Community Colleges 

Employment Development Department Website

California DMV Website

US Labor Department Allows for Unemployment Benefits for Coronavirus

California Department of Public Health Website

School Websites and Information:


Scholly COVID-19 Student Relief Fund - Offering $200 in Assistance

Scholastic Offers Free Day to Day Projects to Keep Kids Thinking

How to Use Khan Academy for Remote Learning

National University Offers Free Classes to High School and College Students

Coachella Valley Unified School District

Desert Sands Unified School District

Palm Springs Unified School District

To Keep You Comfortable at Home:

Instacart:  Website

Instacart- Delivers groceries right to your door. Order and pay through the site/app.

Walmart Grocery Shopping: Website

Walmart Grocery Shopping - Delivers groceries right to your door, as well as other items available at your local Walmart. Order and pay through the site/app.

Postmates:  Website

Postmates - Delivers food to your door from local restaurants.

Grubhub: Website

Grubhub - Delivers food to your door from local restaurants.


Riverside County 2-1-1

Discounted Prescription Card from Familywize

  • You'll need the following information for your digital card:
  • BIN:  610194
  • Card ID: FW100
  • Group ID:  FW100
  • PCN: FW

SunLine Transit Agency Offering Free Fares

FIND Food Bank Mobile Market Locations

Help2Others Water Application

Desert Water Agency to Waive Late Fees and Cancel Shut Offs

Protecting Your Mental Health During the Coronavirus Outbreak

JFS Offering Virtual Mental Health Counseling for Clients

Licensed Daycare Facilities in the Desert Sands Unified School District

**The above Google Doc is not being maintained or populated by United Way of the Desert. The document is not an endorsement of any of these facilities, merely as options for you to consider.

Free YMCA Exercise On-Demand Classes

Free Entertainment & Information for Youth - Google Drive Document

Free Conferencing Tools for Businesses

News Organizations Offering Free Access to CoronaVirus Articles:

Local Government Websites and Information:

City of Palm Springs

City of Desert Hot Springs

City of Cathedral City

City of Rancho Mirage

  • Many special events in Rancho Mirage have been cancelled. Here is the page where you can find that list of events: SPECIAL EVENTS PAGE

City of Palm Desert

City of Indian Wells

City of La Quinta

City of Indio

Resources for Businesses:

Employment Opportunities

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