COVID-19 RESOURCES

Organizations

 
NAMI
Services:

Mental Health Online Support Groups 

Contact:

https://namimiami.org/

Children Bereavement Center 
Services:

Virtual Grief Support groups for:
Elementary School Children
High School teens
Adults (English and Spanish)
Music and art activities included in children's groups
Groups meet virtually every week in the evening via Zoom
Children, teens & adults decide how long they wish to participate
Open to anyone who has lost a loved one as a result of illness, accident, suicide or homicide
Registration required; participants must live in Miami-Dade, Broward or Palm Beach

Contact:

Childrenbereavement.org

888-988-5438 

YMCA 
Services:

Child Care for First Repsonders, Health Care Workers, City and County Staffers, as well as other families if space is available 

Contact:

https://www.ymca.net/

The Children's Trust 
2-1-1 JCS Helpline Services
Services:

Free 24 Hour Hotline in English, Spanish 
and Creole 

Contact:

https://jcsfl.org/programs/contact-center/

305-458-4357

3-1-1 Contract Center 
Services:

The County’s 311 Call Center is connecting
 senior citizens with food needs to the
 Emergency Operations Center for assistance.

Contact:

https://www.miamidade.gov/global/initiatives/coronavirus/
home.page

Archdiocese of Miami Elderly Services and Mobile Meal Delivery
Services:

Providing mobile meal delivery program for
 some 700 elderly clients in South Florida.

Contact:

https://www.miamiarch.org/CatholicDiocese.php?op=Article
_elderly-services-moves-to-mobile-meal-delivery-amid-pandemic

Archdiocese of Miami Elderly Services and Mobile Meal Delivery
Services:

Providing mobile meal delivery program for
 some 700 elderly clients in South Florida.

Contact:

https://www.miamiarch.org/CatholicDiocese.php?op=Article
_elderly-services-moves-to-mobile-meal-delivery-amid-pandemic

Baptist Care On Demand
Services:

Baptist Health South Florida is offering FREE online urgent care visits for a limited time using the code CARE19.

Free Virtual Classes  which include meditation, mindfulness, tips for emotional well-being and Yoga

Contact:

https://baptisthealth.net/en/lp/pages/care-on-demand.aspx

https://events.baptisthealth.net/ClassesAndEventsResults.aspx?keywords=&tag=&date=&location=&county=&category=Online+Classes

City of Miami Emergency Rental and Utility
 Assistance Program 
Services:

Designed to provide rental and utility assistance to qualifying residents who have lost their jobs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and cannot afford to pay their rent, utilities or both. Please visit the site for requirements and application starting May 4, 2020

Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe aims to assist “essential” working parents (health, first responders, grocery) in locating licensed child care programs

Contact Child Care Resource and Referral unit at 305-646-7220, Monday-Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Contact:

https://www.miamigov.com/Government/Departments-
Organizations/Housing-Community-Development/Emergency-Rental-and-Utility-Assistance-Program-Proposed

Family Caregiver Alliance
Services:

Providing visitation guidelines and resources
 for caregivers.

Contact:

https://www.caregiver.org/coronavirus-covid-19-resources-
and-articles-family-caregivers

FamilyWize
Services:

Prescription Savings- Steps to help coordinate at home delivery of prescription medications:

Call the FamilyWize toll free number at 800-222-281


A FamilyWize team member will work with you and your local participating pharmacy to arrange and schedule delivery to your home


Ask your pharmacist to apply your FamilyWize card number to receive a discount on your prescription


Learn more about the savings FamilyWize offers, please visit FamilyWize.org or simply download the free FamilyWize mobile app.

Contact:

https://familywize.org/

800-222-281
 

Florida Blue 
Services:

Offering free, Emotional Support from licensed clinicians in Florida to all Floridians including those who do not have insurance or have coverage with another health plan.

24-Hour Toll-Free Helpline
Free Bilingual Emotional Support

Contact:

https://www.floridablue.com/

833-848-1762

Florida Department of Children and Families
Services:

The state has recently waived work
requirements or two assistance programs
providing food (Supplemental Nutrition
Assistance Program – SNAP) and shelter
 (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
 – TANF).

Contact:

http://myflorida.com/accessflorida

Homebound Seniors In-Home COVID-19 Testing Service
Services:

City of Miami call 305-960-5050
Miami-Dade County updates from the Mayor continue here
Together with the COVID up higher in that same section as a bullet under COVID Testing with the sub- bullets to combine these in one area:

COVID-19 Testing Sites
COVID-19 community-based testing sites are available across Miami-Dade County and Broward County.

Broward County
Miami-Dade County

Contact:

305-960-5050

IRS
Services:

Latest updates in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Economic Impact Payments – Check tax return requirements needed to receive an economic impact payment; low-income taxpayers, senior citizens, Social Security recipients, some veterans and individuals with disabilities who are otherwise not required to file a tax return will not owe tax.                                                                                                               
Taxpayers can check the IRS.gov tool – Do I Need to File a Tax Return? – to see if  they have a filing requirement.                                                                                                               
The “Get My Payment” portal is now available.                                                                                                               
Check on the status of your Economic Impact Payment                                                                                                               
This application will give you information about:                                                                                                               
Your payment status                                                                                                               
Your payment type                                                                                                               
Whether we need more information from you, including bank account information  

Contact:

https://www.broward.org/CoronaVirus/Pages/Collection-Sites.aspx

http://miamidade.floridahealth.gov/important-information/mdc-com-testing-sites.html

Jewish Community Services 
Services:

JCS remains open, providing food, counseling, crisis response and information, and referral services.

Virtual workshop series of workshops are to assist families on how to cope during COVID-19. Once hosted, workshops will be uploaded to the videos section of the JCS website.


Virtual Workshop Series PDF

Contact:

https://jcsfl.org/jcs-continues-serve-community-coronavirus-outbreak/

https://jcsfl.org/videos/

https://2bessh2fwfuz3khxtx3m2t75-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/JCS-Virtual-Workshops-1-3.pdf

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug
Dependence, Inc. (NCADD)
Contact:

1-800-NCA-CALL (622-2255)

National Disaster Distress Helpline
Services:

emotional support and the ability to speak to a trusted healthcare provider for any
 medical concerns 24/7.

Contact:

http://myflorida.com/accessflorida

 1-800-985-5990

National Domestic Violence 
Services:

24/7, confidential and free

Contact:

1-800-799-7233

National Drug Helpline
Contact:

1-844-289-0879

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Administration (SAMHSA)
Contact:

 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

http://drughelpline.org/

Greater Miami Jewish Federation 
Contact:

305-576-6550

Services:

Coronavirus updates
JWorks is helping Jewish job-seekers
Emergency Hotline for emergency counseling, financial aid, food, domestic abuse assistance and other services — 305-576-6550

Greater Miami Jewish Federation 
Contact:

305-576-6550

Services:

Coronavirus updates
JWorks is helping Jewish job-seekers
Emergency Hotline for emergency counseling, financial aid, food, domestic abuse assistance and other services — 305-576-6550

Feeding South Florida 
Contact:

https://www.wellmedcharitablefoundation.org/caregiver-
support/

Services:

Food insecure individuals and families can
request help.

SNAP Food Stamps Online shopping 
Contact:

feedingsouthflorida.org/benefits-emergency-services/

Services:

As of 4/21/20 all SNAP recipients may
use their EBT cards to purchase groceries
 online through Walmart and Amazon.

BP 
Contact:

https://www.bp.com/en_us/united-states/home/products-
and-services/our-rewards/supporting-our-local-heroes.html

Services:

BP is offering 50 cents off gas per gallon to
healthcare workers and first responders

Government Assistance

 
Federal Student Aid 
Contact:

https://studentaid.gov/announcements-events/coronavirus

Services:

Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for
Students, Borrowers, and Parents –
 student loans interests waived.

Financial Assistance

 
AT&T 
Services:

Suspending the termination of wireless, home phone or broadband service 
waiving related late fees
providing free access to its public WiFi hot spots
Unlimted data for customers

Comcast
Services:

Unlimited data for 60 days
Xfinity Hot Spots
Will not be disconnecting Internet Services or charging late fees for customers who cannot pay bills

FPL
Contact:

1-800-226-3545.

Services:

Suspending electrical disconnections,
providing payment extensions
waiving certain late payment fees for customers
25% decrease in bills for May 

Verizon
Services:

Waiving late fees and not
disconnecting services for customers negatively impacted by the global crisis 

T- Mobile 
Services:

Unlimited data to  all current customers who have plans with data for the next 60 days
Also Additional data to mobile hotspot users. 

People Gas
Contact:

Gas Leak
(877) 832-6747

Customer Care:
Toll Free:
877-832-6747
Broward:
954-453-0777
Dade:
305-940-0139

Services:

Not disconnecting customer's service for non-payment at this time.

Girl Power

Girl Power is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit prevention and intervention social change program that promotes positive behavior, enhances social skills and improves academic performance in at-promise girls ages 11 - 17.

Email: GirlPower@GirlPowerRocks.org

Phone: 305.756.5502​

Fax: 305.757.7374

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