COVID-19 RESOURCES

Organizations

 
NAMI
Services:

Mental Health Online Support Groups 

Contact:

305-665-2540

www.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 
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:

800-222-281

www.familywize.org/

JCS Helpline Services
Services:

Free 24 Hour Hotline in English, Spanish 
and Creole 

Contact:

www.jcsfl.org/programs/contact-center/

305-458-4357

Baptist Care On Demand 
Services:

Baptist Health South Florida is offering online urgent care visits for $59.00

Contact:

HelpCareOnDemand@baptisthealth.n

www.baptisthealth.net/en/services/online-urgent-care

877-824-5854

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:

833-848-1762

www.floridablue.com/

Florida Department of Children and Families
Services:

Florida has increased all SNAP recipients’ benefit amounts to the maximum monthly allotment based on household size for the months of March through February 2021

Contact:

www.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

www.miamidade.gov/global/initiatives/coronavirus/homebound-testing.page

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:

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

www.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:

www.jcsfl.org/jcs-continues-serve-community-coronavirus-outbreak/
www.jcsfl.org/videos/

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

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

www.ncaddms.org/

National Disaster Distress Helpline
Services:

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

Contact:

 1-800-985-5990

www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline

National Domestic Violence 
Services:

24/7, confidential and free

Contact:

1-800-799-7233

www.thehotline.org/

National Drug Helpline
Services:
24/7 hotline to help clients in crisis with substance addiction and mental health.
 
Contact:

(844) 289-0879 

www.drughelpline.org/

Greater Miami Jewish Federation 
Services:

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

Contact:

305-576-6550

www.jewishmiami.org/

Feeding South Florida 
SNAP Food Stamps Online shopping 
Services:

SNAP recipients may use their EBT cards to purchase groceries online through Walmart, Aldi and Amazon.

Contact:

www.feedingsouthflorida.org/benefits-emergency-services/

 
 

Government Assistance

BP 
Services:

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

Contact:

www.bp.com/en_us/united-states/home/products-and-services/our-rewards/supporting-our-community.html

Federal Student Aid 
 
Services:

COVID Emergency Relief Flexibilities Extended Through at Least Sept. 30, 2021

 
Contact:

www.studentaid.gov/announcements-events/coronavirus

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

Contact:
800-331-0500 Wireless; 800-288-2020 Internet/TV
www.att.com/
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

Contact:

1-800-934-6489

www.xfinity.com/

FPL
Services:

Continuing to offer payment extensions, waive late fees and connect customers with available financial assistance.

Contact:

1-800-226-3545

www.fpl.com/

Verizon
Services:

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

Contact:
1-800-922-0204
www.verizon.com/info/covid-19-waived-fees-and-charges/
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. 

1-800-866-2453

www.t-mobile.com/brand/ongoing-updates-covid-19

Miami- Dade Water 
Services:

Disconnection of service and late fees due to non-payment are temporarily suspended

Contact:

305-665-7477

www.miamidade.gov/global/water/home.page

People Gas
Services:

If you're not able to pay your full amount due and require a payment extension for your home or business, call our representatives at 888-223-0800 (residential) or 866-832-6249 (business) from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. to discuss the options available.

 
Contact:

Gas Leak
(877) 832-6747

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

www.peoplesgas.com/