COVID-19 resources

COVID-19 Resources for the Community 
This list is compiled from multiple community resources

Latest Updates

Monmouth County and State Parks Reopened:

Allaire State Park
Leonardo State Marina
Monmouth Battlefield State Park

Ocean County Parks Reopened:

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park
Bass River State Forest
Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
Double Trouble State Park
Forked River State Marina
Island Beach State Marina
Island Beach State Park
Penn State Forest
Warren Grove Recreation Area


Resources for New Jerseyans

Diabetes. Eli Lilly and Company introduced a new Lilly Insulin Value Program, allowing anyone with commercial insurance or without insurance to fill their monthly prescription of Lilly insulin for $35. 

Unemployment & Paid Leave. The Department of Labor released a new FAQ providing answers to questions about unemployment benefits, paid leave, and new federal and state programs supporting unemployed workers.

Benefits for Workers. The Department of Labor released a visual guide to benefits available to unemployed, sick, or incapacitated workers. A version in Spanish is available here.

Mental Health. The Department of Human Services released a list of hotlines that can provide support for mental illness, counseling, and addictions.

Reporting Abuse. The Department of Children and Families released a list of hotlines for reporting or finding support in cases of domestic abuse or child abuse.

Federal Aid for Small Businesses. The office of Senator Cory Booker released the Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act.

Resource Guide. The office of Senator Cory Booker released a comprehensive and accessible Coronavirus Pandemic Resource Guide for New Jereyans.

Stuck Abroad. The office of Senator Bob Menendez created an email hotline to receive all requests for assistance from New Jerseyans stuck abroad.

Small Business Grants. Funding for the NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program was temporarily exhausted, but small businesses are still encouraged to submit applications in order to ensure eligibility if funding is restored.



The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Foundation Center Training & Resources


Nonprofit Leadership

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

What Nonprofit Board Members Can Do

Beth Kanter’s COVID-19 resource list for nonprofits

The Critical Ways America’s Charities’ Nonprofit Members are Helping Communities Respond to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic

What Nonprofit Board Members Should Be Doing Right Now to Address the COVID-19 Situation.

COVID-19 - Racial Equity & Social Justice Resources

Nonprofit Risk Management Center

Technology/Working Remotely:

Remote Working: Setting Yourself and Your Teams Up for Success

Virtual Meeting and Teleconferencing Tools

Tips for Working From Home

Microsoft Teams - free


Coping with Coronavirus Stress

COVID-19: Mental health in the age of coronavirus

Group Insurance Plans

For Kids/Home Schooling:

New Victory Arts Break

Storytime Celebrity Readings with Save the Children and NoKidHungry

Museum Virtual Tours

Videos that will make you smile via The Uplift Facebook Page

Kennedy Center Artist-in-Residence Mo Willems LunchDoodles

Ndlovu Youth Choir - We've Got This - Fight against Coronavirus/COVID-19

Kids Yoga Videos

The Big List of Children’s Authors Doing Online Read Alouds & Activities

National Women’s History Museum “Learn at Home” Classroom Resources