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Resources for Individuals & Families

April 19, 2020

Updated 05/13/20

Food, Housing & Child Care

Free child care Available for Frontline Workers in Texas

Call 2-1-1 or go online to get help finding food, housing, child care, and other services.

Use ConnectATX to find up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 emergency food.

Use United Way’s ConnectATX to find emergency food and child care for essential workers.

Employment & Remote Work

Looking for a job? Visit Workforce Solutions Capital Area Jobs page for open positions with employers hiring now!

Find job openings and childcare assistance through Workforce Solutions Capital Area

Tips and resources for working remotely from Movability

Available Services

Full list of the City of Austin’s community resources & available services during COVID-19 including utility services, childcare assistance, and eviction protection

The City of Austin has partnered with programs that provide food and homelessness services across the community to create the Eating Apart Together (EAT) Initiative. The EAT initiative provides food for people experiencing homelessness and helps keep them safe by reducing the need for essential travel during the COVID-19 crisis. Click here for more information about services and resources for people experiencing homelessness.

Business Resources

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