Every week, we share a weekly round-up of resources to help support you and your community.
COVID-19 ESSENTIAL SUPPORT GRANT PROGRAM: Stockton
The City of Stockton is offering emergency funding to families and individuals experiencing immediate economic hardships. The Essential Support Program provides $1,000 for each eligible adult (person 18 or over), with a limit of $2,000 per household. Those applying must meet the household income requirements, and each person applying must submit their own application.
One fair wage emergency fund
Are you a restaurant worker, delivery driver, or Uber/Lyft driver who has been affected by coronavirus and the economic downturn? One Fair Wage Emergency Fund provides a
one-time funding assistance for service workers.
FREE COMPUTER TRAINING
El Concilio is offering free computer classes starting October 26th. Classes are available both online and face-to-face Space is limited due to COVID-19. Learn how to use Microsoft Office and Google Suite, create your own resume, and how to navigate online job applications. Contact (209) 338-5713 or e-mail Iriana Ruiz (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more info.
PG&E Discount Programs
CARE and FERA are PG&E discount programs that help eligible customers pay their energy bills. If you have recently lost your job, even if you are receiving unemployment benefits, you may qualify for a reduced energy rate. Complete the online CARE/FERA enrollment form and they will let you know if you’re eligible.