Archived General Human Services Guidance

• HSC Guidance – COVID-19 Mutual Aid Resources for Human Services Providers

• HSC Guidance – Emergency Food Access During COVID-19

• HSC Guidance – Tips for Supporting Staff Mental Health and Wellbeing During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Where to Get Cash Assistance in NYC? NYCVOAD’s Clickable PDF

Ask a Question or Submit Feedback about NYC’s Emergency Home Food Delivery Program

COVID Rent Relief Extension Program

• HSC Guidance – COVID “Zone” Information for Human Services Providers

• HSC Guidance – New York Contracting for Human Services Organizations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Governor Cuomo’s plan for combating COVID-19 this winter

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Preservation Toolkit

How COVID-19 Vaccines Work

Myths and Misconceptions about COVID-19 Vaccines

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination

Traveling During COVID-19 (PDF)

Traveling During COVID-19 Flyer (PDF)

Reopening New York: a Guide for Human Services Organizations

• DOHMH’s COVID-19 Interactive Data Page

Tips for a Safer Holiday Season from DOHMH

Tips for a Safe Halloween

HSC’s Voting in the Time of COVID for Human Services Providers One-Pager

• Red Zone Restrictions by Facility Type (PDF)

• What You Need to Know About NYC’s Localized Restrictions

COVID-19 Zone Finder

• Continuity of Operations Planning for Congregations and Faith-based Organizations

• Disaster & Crisis Spiritual Care Tip Sheet (English/Español)

• Faith Communities & Disaster Mental Health Tip Sheet (English/Español)

• A tenant letter to share with any client in rental housing with lost household income due to the COVID-19 pandemic affecting their ability to pay rent

COVID-19 House of Worship Reopening Requirements & Guidelines

PPE + Reopening Supplies Marketplace for NYC

Community Planning for Those with Disabilities, Access & Functional Needs

Free Face Coverings for Small NYC Businesses & Their Employees

NYPLI’s Nonprofit Toolkit

Guidance on COVID, Heat, and Staying Cool Indoors

FY21 Fiscal and Budget Guidance for Human Service Providers from MOCS (July 1st)

Traveler Health Form for those Coming into NY from a Restricted State

Restricted States with Quarantine Requirements for those Coming into NY

• Managing the Return to the Office in the Age of COVID-19 from NYC DCAS

Reopening NYC: FAQs What Offices Need to Know

COVID-19 Employer Health Screen Review Documentation Template

Sample COVID-19 Symptom Screening Tool from NYC DOHMH

PHASE 3 of Reopening NYC: What Workers Need to Know (July 1st)

Lawyers Alliance’s Return to Work FAQ for Employer (June 29th)

Summary of Current NYC COVID-19 Guidance for Quarantine, Isolation and Transmission-Based Precautions

Sample Temperature Monitoring Sheet for Employers/Employees

• COVID-19-Related Employee Retention Credits FAQs

• COVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season

HSC’s Health Screening & Temperature Check Resources for Employers (June 18th)

• Interim Guidance for Cooling Centers During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (June 12th)

• Mass Care/Emergency Assistance Pandemic Planning Considerations Guide (June 10th)

• How to Separate Safely at Home When Someone Tests Positive for COVID-19

Contact Tracing FAQs

• Contracts Issues During COVID-19 – from NYPLI

Workers Comp FAQ for COVID-19

New York Forward Safety Plan Template

NYC Phase 1 Reopening Fact Sheet for Employers and Workers

NYC Business Reopening Guide Webpage

Q&A: Masks and COVID-19 from WHO (June 7th)

• FEMA’s COVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season

• Frequently Asked Questions on NYC Curfew Order (June 3rd)

• FEMA’s Exercise Starter Kit for Preparedness in a Pandemic

Updated Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting for Non-Health Care Settings (May 29th)

• Naloxone (Narcan) Guidance for New York City Isolation and Quarantine Hotels (May 12th)

• COVID-19: Symptoms and What to Do when Sick – from DOHMH

COVID-19: Prevention and Groups at Higher Risk – from DOHMH

• Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season

• New York Forward’s website – including Statewide Guidelines for Religious & Funeral Services

COVID-19 Fact vs. Fiction Employer Handout

COVID-19 Guidance & Resources for NYCHA residents

Guidance on Commercial Leases During the Pandemic

CDC Activities and Initiatives – COVID-19 Response & the President’s Plan for Opening (May 2020)

COVID-19 Resource Center for Drivers

Mayor de Blasio’s COVID-19 Heat Wave Plan to Protect New Yorkers

FAQs on COVID-19 Testing from NYC DOHMH

NYC Hotel-ing Program Flyer

Coalition on Inclusive Emergency Planning (CIEP)’s resource page for helping folks with disabilities and access needs prepare for emergencies

NYC DOHMH’s Respiratory Pandemic Community Preparedness Toolkit

Comptroller Stringer’s COVID-19 Resource Center for Nonprofits

• Documentation Business Owners Should Gather to Establish Loss Due to COVID-19

COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits and Community-Based Organizations from the NYS Health Foundation

Guidance for Nonprofit Reopening: Post COVID-19 Protocols for 501(c)(3)s

• Updated Guidance for Vehicle Operators (April 29th)

Paid sick leave order FAQ from the Commissioner of Health for Isolation

• Recommended Preventative Practices and FAQs for Faith-based & Community Leaders

• Guidance for Conducting Virtual Meetings of Members of New York Not-for-Profit Corporations from the Charities Bureau (April 2020)

• City Council’s guidance on what programs will be considered essential in regards to discretionary funding cuts

Marks Paneth and HSC’s Tools & Resources for Nonprofits

• NYC’s Plan for Keeping the City Fed During the COVID-19 Health Crisis

• Letter from the C-19 HHS Response Team to Discretionary Providers (April 21st)

Grief and Loss in the Workplace During COVID-19 (April 16th)

Updated General Guidance for Businesses and Other Non-Health Care Settings (April 16th)

Guidance for COVID-19 Invoice Submission (April 15th)

Guide for Nonprofit Capital Projects During COVID-19 Pandemic

NY Attorney General Charities Bureau Guidance for Charitable Organizations (April)

Requesting and Supplying PPE in New York

Submit requests and feedback to NYC’s Department of Health

HELP NOW NYC – Assistance and information for organizations of all kinds

• Race/Ethnicity Data for Deaths of Persons with Lab-Confirmed COVID-19 from DOHMH (April 6th)

UST’s COVID-19 Resource Page for Nonprofits

NY State Guidance for Contracted Nonprofit Human Services Providers (April 6th)

FAQs from Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) Providers (April 7th)

Updated DOHMH’s COVID-19 Outbreak Factsheet (April 4th)

Essential Worker Transportation Template Letter

COVID-19 and Insurance Coverage Considerations for Nonprofits (April 2nd)

FAQs: Providing Disaster Relief During the COVID Crisis (March 30th)

DOHMH’s COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities

Marks Paneth’s Pandemic Resource Center

Federal Coronavirus Relief Bills: What Do They Mean for Nonprofits?

Lawyers Alliance’s FAQs for Nonprofits (March 30th)

Protocols for Returning to Work Following COVID-19 Exposure or Infection (March 28th)

NYS COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits and Community-Based Organizations

Guidance for Determining Who is Considered Essential Workforce in NYS

MOCS Guidance for how to streamline practices during COVID-19 (March 20th)

NYC Mayor’s Office of Contract Services (MOCS) Letter to Human Services Providers (March 18th)

NYC’s FAQ for Contracted Health and Human Service Providers (March 15th)

COVID-19 Health Alert #6 for Providers from DOHMH

CDC COVID-19 Mitigation Strategies for Communities

The CDC’s Planning Guidance and Checklists for Pandemics

Checklist for Community and Faith Leaders from the CDC

Guidance on Evaluating and Testing Persons for COVID-19 from the CDC (March 11th)

Lawyers Alliance’s webpage for COVID-19 related information

Legal Alert – Protecting Your Nonprofit from COVID-19 (March 9th)

COVID-19 Guidance for Contracted Health and Human Service Providers (March 6th)