Coronavirus Specific Resources
Home cleaning and disinfecting guidelines (UGA Extension)
Wash Your Paws, Georgia! poster (UGA Extension)
Keeping up with information
- CDC: Evaluating and Testing People
- Guidelines for how testing is being organized
- Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report
- Updated daily at noon
- Data Tracking
- Keeping track of confirmed cases around the world
- Department of Public Health Presentation to Local Emergency Preparedness Committee (LEPC)
- Northeast Georgia Medical Center Coronovirus Information
Operation Lunchbox -providing meals to the children in our community.
Salvation Army of Jackson-(770-775-2940) in need of non perishable food items
Butts County Schools-needs hand sanitizer and toiletry items for our families
If you know of additional volunteer opportunities or NEED items, please email [email protected]
For General Resources
Jackson First Baptist Church-Food pantry, curbside service. Date available on website
Abundant Life Assembly of God- 770-775-4838. Food and clothing Thursdays from 10-4pm, by appointment only
Collier’s Community Services Inc. 678-953-7048. 515 E. McIntosh, Griffin, GA. Call for times
Health and Wellness
Public Health Hotline 1-866-PUB-HLTH (1-866-782-4584).
After dialing the number, press 3 for the COVID-19 extension, then press 1 for information and answers to common questions.
Anyone in Georgia experiencing an emotional crisis can text GA to 741741 to communicate with a trained Crisis Counselor. Children and Teens are especially welcome. The service is free, confidential and available 24/7.
Call this number, 1-800-715-4225, a free 24/7 helpline providing mental health crisis assistance and access to mental health resources in Georgia.
National Disaster Distress Helpline
National, US-based crisis counseling and support phone line for people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.
Call 1-800-985-5990 or text “TalkWithUs’ to 66746
Educational Access and Internet Access
Georgia Family Connection has put together a list of online resources for learning and literacy.
Follow the Life Enrichment Team on Facebook for daily updates on available online resources.
For new low-income customers, Comcast is giving away two months of this complimentary internet program. Call (855) 846-8376.
Spectrum is setting up wifi hotspots across the country and giving 60 days free broadband w/out installation fees. Enrollment #:1-844-488-8395
It was just announced that Zoom CEO is releasing restrictions on Zoom video chatting for K-12
Do you know of an additional coronavirus resource not listed here? Please email us at [email protected]