Access Launches 24/7 Virtual Mental Health & Substance Use Urgent Care

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Access: Supports for Living Inc. has launched a Virtual Mental Health and Substance Use Urgent Care. Adults and children struggling with anxiety, depression, or any other mental health or substance use concern will have access to this new, virtual resource beginning Monday, March 23rd at noon. Therapists will be available […]

Community Capital New York Provides Short Term Loans for Small Businesses

Orange County Chamber of Commerce Member at Community Capital which provides short term loans for many small businesses.  For small business that are needing working capital during this crisis there seems to be several options.  One is to wait this out and hopefully using money saved in an emergency fund.  For those who need capital […]

Delivering on President Trump’s Promise, Secretary DeVos Suspends Federal Student Loan Payments, Waives Interest During National Emergency

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that the office of Federal Student Aid is executing on President Donald J. Trump’s promise to provide student loan relief to tens of millions of borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency. All borrowers with federally held student loans will automatically have their interest rates set […]

UPDATE !~ Determining Whether a Business Enterprise is Subject to A Workforce Reduction

GUIDANCE FOR DETERMINING WHETHER A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE IS SUBJECT TO A WORKFORCE REDUCTION UNDER EXECUTIVE ORDER 202.6 (enacted to address the COVID-19 Outbreak) If your question is not answered below, please contact ESD at our website at: https://esd.ny.gov/covid-19-help Requests by businesses to be designated an essential function as described below, should only be made if they […]