COVID19 Crisis Resources

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Local COVID19 Resources

Dane County Unemployment Help: 608-232-0824

Job Seeker Resources - from learning how to apply for unemployment to online training and skills

211 Wisconsin - Emergency resources for the pandemic

City of Sun Prairie Emergency Resources - Information about city government, school closing, local food bank, and more

City of Sun Prairie Small Business Emergency Loan -  Funds from the City of Sun Prairie, the Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce, the Sun Prairie Business Improvement District and the Bank of Sun Prairie have been pooled to create this fund.

Sun Prairie Business Assistance Resources - From Neil Stechschulte at the City of Sun Prairie, information about grants and legal assistance for small businesses


Sunshine Place - Home to a collection of social service agencies and the emergency food pantry.




Other Emergency Resources

NAMI Wisconsin - Mental health assistance, downloads, contact information

Food Assistance through Feeding Wisconsin - Help with applying for food assistance benefits

Small Business Loans and Grants - Financial assistance is available for businesses through the U.S. Small Business Administration

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State COVID19 Resources

Reopen Guidelines - State guidelines for help in reopening businesses of all kinds

Online Screening - Wisconsin Health Connect is a service of the state health department and will put you in touch with a registered nurse to get help if you have symptoms

Free Broadband and Internet help - Several internet providers are offering free or reduced cost broadband suitable for at-home learning and working

Workforce Development Unemployment Resources

Wisconsin Small Business Grants and Loans - The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has links to more programs to help small business owners during this time

Department of Administration Grants - Information about rental assistance and economic recovery grants

UW Extension Employment and Financial Resources

Resource for Farms and Agriculture - From UW Extension, questions and answers about your farm and COVID-19.

Temporary Enhanced Digital Resources

Want helping keeping up with news, adding to educational content, and learning some new skills online during the quarantine? Try these newly enhanced digital resources, available for a limited time!

Newspaper Archive - Millions of pages of historical newspapers from all over the world! Available until the end of May, 2020.

Business Source Ultimate - Business journals and articles free until June 28, 2020.

Academic Search Ultimate - Thousands of academic journals free until June 28, 2020.

U.S. Newsstream - Current, daily newspaper content from hundreds of newspapers including the Washington Post and Wall Street Journal. - Library version of the popular genealogy site. FREE from home until May 2020.