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COVID-19 Resources

Support for Ohio Companies Affected by COVID-19

JobsOhio is committed to continued support of Ohio businesses as they navigate the ever-changing landscape created by coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Below is a list of helpful resources. We will continue to update it as more resources are made available.


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“The goal is keeping employees healthy and providing flexibility and speed to our sector companies as they address new challenges.”
J.P. Nauseef
President and CIO, JobsOhio
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We’re here to ensure your business has resources for continued economic growth.

Jobs impacted by JobsOhio’s 10 new programs
Investment in COVID-19 support initiatives
R&D Center Grant Program

Federal Resources

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

A resource of funding information, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updates and guidance, local assistance, government contracting, and more.


U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The U.S. Chamber is working closely with the White House, U.S. government agencies, and foreign government officials to inform and equip businesses with the most important and up-to-date information to prevent the spread of the virus and prepare businesses for the immediate and long-term impacts.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Guidance and updates are available for businesses and employers responding to COVID-19.


U.S. Department of Labor Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

OSHA’s planning guidance is advisory to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace based on traditional infection prevention and industrial hygiene practices. You can find additional resources provided by OSHA here.


U.S. Department of Labor

The Wage and Hour Division provides more information regarding the impact of COVID-19 or other public health emergencies, including the Fair Labor Standards Act and job-protected leave under the Family Medical Act.


IRS COVID-19 Tax Relief

The IRS has established several resources to support taxpayers, businesses, and others affected byCOVID-19, including issuing a guidance regarding deferring tax payments.

State Resources


Ohio Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)

The Ohio SBDC will continue to provide business advice and assistance to companies in need, including financial projections development, strategic business planning, market feasibility and research, and more.


Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Information on COVID-19 unemployment insurance.


WARN Dashboard

JobsOhio aims to provide timely and valuable economic data to assess the ongoing impacts of the Coronavirus epidemic. This dashboard uses existing data published by virtue of the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) supplied by the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS).


JobsOhio Network Partners Are Also Offering a List of Resources


Workforce Solutions

  • TechCred – Upskilling your workforce virtually.
  • SharedWork – A voluntary layoff aversion program.

For any additional questions you have about COVID-19, please call 1(833) 4-ASK-ODH between 9:00 a.m. –8:00 p.m (available seven days a week).

Public Health Updates

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Find links to guidance and information on all topics related to COVID-19.
World Health Organization
Get the latest global updates on COVID-19.

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