COVID-19 RESOURCES

Union-Snyder CAA is here to support our community through the COVID-19 pandemic the best we can while protecting our staff, volunteer, and customer health and safety. All resources listed on this page have been vetted and verified as reliable sources; please remember to follow news from a trusted source and encourage those around you to follow trusted guidelines as well.

As of July 1, 2020, Union-Snyder CAA has opened its offices for customers on a 'by appointment only' operation.

 

  • Everyone is required to wear a face covering upon entering the building, including staff and customers. CAA has masks available for free if you do not have one.

  • If you cannot wear a face covering due to a medical reason, curbside service may be an option. Please ask about this while making your appointment.

  • CAA staff will be providing enhanced cleaning of high-contact areas, including hourly disinfecting.

To make an appointment, please call us at (570) 374-0181. 

Need help now?

Call 2-1-1 or text your zip code to 898-211 for 24/7 assistance

COVID-19 UPDATES + RESOURCES
  • PA Department of Health: CLICK HERE
     

  • CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Coronavirus Resources: CLICK HERE
     

  • WHO (World Health Organization) Coronavirus Advice for the Public: CLICK HERE
     

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania: CLICK HERE
     

  • Services for Pennsylvanians: CLICK HERE
     

  • Union County COVID-19 Information Page: CLICK HERE
     

  • Geisinger Coronavirus Page and 24/7 hotline (570-284-3657): CLICK HERE
     

  • Evangelical Community Hospital Coronavirus Update: CLICK HERE
     

  • Lewisburg Neighborhoods Podcast, Radio Free Lewisburg: CLICK HERE
     

  • Free text alerts for breaking news about COVID-19 in Pennsylvania: CLICK HERE
     

  • EPA-registered household disinfectants: CLICK HERE
     

  • How to make a CDC-approved cloth mask: CLICK HERE
     

  • CDC's Advice on Cleaning and Disinfection for Households: CLICK HERE
     

  • Request help from community volunteers through Covaid.co: CLICK HERE

GENERAL ASSISTANCE
  • DHS shuts county assistance offices, urges use of online resources: CLICK HERE
     

  • Online applications for benefits and renewals: CLICK HERE

FOOD + NUTRITION
  • Our Food Resources Calendar is staying updated with food distribution dates during the pandemic: CLICK HERE
     

  • Our Union and Snyder County food pantries remain open as scheduled operating on a pick up / drive-thru method. For schedules and locations, CLICK HERE
     

  • Wolf Administration directs families to emergency food assistance during COVID-19 mitigation: CLICK HERE
     

  • Meals on Wheels Lewisburg/Milton is still operating: CLICK HERE
     

  • List of free lunches in the area for children: CLICK HERE
     

  • School meal resources: CLICK HERE
     

  • GIANT announce early morning shopping hour for senior citizens: CLICK HERE
     

  • COVID-19 Prevention Practices for Food Banks and Food Pantries: CLICK HERE
     

  • Union and Snyder County Food Pantry Schedule 2020: CLICK HERE
     

  • Union and Snyder County Food Resources: CLICK HERE
     

  • For emergency food needs, please call CAA at (570) 374-0181

EMPLOYMENT
  • Unemployment Compensation COVID-19 FAQ: CLICK HERE
     

  • Employer COVID-19 FAQ: CLICK HERE
     

  • Workers' Compensation and COVID-19 FAQ: CLICK HERE
     

  • Census Bureau is STILL HIRING for positions to start in late spring and summer. The wage is $14.50 an hour in Snyder County, $15.50 an hour in Northumberland County, and $17.50 an hour in Union County, plus mileage and paid training. Work after 6 pm and on Sunday earns extra money: CLICK HERE
     

  • Free Coronavirus Unemployment Calculator Benefits by State: CLICK HERE

UTILITIES
  • Comcast offers 2 months of free Internet to low-income customers: CLICK HERE
     

  • Utilities won't be shut off in PA amid pandemic: CLICK HERE
     

  • PPL pledges $500,000 to Operation HELP: CLICK HERE
     

  • PPL provides additional assistance to customers: CLICK HERE
     

  • Union/Snyder/Northumberland public WiFi hotspots: CLICK HERE

EDUCATION / ONLINE LEARNING
  • eLearning Support: Service Electric Cablevision (SECV) will offer 90 days free Internet service to students and teachers who do not already subscribe to SECV Internet. All new customers must provide written proof of their child’s current enrollment at a local school in SECV’s service area. All teachers must reside in SECV’s service area and provide evidence of current employment status. For more information or to enroll in the eLearning offer, please call (877) 955-7328.
     

  • CSIU now has extensive online and printable resources for students, teachers and parents to use while learning from home during the COVID-19 crisis: CLICK HERE
     

  • United We Learn is a program to connect students and youth to fun and engaging conversations, activities, and games: CLICK HERE

HEALTH + WELL-BEING
  • A Community Clinic in Sunbury can take patients, calls, and provide health advice to anyone who is uninsured: CLICK HERE
     

  • AA phone meetings are listed by day and operate on Eastern Standard Time: CLICK HERE
     

  • Hospital officials concerned over blood donation supplies - new links to available blood drives: CLICK HERE
     

  • How to protect your family and how kids can stay healthy: CLICK HERE
     

  • Mental health and COVID-19: CLICK HERE
     

  • Online and Virtual Recovery Support Resource List: CLICK HERE
     

  • COVID-19 Stress and Trauma Workbook for Families: CLICK HERE

Need help today? Please call us at (570) 374-0181

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