Covid-19 Resources

Buy PPE Equipment from Our Local Suppliers/Manufacturers

We have partnered with the Mentor Area Chamber of Commerce to provide you with a list of PPE that is offered from our local suppliers/manufacturers. Read more here ».


Important Information/Links During the COVID-19 Crisis


Small Business Disaster Loan Information

Small Business Loan Disaster Program
Ohio’s Website on Economic Resources which includes changes that have been made for small businesses
Small Business Loan PDF
Small Business Development Center Video Understanding the SBA Loan Application
US Chamber Small Business ELA Loan Guide
Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
SBA Coronavirus Pandemic Disaster Loan Comparison Chart
Signed Executive Order – Commercial Evictions and Foreclosures
Guide to SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL)


Business Information

US Chamber COVID-19 Updates
America’s SBDC Updates
Greater Cleveland Partnership COVID-19 Resource Page
COVID-19 Resource page for Lake County Businesses
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Coronavirus and Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Form for employees laid off because of the COVID-19 pandemic to expedite their claim process
Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Payment Deferral
Health Insurance Premium Grace Period
Shared Work Ohio
BWC Coronavirus FAQ’s
BWC Safety Newsletters
Online Retraining Resources:

Information for Manufacturers on Repurposing Project

Repurposing Project
Survey for Manufacturers on How to Help or Receive Support


Individual Assistance

Utility Assistance
File for Unemployment
Economic Income Payment – What You Need to Know from IRS
Paid Sick Leave Employee Rights
Job Search Ohio
Greater Cleveland Partnership List of Employers Now Hiring
List of Lake County Food Pantries


COVID-19 Information

CDC COVID-19 Updates
Ohio’s COVID-19 Dashboard
Ohio Department of Health Information
Lake County General Health District Information
Governor Mike Dewine Daily Briefings at 2:00PM
Stay-At-Home Order Frequently Asked Questions


Well-Being Resources

COVID-19 Anxiety and Stress Resources
More Behavioral Resources
Motivate Lake County
Resources for Supporting Children’s Well-Being
E-Reading Resources from Mentor Public Library