COVID - 19 Resources


COVID Economic Resilience Committee (CERC)-Humboldt
A Committee got together for the first time Monday (3/16/2020) morning to work on providing information, resources, and services to support local businesses and employers through the COVID 19 pandemic. This group is self-organizing and currently comprises representatives from SBDC, the Chambers, County and City departments, and more. North Coast SBDC is on point for service and information delivery, so please keep telling us what your questions and needs are. The McKinleyville Chamber is an active part of this committee and working to help our members through this time. 

North Coast Small Business Development Center: This is your beset resource for all of the compiled guidance and information.

Small Business COVID 19 Emergency Response Mailing List: Fill out the survey here

Humboldt Health Alert: Daily updates on COVID-19 in Humboldt County.

Employment Development Department: Information for employers and employees about Unemployment, Paid Family Leave, Disability Insurance and more.
Watch this video which explains the available work share program: WORK SHARE 

IRSThe Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service are providing special payment relief to individuals and businesses in response to the COVID-19 Outbreak. The filing deadline for tax returns remains April 15, 2020. The IRS urges taxpayers who are owed a refund to file as quickly as possible. For those who can't file by the April 15, 2020 deadline, the IRS reminds individual taxpayers that everyone is eligible to request a six-month extension to file their return.
Read more information here:


Enroll Here