NEPA COVID-19 Update

A NEPA Together Partnership

This site has been developed as a regional partnership of our local chambers, economic development agencies, and tourism partners to provide the community and businesses with a collaborative resource guide to unite us together during these times.

Chambers of Commerce

 

   

 

Visit your local Chamber websites which are each clickable here to connect with their local members, access specific area resources and connect with their Chamber teams who are ready to assist you.

 

Scroll to the bottom of the page to stay connected via a live social feed from all of our partners.

 

Travel & Tourism

 

  

 

Check here for important information and updates on travel and tourism from our area’s partners.

 

Destinations International Updates & Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Travel Notices

We are working to assist the individuals in the community to find the resources you need, and, for our businesses, get your message out there to the community to provide you with the support you may need.

We encourage you to share with us and to share with others, as we all work together as a united community.

Small Business Finance Resources

Locate the Programs You Need for Your Small Businesses

 

For Funding Options in  Luzerne, Lackawanna  & Wyoming County:

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For Funding Options in Schuylkill County:

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Community Resources

If you have a current listing, please remember to update your website and also share with us and on social to tell our community about what you are doing and how they can support.

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Retail

Many Local Businesses are Offering Discounted Gift Cards, Online Orders and Curbside Pickup. Check Their Websites and Social Media To See How You Can Support Them During This Time.

If you have a current listing, please remember to update your website and also share with us and on social to tell our community about what you are doing and how they can support.

 

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Posts: Sports & Fitness Centers

Free Online Fitness Classes from Local Gyms & Studios

Gyms are closed in the statewide shutdown, but that doesn’t mean that you have to skip your workout. Many of NEPA's fitness centers are posting live classes and exercise videos to social media.

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Community Strong

  • Need Help? Dial 2-1-1

    Get Connected. Get Answers

    PA 2-1-1 Northeast/Help Line is an information and referral service and first response point for crisis calls in Northeastern Pennsylvania. It operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Flyer (Español)

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  • Attention Luzerne & Schuylkill County Employers:

    The offices of the PA CareerLink® in Luzerne and Schuylkill Counties are closed but staff is working remotely to continue providing assistance to job seekers and employers. All services are available at no cost.

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  • Free Community Meditation

    Clear your head with beginner-friendly yoga and meditation classes from studio BE, a locally based mindfulness training group. Tune in on Facebook Live for Mindfulness Meditation on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and Yin Yoga & Mindfulness Meditation on Mondays at 7 p.m. Classes continue until April 27.

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  • Call For Emergency Volunteers & Staff

    Meals on Wheels of Northeast PA is seeking volunteers and support staff to assist through this current public health crisis. Dedicated support is needed to ensure Meals on Wheels can continue to provide its vital services of providing over a thousand meals a day to those must in need in our community.

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  • School District Lunch Programs

    Meal programs for Lackawanna, Susquehanna, Luzerne, and Wyoming County.

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  • NEPA Alliance COVID-19 Response

    The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance has developed a COVID-19 real time Dashboard featuring confirmed cases of the Coronavirus in the NEPA region. This map layer is created and maintained by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at the Johns Hopkins University. The data is updated hourly with total cases, number of counties with cases, and number of deaths by county.

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  • Emergency Blood Drive

    Saturday, March 28 @ Miller-Keystone Blood Center. Complete your health screening online to save time and schedule your appointment at GIVEaPINT.org. For more information please call 800-B-A-DONOR.

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  • Keystone College Professional Development Institute

    The Keystone College Professional Development Institute serves as a community resource with its readily available and highly relevant online courses and certificates for both individuals and organizations. As a free resource, they are offering three courses at no charge.  They have a selection of courses and certificates with an associated fee that have been specifically selected for this difficult time.

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  • Attention Job Seekers:

    Below is a list of employers actively hiring for work in Luzerne County as of March 27, 2020. These employers have been confirmed to be hiring during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Coronavirus: what you should know

As the outbreak of the novel coronavirus strain (COVID-19) continues, you're likely hearing a lot about it. Here’s what you need to know, and how you can protect yourself.

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