COVID-19 Information and Support

COVID-19 – Coronavirus
People may be sick with the virus for 1 to 14 days before developing symptoms. The most common symptoms of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are fever, tiredness, and dry cough. Most people (about 80%) recover from the disease without needing special treatment.
More rarely, the disease can be serious and even fatal. Older people, and people with other medical conditions (such as asthma, diabetes, or heart disease), may be more vulnerable to becoming severely ill.

  • People may experience:
    • cough
    • fever
    • tiredness
    • difficulty breathing (severe cases)
  • Call your doctor: If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.
  • Resources


Veterans have multiple resources available for the latest COVID-19 information.

Stimulus Check 

Everything to help you get your stimulus check as soon as possible

Federal government response

Federal Government Response

VA resources

For the latest VA updates on coronavirus for the VA visit:

Blood donations

The American Red Cross strongly urges healthy, eligible individuals who are feeling well to give blood or platelets. This helps maintain a sufficient blood supply and prevent shortages as coronavirus cases rise in the U.S.

People can make an appointment to donate blood now by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Type O and platelet donations are especially needed right now.

Small Business

The Small Business Administration (SBA) assists small businesses with accessing federal resources and navigating their preparedness plans as described by the CDC’s Guidance for Businesses and Employers.

Small business owners in all U.S. states and territories are currently eligible to apply for a low-interest loan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here to apply.

The SBA works with a number of local partners to counsel, mentor and train small businesses. Use the SBA’s Local Assistance Directory to locate the office nearest you.

SBA provides a number of loan resources for small businesses to use when operating their business. For more information on loans or how to connect with a lender, visit:

Housing information

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development offers information at This includes relief for homeowners and information for HUD assisted residents.

Social security and Medicare information

Veterans receiving social security can stay up-to-date with the latest at

Medicare offers their latest updates at

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