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EWDD Resources for Angelenos Impacted by COVID-19

Many residents of the City of Los Angeles have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. Many are faced with job loss or are struggling to keep their businesses operational. Even as all Californians are asked to limit all outside activities beyond what is absolutely necessary, Angelenos still have many resources. The City of LA and EWDD is here to help YOU!


Financial information and continuity resources for all L.A. businesses

Get Business Assistance

Links and resources that can connect you to a variety of jobs in L.A.

Find Employment

Links and resources to find the help that our communities need

Find Community Resources

More COVID-19 Resources

Job Loss Resources

If you have lost your job due to the pandemic, EWDD offers expert help to guide you through all available resources, including virtual meetings to talk with advisors in real time

link to EWDD Job Loss page

Together for L.A.

Together for L.A. is a no cost program to strengthen and support women and diverse-owned small businesses as they recover from the COVID-19 economic crisis

link to Together for L.A. website

LA Optimized

Helping small businesses impacted by COVID-19 adapt to changes in consumer behavior by leveraging technology tools, pivoting to online sales and digital marketing

link to LA Optimized for Small Businesses page

Credit and Debt Counseling

No cost financial counseling and targeted support to help small business owners in the City of LA recover and rebuild from negative pandemic impacts

link to L.A. Credit and Debt Counseling information

Small Business Resilience Toolkit

A wide range of Los Angeles area information and resources focused on the rebuilding of small businesses impacted by COVID-19
(updated July 2020)

link to Small Business Toolkit PDF

LA Small Business Policy Guide

Download the City's Policy Guide for LA Small Businesses to follow safety standards and stay informed on policy and regulation changes (PDF)

link to LA City PDF Policy Guide

LAEDC Community Resource Portal

LAEDC pandemic related information portal providing crucial resources for vulnerable Los Angeles residents, small businesses, and nonprofits

link to COVID-19 Community Portal

Vaccine Information Hub

COVID-19 vaccines are FREE for everyone regardless of immigration status or healthcare coverage. Let us help you and your loved ones get the protection you deserve.

link to the LA County Vaccination Hub