As new questions arise daily remember that libraries have always been a good place to start your search for answers. Below is a shortlist of local, state, and national resources on a variety of topics related to COVID-19. If you have a question, please contact us. If we don’t know the answer, we will do our best to connect you with people or organizations that may be able to better assist you.
Have you lost your Health Insurance or are experiencing a loss of income due to COVID-19? You may be eligible for reduced cost or free health care. Local healthcare navigator JD Drader of the Tompkins County Human Services Coalition can help. Call 607-273-8686 ext 1.
Newfield Community Good Neighbor Fund
Newfield Food Pantry (Kitchen Cupboard)
1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month 6-7 pm (Next one is June 3, 2020)
Located at Newfield United Methodist Church 227 Main Street
247 Main Street Newfield, NY 14867
166 Main Street Newfield, NY 14867
The Advocacy Center is (remotely) open for services as usual and that advocates can be reached through our hotline (607) 277-5000 to help victims of domestic violence, child sexual abuse, and sexual assault.
211 connects people in need with services designed to address that need. Callers are referred to service providers according to their situation. 211 may follow up with callers, when appropriate, to ensure that contact was made and to offer further assistance if needed. No question is too big or too small. Wondering about Food Pantries in the area? Trying to find after school programs for your child? Would you like more help finding employment? Need to find housing or health care? We can answer all of these questions, and more.
Info on cases, testing sites, precautions, and more.
NEW YORK STATE
Up-to-date information on COVID-19 in New York State.
Important information about unemployment insurance benefits.