COVID-19 Resources for Stakeholders (updated as more resources come online)
City of LA Small Business rent assistance program
Comeback Checks Program
LA County Health Department Guidance for Business/Employers
Office of the Mayor COVID-19 Update
State of California Updates
City of LA Outdoor Dining Program
L.A. Al Fresco aims to help local businesses reopen safely by temporarily relaxing rules that regulate outdoor dining.
Businesses can apply at https://go.citygro.ws/la-al-fresco
LA COVID-19 Relief Fund
The regional fund will offer loan and grant resources to micro-entrepreneurs, small businesses, and non-profits.
Safer L.A.: Toolkits for Businesses
Throughout the response to the COVID-19 crisis, City, County and State governments have worked together to safeguard the lives and livelihoods of Angelenos and all Californians. Our goal is to help workers and businesses take responsible steps toward resuming work, serving customers and rebuilding our economy.
After the State of California set minimum standards for local jurisdictions, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health issued safety protocols that are required for all businesses operating within the City of Los Angeles. The County’s required protocols are available for download below. Businesses should follow these protocols and directives.
LA CARES Corps
A partnership between the City and County of LA to provide small businesses with the help they need to apply for federal loans under the CARES Act.
LA Chamber of Commerce One-Stop Resource Guide for Businesses
LADOT Restaurant + Retail Parking Signage
LADOT is helping restaurants and retail establishments that provide pick-up options by supplying parking signs free-of-charge to businesses that apply
City of LA Small Business Emergency Micro Loan Program + Resilience Toolkit for businesses.
U.S. Small Business Coronavirus Loan Resources (CARES Act, etc.)
U.S. Small Business Administration Restaurant Revitalization Fund
Employment Development Department, important information for Employer's and Worker's related to COVID-19.
LA Small Business Development Center has a downloadable pdf COVID-19 response guide for Businesses and Employers.
California Bank has low-interest and state-guaranteed business loans and microloans for small business borrowers who have been impacted by regional disasters and who need term loans or lines of credit for working capital.
Center for Disease Control