There is a lot of information being shared about the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. SafeSeniors wants to help make sure you are safe, not only from the virus, but also from those who might try to take advantage of you during this uncertain time.

Below are links to trusted information. You may also use CALL 2-1-1 as a resource, just dial 211 to reach them at any time.

If you believe you have been exposed to COVID-19 and are symptomatic, call your health care provider. If you do not have a health care provider, call the nearest hospital.

General Information & Resources

 

Michigan’s Response to the Coronavirus

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Note: you may also call 800-232-4636;
TTY available at 888-232-6348

 

Facts About the Stimulus Payment from the IRS

 

World Health Organization (WHO)

 

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS)

Statewide hotline to respond to health-related questions about coronavirus disease – 888-535-6136.

 

Information About Coronavirus for Cancer Patients

Food Assistance Program Information

Food Assistance Hotline: 1-888-544-8773

For help finding a food pantry, assistance in applying for SNAP benefits or referrals to other resources..

SNAP March/April Benefits Update

Information regarding emergency allotment.

Food Assistance Program (FAP) Work Requirements Update