Resources for Businesses, updated 6/1
State of CT sector guidelines for May 20 possible reopening of certain businesses.
Click here to learn about the Small Business Administration’s Coronavirus Relief Options
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Your go-to place is the Economic and Community Development Department of Newtown which has gathered information on various small business loans, lines of credit, and payment assistance for businesses.
The Chamber of Commerce, of Newtown, CT is also playing a leading role and organizing many efforts.
The Newtown Bee continues to be a source of information for both you and for your customers about you.
Run a business in town? Join the new Facebook group, Newtown CT Small Business Group, to share information about the latest initiatives to help small businesses during this crisis.
The state Department of Community and Economic Development has created a COVID-19 Business Emergency Response Unit dedicated to assisting businesses navigate resources and develop new resources. A dedicated phone line is available at 860-500-2333 to provide assistance to Connecticut’s small businesses.
The following organizations/entities have also curated information to assist small businesses and make sense of the various relief plans:
COVID-19 Business Resource Center from the CT Small Business Development Center
UCONN Extension is serving as a clearinghouse of state resources for businesses.
Frequently Asked Questions on the State of Connecticut’s actions related to COVID-19 (updated 5/27, 76 pages)
CTCovid19Response is the State of CT’s multi-agency Joint Information Center for Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates.
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