Ways to Help

American Red Cross

There is a sever blood shortage at this time and the American Red Cross is asking all those who are healthy to donate.

A Need We Feed

A Need We Feed is to prepare, package and deliver hot meals and create dining opportunities for our veterans, children, and their families who are in need. They are also accepting monetary donations as well as meals from restaurants.

New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund

One hundred percent of donations received online by NJPRF will be used to fight the medical, social, and economic impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey’s most vulnerable, supporting organizations that provide essential services and aiding those on the front line of the pandemic.

Fulfill of Monmouth & Ocean Counties

Demand for food continues to rise during the Coronavirus crisis as soup kitchens and schools close. You can even help "Adopt a Family" and help a local family get through the Covid-19 crisis.

Meeting Essential Needs with Dignity NJ (MEND NJ)

Helping approximately 20 food pantries in NJ. Donations can be made on website.

Salvation Army

According to the Salvation Army’s website they are anticupating and planning for an increase in need and donations can be made directly on their website.

The American Legion

The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.

See the links below for more of the great work being done, alongside Fulfill and A Need We Feed, to help feed veterans and the elderly during the pandemic.

https://www.legion.org/news/249008/were-happy-do-our-comrades

https://youtu.be/6mqdGjIIgBU

https://photos.app.goo.gl/gs8gGDmYw5Pr2Xik6

Vitalant

one of the nation’s oldest and largest nonprofit community blood service providers for patients in need across 40 states. Vitalant is asking for blood donations due to the Coronavirus breakout.

ASPCA

“Among the growing concerns of the coronavirus, we continue to prioritize the health and safety of our employees, clients and the hundreds of animals still in our care. Your urgent gift today can help us prepare for situations like this one.” 

Live Nation: 'Crew Nation' Global Relief Fund

Crew members are the backbone of the live music industry. Live shows would not be possible without these incredible people behind the scenes of each and every concert. Live Nation is extending a helping hand to those workers who need it the most by creating the Crew Nation Fund. Live Nation will match all donations dollar for dollar, up to $10 million. Click the link below to donate or buy merch to support the cause now.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
New Jersey COVID-19 Information
World Health Organization

How It Spreads

What is known about the ways in which COVID-19 is easily spread and transmitted.

Protection Tips

Advice from the CDC on how to protect yourself and others to lower the risk of infection and minimize the spread.

Symptoms

CDC information on what the symptoms are, when to get tested and when to seek medical assistance.

If You Are Sick

Advice on what steps to take when illness is present, provided by covid19.nj.gov

NJ Testing

Testing centers are open in NJ.  Follow this link to the testing centers page at covid19.nj.gov

Mythbusters

Some Covid-19 misconceptions explained by the World Health Organization.