Pandemic Resources

How To Help, Where To Get Help

March 17, 2020
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By now, we know how to wash our hands properly. Here are some other resources that we hope will be helpful.

Madison And Dane County Public Health Department's latest info

Wisconsin Department of Public Health latest info

Updated List of Food Resources in Madison and Dane County

Dane County Neighbors Helping Neighbors is a Facebook page where folks can go if they need help or if they can offer any.

NewBridge Madison is looking for donations of supplies and money to distribute essentials to vulnerable adults.

Send A Smile to help senior adults at Attic Angels. Residents may experience feelings of sadness or blues due to the social isolation and sudden change of daily routine.

The River Food Pantry is offering curbside pickup of  food and is also looking for donations and volunteers.

MIddleton Outreach Ministry can offer food assistance.

The Madison Virtual Tip Jar is a way to help service workers who aren't working because of this pandemic.

Madison Metro Bus --information about route changes.

The Restaurant Workers Community Fund has information for restaurants and workers in this difficult time.

Madison School District Nutrition Sites. Find out where your kids can get food while schools are closed.

Goodman Community Center Information. Find out how to get food from their drive-up food pantry.

Dane County Boys & Girls Club is looking for donations to offer meals to kids and other services.

Connect With Farmers Find out how to get farmers' goods now that the Dane County Farmers Market isn't happening.

Red Cross Click to find out where to donate blood. Supplies are very low right now.

Unemployment Benefits. File for benefits if you are out of work.

Dane County Humane Society Find out how to adopt a pet and other up to date info.

Area churches are offering emergency food boxes and curbside pickup. Call First United Methodist Church - 608-251-4407, Bethel Lutheran Church - 608-257-2621, or Grace Episcopal Church - 608-255-5147.

Second Harvest Foodbank is collecting donations to distribute Care Boxes of food

Absentee Voting Assistance Click here if you need help finding someone to witness your absentee ballot.

Protective Gear/Donate or Sell The state is looking for companies or organizations to donate or sell items including gloves, masks, face shields and more.

This list will grow! If you see a resource we should know about, please email Kitty.Dunn@entercom.com.