A Compilation of Resources to Help Guide Social Workers through Coronavirus (COVID-19)
From the Institute for Disaster Mental Health
Managing Stress in This Anxious Time
A compilation of great resources by Prevent Child Abuse America
Coronavirus Tips & Resources for Parents, Children & Others

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients and providers in the wake of the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. To help you stay up to date on CMS and HHS materials available on the Coronavirus, a virtual toolkit has been posted. 
https://cms.gov/outreach-education/partner-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-partner-toolkit

GA Guidance for Health Care Providers for Reporting Possible Cases of COVID-19 to DPH

https://www.gha.org/Coronavirus

Georgia Department of Public Health
https://dph.georgia.gov/novelcoronavirus

John Hopkins Medicine.org – What is Social Distancing and Self-Quarantine https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/coronavirus/coronavirus-social-distancing-and-self-quarantine

John Hopkins Medicine.org – COVID -19 Facts vs Myths
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/coronavirus/2019-novel-coronavirus-myth-versus-fact  

Georgia Department of Health – Coastal District
https://www.gachd.org/emergency-prep/covid-19-preparedness-response/

Valdosta City Limits COVID 19 Preparedness- Response
https://www.valdostacity.com/public-information/covid-19-preparedness-response

University System of Georgia
https://www.usg.edu/%20coronavirus

Georgia Department of Education
https://www.gadoe.org/External-Affairs-and-Policy/communications/Pages/coronavirus.aspx

Red Cross Media Statement on Coronavirus Disease 2019
https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/press-release/2020/red-cross-media-statement-on-2019-novel-coronavirus.html

Atlanta Magazine – How you can Help Those in Need in Atlanta (COVID-19)
https://www.atlantamagazine.com/news-culture-articles/covid-19-how-you-can-help-those-in-need-in-atlanta/

Atlanta Community Food Bank
https://acfb.org/covid-19-response

Feeding America (Locate a Local Food Bank)
https://www.feedingamerica.org/find-your-local-foodbank?Page=1&state=GA

Safeguards, Options Available for Voting During Virus Concerns https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections/safeguards_options_available_for_voting_during_virus_concerns

Secretary of State Warns Georgians About Con Artist Coronavirus Charities 

https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/charities/secretary_of_state_brad_raffensperger_warns_

georgians_about_con_artist_coronavirus_charities

GA TeleMental Health Rules & FAQs
TeleMental Health Rule GENERAL Guidelines/FAQ's. - NOT ALL INCLUSIVE
https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/43/faq#

Rule 135-11-.01 TeleMental Health
http://rules.sos.ga.gov/gac/135-11

NASW Resources Related to COVID-19:
Ethics:

https://www.socialworkers.org/About/Ethics/Ethics-Education-and-Resources/Ethics-8/Coronavirus-8-Ethical-Considerations-for-Social-Workers,

Tele-mental Health

https://www.socialworkers.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=evgx77RtVLI%3d&portalid=0,

https://www.socialworkers.org/Practice/Infectious-Diseases/Coronavirus/Telehealth

If a member has a specific question, we continue to provide ethics consultations 4 days per week.  The member can always direct questions to the ethics consultation resource at https://www.socialworkers.org/About/Ethics/Ethics-Education-and-Resources/Ethics-Consultations

NASW National Information Related to COVID-19 NASW National Information related to COVID 19 - Including: Helping People in Special Populations.  Ethical Considerations, Practicing During the Pandemic, Supporting Clients and Self Care, and Tele-Health

NASW National - COVID-19 and Student Loan Management
Understand and Manage Your Student Loans

Center for Victims of Torture

https://www.cvt.org/COVID-19-resources

CDC to issue new guidelines on preventing coronavirus  spread in state, national parks

https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/cdc-issue-guidelines-preventing-coronavirus-spread-state-national/story?id=69810811

 

Georgia Center for Non-Profits -Non Profit Guide to COVID 19 Planning

https://www.gcn.org/articles/Emergency-planning-for-nonprofits-Coronavirus-and-beyond

 

Greater Atlanta Response and Recovery Fund

http://cfgreateratlanta.org/nonprofits/available-grants/covid-19-response-recovery-fund/

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's 2020 Executive Orders

https://gov.georgia.gov/executive-action/executive-orders/2020-executive-orders

Safety and COVID-19 in Our Professional Social Work Roles:  Rights, Responsibilities, and Resources (Erlene Grise-Owens and Linda May Grobman)

https://www.socialworker.com/feature-articles/self-care/safety-covid-19-social-work-rights-responsibilities-resources/

Social Work and the COVID-19 Crisis: International Perspectives

https://www.ifsw.org/webinar-social-work-and-the-covid-19-crisis-international-perspectives/

Additional Resources:
COVID 19 Resources for Clinical Mental Health Professionals
https://acswa.org/covid-19-resources/
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