MSEA-SEIU Local 1989 COVID-19 Solidarity and Resources List

MSEA-SEIU Member-Specific Resources
•    Employer-Specific FAQs about COVID-19 and MSEA9
•    MSEA-SEIU Emergency Relief Fund Online Application
•    Have an issue or concern? Please ask your question using this official MSEA-SEIU link. We’ve created that form to be able to track and respond to the issues and concerns of all the workers we represent.
•    How to contact us: Contact the MSEA-SEIU staff. Contact the MSEA-SEIU Board of Directors. Contact the MSEA-SEIU Officers.
•    Stay connected: our website, facebook, instagram, twitter


•    Maine 211
•    Maine State Employees Health Insurance Directory
o   Telehealth link
•    Johns Hopkins Univerity & Medicine Coronavirus Resource Center
•    Maine CDC COVID-19 Resource Page
•    CDC cloth facemask pattern

Family Resources

•    Searchable website for childcare choices
•    Maine Family Planning Telehealth Appointments
•    Schools providing meals to students during closures from COVID-19
•    WIC may be available for workers recently unemployed. Call: 1-800-437-9300


Volunteer and Community Action Opportunities
Maine Helps (from the Office of Governor Mills)
•   Mainer’s Together Organizing and Advocacy
•   Maine Renters United

Financial Resources

•    Maine Department of Labor COVID-19 Resources
•    Maine Equal Justice COVID-19 Resources
•    FAFSA COVID19 Forbearance page

Food Resources

•    Local Farm Products and alternative pickup locations
•    Maine Food Pantries
•    Food Stamps and work requirements change during crisis

Mental and Emotional Health

•    CDC Guide around managing anxiety and stress during COVID-19 Pandemic
•    National Alliance on Mental Illness Resources
•    Family Violence Project Maine. Helpline Open 24/7:  1-877-890-7788
•    COVID-19 and Your Mental Health

Seniors and Retirees

•    Maine Association of Area Agencies on Aging
• Senior Citizen Resources
•    Prescription Drug Resources
•    Maine legal services for the elderly. Helpline -1-800-750-5353
•    AARP Community Connections – Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Working From Home Tips

•    How to effectively work from home during the coronavirus outbreak, when you have kids
•    How to work from home with children
•    5 tips for working from home amid COVID-19
•    6 tips on homeschooling during the coronavirus

Updated: May 6, 2020 — 12:51 PM