COVID Information

Information and Resources for Industry Regarding COVID-19

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Department of Labor Resources

The Maine and US Departments of Labor have put together the following information for businesses and employess impacted by COVID-19

SBA (Small Business Administration) Loans

To protect small businesses, Governor Mills recently requested that the Small Business Administration (SBA) provide economic support loans to Maine small businesses in order to help them overcome any temporary loss of revenue due to COVID-19.

The SBA has approved Governor Mills’ application for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans.

Maine small businesses can now access and apply for Economic Impact Disaster Loans at www.sba.gov/disaster. The SBA toll-free line has been established to answer questions at 1-800-659-2955. Furthermore, in collaboration with the Department of Economic and Community Development, the SBA and its Resource Partners: U.S. Small Business Administration, SCORE and Women Business Centers will be providing workshops to answer questions and to help small businesses with the loan application process.

The annoucement from Governor Mills on the SBA Loan Program is at https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/news/sba-approves-governor-mills-application-loans-help-eligible-businesses-impacted-covid-19-2020

Information on loan amounts, use, eligibility and terms can be found at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Information/EIDLLoans

To apply for an SBA disaster loan, visit https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/

Maine Department of Health and Human Services - US CDC Resources

Maine Department of Economic and Community Development Resources

Maine Bureau of Insurance Resources

This webpage will be updated regularly.