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Links And Information To Help You Get Through These COVID-19 Times

For the health and safety of our communities, the University of Maryland Extension will extend the suspension of all in-person MG and 4-H events, practices, club meetings, and programs through May 31, 2020. All time frames will continue to be re-evaluated as we receive new information and directives from government and health officials, as well as UMD campus administration. 

 

Information, services, and assistance regarding COVID-19

 

Local Resources

              Erin Marie Farley BSN, RN
              Community Wellness Manager
              CalvertHealth Medical Center
              100 Hospital Road | Prince Frederick, MD 20678
              Office: 410.414.4573
              E-Mail:erin.farley@calverthealthmed.org

  • Pandemic - EBT: A summary of the information for Maryland for the P-EBT. Benefits for Maryland will be coming in June.
  • SNAP Online Shopping: Using SNAP online was piloted in Maryland last Wednesday and launched last week. In Maryland online shopping with SNAP will currently be available at 3 vendors (Walmart, Amazon and ShopRite).
  • If an individual was not on SNAP previously the best way to apply for benefits is to utilize this website: https://mydhrbenefits.dhr.state.md.us/
  • Additional SNAP Questions: In April and May additional funds were provided to SNAP recipients. Currently the June levels will resume to normal levels (except for P-EBT).
  • MDA Releases COVID-19 Guidance: Food Safety Newsletter for Maryland Farmers; Keeping the Food Chain Safe and Moving (June 30, 2020)

Federal Resources

Emergency Preparedness Resources

  • NSF: Disaster & Emergency

Cleaning, Hand Washing, and Food Safety Resources

Family Resources

Financial Wellness Resources

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