COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide Released

access_time Posted on: April 14th, 2020

Assistance for rural communities

The USDA and its Federal government partners have programs to provide temporary and long-term assistance to rural communities affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The programs assist recovery for rural residents, for-profit businesses, non-profit organizations, hospitals, etc. The programs offer assistance with financial issues, management, training, technical support, and state and local compliance.

Follow the link below for a resource matrix to identify funding opportunities in the CARES Act and other federal resources.

For updates on immediate action that the USDA is taking in response to COVID-19, visit

For information and news from the CDC on COVID-19, visit

If you need further clarification on these programs or any other, please contact a CGA Attorney using the link below.

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