Assistance for Small Businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program prioritizes millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $349 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses. For more information CLICK HERE

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Click on the link for more information: Sba.gov/disaster
At the end of the application, click the button that says to apply for quick 10,000.00.

SAMA is committed to providing our small business community with the latest information concerning the Coronavirus. We will continue to post as much information as it becomes available including links to important sites.

The Small Business Administration has issued a news release on Tuesday, March 17th offering disaster assistance to Connecticut small businesses economically impacted by the Coronavirus.

This news release contains a hyperlink to apply online. We have also uploaded the application in PDF which we recommend you review first to become familiar with any necessary items you may need to collect in order to apply.

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Click for application PDF

For more information on COVID-19 and what you can do to keep healthy and safe, visit the Centers for Disease Control at cdc.gov or visit our states website at ct.gov/coronavirus.

Governor Lamont is telling Connecticut residents to “Stay Safe, Stay Home.” All non-essential workers statewide are being directed to work from home, effective Monday, March 23 at 8:00 p.m. For the latest information, resources, executive orders, and guidance related to coronavirus (COVID-19)

These types of businesses will remain open: food supply chain, grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations, health care, doctors offices, financial services, childcare services, auto repair and hardware services.

Liquor stores would remain open and restaurants and bars are allowed to offer takeout and delivery services. No one is allowed to dine-in at a local establishment. Officials said individuals wouldn’t be fined for violating the order but non-essential businesses that choose to remain open could be fined.

List of the designated essential businesses:

News, Announcements, and unemployment information

www.ctdol.state.ct.us for all updated information.

INFORMATION FOR FILING YOUR INITIAL UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIM

Unemployment Separation Package: www.ctdol.state.ct.us/hp/uc-62twithbabel3-2020.pdf

To file on-line go tohttp://www.filectui.com

Dine-In Closed – STARTING MARCH 17 – By The Executive Order Of The Governor, Until Further Notice

DINE- IN Poster PDF

Comida Cenar a Dentro Estarán Cerrados Comenzando – el 17 de Marzo del 2020 – Por Orden Ejecutiva del Gobernador Hasta Nuevo Aviso

DINE- IN Poster Spanish PDF

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