Provided below is a compilation of resources and information for Virginia businesses in relation to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This page will be updated as more information becomes available. For COVID-19 relief for individuals and families, please visit the Commonwealth COVID-19 page.

Forward Virginia: Phase Three

View the Forward Virginia: Phase Three presentation.

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Forward Virginia: Phase One

View the Forward Virginia: Phase One presentation.

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Support Options for Businesses

Financial relief information for small and large businesses.

There are a number of federal loan and tax relief programs for small businesses with 500 employees or less in relation to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic public health crisis.

COVID-19 Small Business Financial Support Options - Virginia

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Mapping the Support Ecosystem for Disaster Finanacing Assistance

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Small Business Loan Comparison

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COVID-19 Large Business Financial Support Options – Virginia

For more information on federal tax relief and loan programs for employers with over 500 employees in relation to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic public health crisis.

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State Agency Resources

For more specific guidance and resources on the COVID-19 pandemic.

State Agency Resources

Department of Housing and Community Development
Guidance and information on housing and homelessness, State Building Code, Broadband, Community and Economic Development impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic

Virginia Tourism Corporation
Industry response toolkit along with messaging and brand response/ marketing tools for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Farmers and regulated industries impacted by the COVID-19 virus.

Center for Innovative Technology
Information for entrepreneurs and businesses.

Virginia Housing
Customers and Partners Impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Virginia Employment Commission
Unemployment benefits and other resources for workers and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
Information on mining, gas, oil and other industries affected by the XOVID-19 pandemic.

Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity
COVID-19 pandemic resources for small businesses

Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Guidance for restricted businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Department of Labor and Industry
Health and safety standards for the workplace.

Confidential, no-cost technical assistance to help create a strategy specific to your business needs.

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COVID-19 Industry Specific Resources

Below is a list of resources available to your businesses. Please select an industry from the drop-down box for more resources for your business and related industry.

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