COVID-19 - Rhode Island Commerce

COVID-19

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Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of all Rhode Islanders.

For the latest information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) please visit the official page of the Rhode Island Department of Health. People with general questions about COVID-19 should call 401-222-8022.

If you are dialing after business hours, please call 211.

Information on SBA Disaster Loan Assistance

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced it is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Rhode Island small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at: https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov for more information on SBA disaster assistance. Having trouble with the SBA application? Read our FAQ page here.

If your business has questions regarding SBA loans and access to capital, please call our Small Business Hotline during business hours at (401) 521-HELP or e-mail info@commerceri.com anytime.

For questions on temporary disability insurance (TDI), unemployment insurance (UI), and other benefits, please review the COVID-19 Workplace Fact Sheet. Requests for assistance can also be made by emailing dlt.covid19@dlt.ri.gov or calling (401) 462-2020.

Updates and Resources

 

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