Below is a list of resources specific to our Southeast Conservation Corps program based out of Chattanooga, TN. For members and interns affected by COVID-19 changes including remote work, suspensions, season postponements, and exits, hopefully this resource can assist during these unprecedented times.
Please don't hesitate to reach out to program staff with questions - we are here to help!
This is not an endorsement by SECC or Conservation Legacy. This is meant only as a source of further information for members and interns affected by COVID-19.
|Need||Resources||Updates | Notes|
|Tennessee Dept of Health COVID-19 information||link||Information for the public about the spread of COVID-19 in Tennessee. Updated daily.|
|Food Security||link||Need food? Click the link to visit the Facebook Page for the Chattanooga area Food Bank. |
Dial 211 for emergency food assistance or call (423) 265-8000.
|COVID-19 Hotline||(423) 209-8383||Call the number for up-to-date, reliable, and accurate information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)|
|Chattanooga COVID-19 Community Assistance FB page||link||Grassroots/community-run Facebook page for resource sharing and mutual aid. Updated regularly, so check back often!|
|Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department||link||Hotlines, COVID-19 case information, press releases, and links to additional resources|
|Coronavirus Rumor Control||link||Heard a rumor about COVID-19 that you want to fact-check? FEMA has you covered.|
|Apply for Tennessee Unemployment Insurance||link||Not guaranteed--Conservation Legacy/SECC can provide supporting documents but ultimately the decision is made by DES.|
|Apply for Food Stamp Benefits (SNAP)||link||Apply for food stamps by visiting this link. You can also call the Food Bank for assistance at (423) 265-8000|