COVID-19 Resources

Click on the links below for more information.

Government Resources

Youth Resources

Meals for children:

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Being Homebound with Youth

Knowing when your child is capable of staying home alone and preparing them for the challenges of doing so is not an easy task.  The Extension provides a video series that can help:  Preparing Children for Being Home Alone

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Mr. Young’s Adapted Physical Education Youtube Channel is creating videos about how to have PE at home using materials you have on hand. Mr. Jordan Young is an Adapted PE teacher in La Crosse, WI, but his youtube PE videos can be used by anyone.

Storytime Online has videos of professional actors reading picture books with animated illustrations.

Cosmic Kids Yoga is a free youtube channel that combines storytelling with yoga movements for kids 3+ to get their wiggles out or deal with their anxiety.

A Doctor Visit From Home – What is Telemedicine

Nutrition and Food Access Resources

Meals for children:

 

Kewaunee County Food Pantry Please also follow their Facebook page for up to date pickup information: https://www.facebook.com/kcfpantry/?hc_location=ufi

Boys & Girls Club

United Way of Door County 

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Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of restaurants and their hours of operation.

ALGOMA AREA FOOD & DINING GUIDE DURING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

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211 for Seniors

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Food Safety Information

Food Safety and COVID-19

Carry Out Food Safety

Fresh produce concerns

Grocery Store Food Safety

Personal Finance and Small Business Resources

Extension State Specialists put together information about:

Learn about if your business qualifies for Economic Injury Disaster Loans from the US Small Business Administration.

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has a list of resources available to Wisconsin businesses from WEDC and other local, state and federal agencies

Kewaunee County Economic Development Corporation has information for businesses in our community
http://kcedc.org/business-resources/information-for-businesses-on-covid-19/

Kewaunee County Salvation Army – Contact Matt Joski at (920) 255-1100 with questions.

Farming Resources

The Division of Food and Recreational Safety (DFRS) has discontinued normal inspection activity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To ensure that new Bulk Milk Weighers and Samplers (BMWS) are able to sample and pick up milk during this period, the division is adopting a modified version of the BMWS licensing process.

DFRS is committed to working with the industry to find new and creative ways to ship milk during this unique time period. Please review the new process that’s now in place:

Dairy Industry Partners information from DFRS 03242020

Extension’s website on Preparing for COVID-19 on Farms

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COVID-19: I’m a farmer and I am afraid – what are my risks?

A good source of information for farmers, including:

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Resilient Farms, Families, Businesses & Communities: Responding to Stress

A Doctor Visit From Home – What is Telemedicine

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COVID-19 Strategies for Farmers Markets

Health and Well-Being Resources

Resilient Wisconsin https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p02670.pdf

Fact sheet from Great Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR) on guidance for caregivers during self-isolation: https://gwaar.org/api/cms/viewFile/id/2005926

Fact sheet from Generations United on how grandparents raising grandchildren can adapt to COVID-19: https://www.gu.org/app/uploads/2020/03/COVID-19-Fact-Sheet-3-17-20.pdf

Infographic from the North Central Region Aging Network (NCRAN) on maintaining social connection during social distancing: http://www.ncran.org/2020/03/18/maintaining-social-connections-during-social-distancing/

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Staying Calm and Alleviating Fear

20 Second meditations (PDF, 1 page) – Perfect ways to achieve calm in the 20 seconds of washing your hands

Managing Fear and Anxiety(PDF, 2 pages) – How to recognize the many different reactions to the changing situation and ways to deal with them.

Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

A Doctor Visit From Home – What is Telemedicine

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Advice for navigating COVID-19 with diabetes from the Comprehensive Diabetes Center at the UW-Madison

Resources for Older Adults

Fact sheet from Great Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (GWAAR) on guidance for caregivers during self-isolation: https://gwaar.org/api/cms/viewFile/id/2005926

Fact sheet from Generations United on how grandparents raising grandchildren can adapt to COVID-19: https://www.gu.org/app/uploads/2020/03/COVID-19-Fact-Sheet-3-17-20.pdf

Infographic from the North Central Region Aging Network (NCRAN) on maintaining social connection during social distancing: http://www.ncran.org/2020/03/18/maintaining-social-connections-during-social-distancing/

Guidance and resources for families that are experiencing financial impactshttps://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/toughtimes/covid-19-financial-resources/

A Doctor Visit From Home – What is Telemedicine

Spanish Language Resources