The Office of Small Business Assistance is standing by to help businesses know how to connect with resources in these troubling times. Our team is tirelessly working on referring businesses to the help they’re asking for. The fastest way to get in touch with the team is by emailing or using the “Need Help?” button found on most state agency websites or visiting

The team has been getting a lot of questions from business owners having to lay off or reduce the hours of staff, what needs to be done for employees being released, and asking about how to pay rent and utilities. Businesses with similar questions are encouraged to visit the following websites:

And finally, the latest information on resources for workers and business owners is available at