COVID-19 Emergency Resources

Important Unemployment Benefits Update:

For Information about Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA), click here. PUA is unemployment benefits for independent contractors and sole proprietors. Please note that you cannot get PUA and have an SBA PPP loan.


Re-Opening Resources

Compiled below is a list of resources to help small business during this unprecedented crisis. If you have any questions or are in need of assistance, please contact Pam Andersen.

Small Business Assistance


CDP Inside Scoop Business News

For Small Business Assistance Loans

Business Re-Opening Resources

General Re-opening Guidance

Industry Specific Guidelines

Individual Business Assistance

Other Online Resources

Legal Assistance

  • The Lawyers for Civil Rights Boston has video training to help employers, visit their website and facebook page.
  • WE CAN offers Business Law Legal Consults to businesses on Cape Cod. Call WE CAN at 508-430-8111 to schedule an appointment.

Massachusetts Statewide Information


General Resources

Food and Restaurant Resources

Resources for Agriculture

Resources for Artists

Unemployment Information


Other Resources
  • Love, Live, Local a Hyannis based non-profit is offering free listings to any business that is currently open. You can message them on their Facebook page.
  • The U.S. Chamber Foundation is launching the Save Small Business Fund with Vistaprint to provide assistance to small businesses and local chambers of commerce impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. For More information click here.
  • Cape Cod Resiliency Fund - From Live, Love, Local will provide direct grants to small business owners on Cape Cod to offer some relief from economic damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Applications will open in early June.
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