COVID-19 Resources & Impacts for Businesses

As the regional chamber of commerce, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership is committed to providing employers with the latest information and resources to help you deal with COVID-19 and its impact on business, our community, state and nation.

5/21/20 Employer Services Corporation: COVID-19 Employee Daily Health-Screening Form

5/21/20 Employer Services Corporation: COVID-19 Employee Health-Screening Questionnaire 

5/21/20 Employer Services Corporation: Job Refusal Checklist Form

4/15 Child & Family Services: EAP Program

4/15 City of Buffalo: EAP Program

4/15 United Way: Work/Life Solutions

4/15 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Cleaning and Disinfecting your Facility

4/15 NYS Department of Environmental Conservation: Products Registered in NY for Use Against COVID-19

ZOOM – $0-19.99*
Services Provided: Video Conferencing | Web Conferencing/Webinar | Security/EncryptionIn response to COVID-19: free for educators to move toward virtual learning

ZOOM PHONE – $14.99
Services Provided: Audio/Phone | Security/Encryption

SLACK – $0-12.50
Services Provided: Video Conferencing | Instant Messaging | Information Storage/Sharing | Security/Encryption

LOOM – $0-5/PER USER*
Services Provided: Video Conferencing | Web Conferencing/Webinar |Instant Messaging*In response to COVID-19 through July 1: free for educators, recording limit removed on the free plan, free trial extended to 30 days, Loom Pro price adjusted to $5/month

RING CENTRAL – $24.99-49.99 PER USER*
Services Provided: Video Conferencing | Web Conferencing/Webinar | Audio/Phone | Instant Messaging*In response to COVID-19: Three months free RingCentral Office for K12 educators, health providers and non-profits

GOTOMEETING – $12-16/PER USER*
Services Provided: Video Conferencing | Web Conferencing/Webinar | Audio/Phone | Instant Messaging*In response to COVID-19: some organizations may be eligible for access to free emergency remote work toolkit.

5/1 BNP Webisode: NYS Shared Work Program – Retain Employees During a Slowdown

4/23 NYS Department of Labor: Shared Work Program

4/23 NYS Department of Labor: FAQs

International Association of Business Communicators: COVID-19 Resources & Template Communications

The Communications Network: COVID-19 Crisis Communications Triage Kit

Small Business Development Center

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Resilience in a Box

Harvard Business Review: Company Emergency Remote-Work Plan

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: COVID-19 Print Resources

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Coronavirus Small Business Guide

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership will continually provide contact information for companies offering high-demand products in response to COVID-19.

Body Temperature Scanners

 

Commercial Cleaning Services

 

Personal Protective Equipment

 

Temporary Medical Staffing

 

Staffing

 

Safety and Security Services

 

Hand Sanitizer

 

Hand Sanitizer Stations

 

Protective/Social Distancing Workplace Equipment

 

Workplace Signage

 

Virtual Workplace Services

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