The New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub is available to provide you with the most up-to-date information about COVID-19 and the State's response, including information about services such as food assistance and small business assistance.
The website also allows the public to find information by topic, such at COVID-19 illness, employee benefits, education resources, and much more. Included is also a symptom checker with tailored advice and testing information.
Click the link for more information about COVID-19 and the effect it is having on businesses. You can submit questions in their chat function on the website. Some topics included are:
- Economic Assistance for Businesses
- Business Operations Guidelines
- Guidance for Employers
- Benefits for Impacted Individuals
- General Information about COVID-19
Small Business Assistance
Designed to assist our county small businesses coping with the coronavirus, specific to Burlington County.
Press Release Link
Small Business Loan Application
Food Assistance for Vulnerable Families
NJ Human Services Announces $70 Million in Food Assistance for Vulnerable Families in New Jersey
Press Release Link
See if you qualify for food assistance, cash assistance, and health insurnace: NJ Helps Link
Scam Alert: Targeting Information for Stimulus Check
A dangerous and effective new scam is telling New Jersey residents taht they need to provide their bank account information via phone, e-mail, or social media message in order to "receive" their $1,200 federal stimulus check.
Click this link for: more information from your Senator and Assembly Members.
A Coronavirus Pandemic Resource Guide for New Jerseyans
Click Here to view the PDF.
Complied by the Office of U.S. Senator Cory Booker
Updated April 4, 2020
Shelter Funding & Information
Shelter Funding: Please click below for information regarding Shelter funding available for first responders.
NJ Non-Congregate Sheltering Response Link
Testing Hotline information: No script required. Persons experiencing symptoms should call #609-726-7097.
MVC Agency Press Release
Inspection Station Closures Extended Until May 11
MVC Press Release Link
Swift Reach Message from the County
Hi! I am Dr. Herb Conaway, Director of the Burlington County Health Department with an important message for Burlington County residents.
If you are currently experiencing COVID-19 symptoms:
- Shortness of Breath
You can get a COVID test. County testing takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays and is located at the Emergency Services Training Center behind the Burlington County Institute of Technology off Woodland Road in Westampton.
To make an appointment for testing call 609-726-7097. NO DOCTOR'S PRESCRIPTION REQUIRED AND TESTING IS FREE OF CHARGE. Please just call ahead and make an appointment.
The testing site will be open to Burlington County residents and first responders and frontline hospital staff working in Burlington County.
Again, that hotline number is 609-726-7097.
If you think you have COVID-19, please get tested, and help us limit the spread of this virus.
Continues commitment to no disconnects or late fees, keeping business and outdoor Xfinity WiFi hotspots open nationally for free, giving customers unlimited data, and 60 days or free access for low-income families through internet essentials.
Read Comcast's Full Statement
NJ Deptartment of Labor Statement
To begin making pandemic unemployment assistance payments this week.
Read NJ DOL's Full Statement
The Freeholder Board Drive-up Food Distribution
Friday, May 8 from 1-3PM.
To get food, go to the TIC Building, 2001 Bishops Gate Blvd., in Mt. Laurel (you must enter from Briggs Road – vehicles cannot enter from Route 38).
Drive-thru Food Distribution Event Link