COVID-19

Please check back often for updates on the COVID-19 crisis  https://nysaflcio.org/COVID19

New York State Department of Health COVID-19 Tracker

NYS tracker of cases by county.

Below are links to resources for Workers. Please share with us any other resources you have found which may benefit Working Men & Women.

FOR Clarification OR if You Cannot find the Information You Need, Please Contact the CNY AREA Labor Federation AFL-CIO/Wendy Colucci, Field Coordinator at 315-383-2712 or [email protected]

National Updates and Resources 

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

NY State Updates and Resources

New York State Official website

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home

NYS on PAUSE Extended

All non-essential workers must continue to work from home, and everyone is required to maintain a 6-foot distance in public.

NYS AFL-CIO

We are very fortunate to have a very strong New York State AFL-CIO that is able to continue to work remotely during this crisis. Please use their website as a labor resource during this time.

https://nysaflcio.org/COVID19

Local Updates and Resources

http://www.211.org/services/covid19

If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, or other essential services, find your local 211 or dial 211 to speak to someone who can help.

If you believe you have been exposed to the virus use this online tool to assess your condition and plan next steps.
https://www.upstate.edu/emergencymgt/trending/coronavirus.php

CNY Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO Updates and Resources

https://www.cnylabor.org/covid-19
Our site will be updates as often as possible with new information.

How can you help?

Donate to Food Bank of CNY 

If you can make a contribution, please write the check to the “Food Bank of CNY” and in the memo section, please write “account #26703”. You need to write that on the check so that it goes into our account. Please mail the check to the attention of Helen Hudson, AFL-CIO Community Services Liaison, United Way, 980 James Street, Syracuse, NY 13203.

How to file a complaint
If you work for a non-essential business, you may not be forced to go to the worksite or otherwise threatened if you do not work at a place other than your home.

https://labor.ny.gov/workerprotection/laborstandards/coronavirus-complaints.shtm

Do you need to host a virtual meeting?

https://zoom.us/ can be used on mobile devices too.
Wendy can assist in getting these setups if you need help. National AFL-CIO will be offering training soon.

We also have access to texting tools to send out messages - If you have a list of cell numbers.

On behalf of the CNY Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO - we hope that everyone stays SAFE!

Should you need additional resources, please reach out and we will do our best to provide information.

WASH YOUR HANDS!

UUP has shared these COVID-19 resources: