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Resources for legal community and the public can be accessed at the links below.

Click here for information on the Connecticut Bar Association's response to COVID-19.



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For the Public

ABA creates task force to help Americans cope with pandemic
American Bar Association 

ABA Law Practice Division Disaster Resources
American Bar Association

ABA Committee on Disaster Response and Preparedness Resources

American Bar Association 

CDC COVID-19 website
Centers for Disease Control 

Keeping the Workplace Safe 
Centers for Disease Control 
 
Reducing Stigma Related to COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control 

Looking Up Charities Online
CT.gov

Coronavirus in Connecticut: Live updates, hour-by-hour
CT Post 
 
Connecticut Employment Law Blog
Dan Schwartz

PSA Safe Grocery Shopping in COVID-19 Pandemic
Dr. Jeffrey Van Wingen

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

Avoid Charity Scams
IRS

What Employers Need to Know About the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
JD Supra

COVID-19: Common Employer Questions Asked and Answered!
Littler

Pandemic Roundtable
National Association of Bar Executives

Knowledgeable About Pandemics #naBEMore
National Association of Bar Executives

Government Contracts Legal Insight: FCA Risks in the Wake of COVID-19: Be Prepared for the Inevitable Audits and Investigations
Nichols Liu LLP

COVID-19 Update: Connecticut's "Stay Safe – Stay at Home Order"
Shipman & Goodwin LLP

Federal Government Response to COVID-19
USA.gov 

COVID-19 ("Coronavirus") Information and Resources for Schools and School Personnel
US Department of Education

Volunteer Square

Why Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Spread Exponentially and How to "Flatten the Curve" 
Washington Post 

COVID-19 Advice for the Public
World Health Organization 

Information and Free Online Learning During COVID-19 School Closures

For the Legal Profession

The Practice of Law

Continuity Planning
American Bar Association

Law Practice Management Systems
American Bar Association

CATIC - COVID 19 Resources
CATIC

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

COVID-19 Response and Data Protection Law in the EU and US
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

What Lessons Lawyers Can Learn From Week One of Working From Home
Law.com

Preparing for the Unknown – Disaster Preparedness and Business Continuity Planning for Law Firms
MyCase

Advisory Regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Legal Issues in the US
The National Law Review

CT Free Legal Answers - Volunteer Virtually


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Continuity Planning Resources Page
ABA Division of Bar Services

Law Firms Working Remotely During the Coronavirus Shutdown
D. Todd Smith, President, Austin Bar Association, Texas Bar Blog, State Bar of Texas

What Employers Need to Know About The Families First Coronavirus Response Act
JD Supra

COVID-19: Common Employer Questions Asked and Answered!
Littler

An Attorney's Guide to Setting up a Remote Law Firm
MyCase

How to Manage your Law Firm Remotely During COVID-19
The National Law Review

Resource for Lawyers and Law Firms

UPDATED (March 26) Free Tools, Resources, and Financial Help for Business Owners Hit by Covid-19

Working From Home: The Future of Business is Remote
ZDNet

Other

American Bar Association COVID-19 Resources and Webinars 
American Bar Association 

Rider X- Covid 19
CBA Real Property Section

Health and Wellness

Yale Health 24-Hour Hotline | (203)432-6604

Face Mask Sewing Pattern (Donations can be mailed to Yale New Haven Health (Attn.: PPE Donations), 600 Derby Ave., West Haven, CT 06516. They can also be dropped off there Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

COVID-19 Mental Health Resources
American Bar Association 

Mindfulness, Mental Health, and Wellness
American Bar Association

Mental Health Resources for the Legal Profession During COVID-19
American Bar Association 

Keeping Your Distance to Stay Safe
American Psychology Association 

How Leaders Can Maximize Trust and Minimize Stress During the COVID-19 Pandemic
American Psychology Association 

Calm Mindfulness Free Resources

Managing Stress and Anxiety (related to COVID-10)
Centers for Disease Control 

How to Preserve Your Mental Strength When Everything is Uncertain 
Forbes

Free Meditations
Headspace

COVID-19: Managing Stress and Mood During a Pandemic
Connecticut Law Tribune

Seven Guidelines for Parents Who Are Divorce/Separated and Sharing Custody of Children During the COVID19 Pandemic
Leaders from the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and AFCC - Posted on Mediate.com

Mount Sinai to Begin the Transfer of COVID-19 Antibodies into Critically Ill Patients
Mount Sinai Hospital 

Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
National Child Traumatic Stress Network

The Social Distance Game
 
Resources for Managing Stress due to COVID-19
US Department of Veterans Affairs

Why Outbreaks Like Coronavirus Spread Exponentially and How to "Flatten the Curve" 
Washington Post 

The Math Behind Why We Need Social Distancing
Vox.com

How Cancelled Events and Self-Quarantines Save Lives
Vox.com

CWML Announces Public Collection of COVID-19 Citations
Yale Library 

Other 

Reducing Stigma Related to COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control 

Explore Live Nature

Free Virtual Workouts For The Next Six Weeks 

Access and analyze trusted COVID-19 (Coronavirus) global data
Tableau.com COVID-19 Data Hub

How Our Brains Make Coronavirus Seem Scarier than It Is
Washington Post 

Virtual 19th Amendment Scavenger Hunt

Virtual Walt Disney World and Disneyland Rides 

33 National Park Tours You Can Take Virtually From The Comfort of Your Home

Eight Digital Education Resources from the Smithsonian

Virtual Field Trips for Families April to May Calendar

2020 Online Videos & Activities for Kids during COVID-19
Idea Makers 

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