COVID-19 Kaua'i Resources

You are not alone. We are all in this together.
This website is produced by the Kauai Chamber of Commerce to provide the general public and Kauai businesses with resources during this COVID-19 Outbreak.

Available Resources and Information

Federal Government Resources for Business

U.S. Small Business Administration
The SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to help businesses recover from declared disasters like COVID-19.

The United States Department of Labor
The Department of Labor has information for employers and workers on preparing workplaces and responding to COVID-19 in the workplace.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Connect directly with the  U.S. Chamber’s Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist. This is the first of a number of resources they are developing to help you connect Chamber members with the resources recently approved by Congress to respond to the ongoing pandemic.

Additional Federal Government Resources:

White House COVID-19 Task Force
For the latest official information from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force at the White House.

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Links and Information on how to protect yourself and what to do if you think you are sick.

The Administration for Children and Families
This page includes resources and information for ACF’s mission-related issues and programs affected by COVID-19.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
CFPB has advice for managing the personal financial impact of coronavirus.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Information on new federal tax filing deadlines and offers advice for deducting COVID-19 costs from your taxes.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued guidance for public housing authorities, landlords, shelters, non-profits, grantees, and stakeholders.

Farm Credit Administration
FCA is urging Farm Credit System institutions to work with borrowers affected by the virus and has notified system institutions of our willingness to provide them with temporary regulatory relief as they manage the operational challenges created by the pandemic. 

National Credit Union Administration
Information for Federally Insured Credit Unions and Members
Visit for additional federal resources in response to COVID-19

State and Local Resources

State of Hawai`i Department of Labor and Industrial Relations
Use this site to apply for unemployment claims for Hawai`i state residents.

Hawai`i Insurance Division
Hawai`i Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Insurance Division – investigates insurance related complaints.

Kaua`i Emergency Management Agency
KEMA has the most up-to-date information on Kaua`i County guidance, including Mayor Kawakami’s emergency rules for COVID-19.

Hawai`i State Department of Health
Up-to-date information of the impacts of COVID-19 on the state of Hawai`i, including state emergency orders for citizens from Governor Ige.