District 2 Resources and Free Training March 2020

Unemployment Compensation Links

For California: https://www.edd.ca.gov
For Nevada: https://ui.nv.gov/css.html
For Arizona: https://des.az.gov
For Hawaii: https://labor.hawaii.gov/ui/ 
"What You Need to File a CA Unemployment Claim" Worksheet: https://bit.ly/2UHTWQb

Safety, Health and Financial Info:

Go to your state website - search for State Department of Public Health
IATSE Cares www.iatsecares.org email: iacares@iatse.net
IATSE Coronavirus Portal  www.iatse.net
Domestic Violence: Hotline 800-799-7233; Chat: National Domestic Violence Network 
211.org or call 211

Unitedway.org
https://actorsfund.org/
CARES Act: CARES Acthttp://www.unioncounsel.net/cares_act_cheat_sheet.pdf
MPTF IATSE Relief: https://mptf.com/covid-19-relief-funds/#iatse or (323) 624-3888

California Labor Federation Resource List
Los Angeles Mass Resource List
San Francisco Resources List

Tools for anxiety/Focus/Dealing with Crisis:

https://wp.behindthescenescharity.org
https://www.headspace.com/
https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline
YogaWithAdriene - YouTube

You can also google your local Mental Health organizations – many are providing virtual/online consulting. 

Online Courses for Career Development and Training:

https://courses.etcconnect.com/
https://www.avixa.org/avixa-stands-with-the-av-industry
https://www.iatsetrainingtrust.org/
https://mailchi.mp/iatsetrainingtrust/iatse-ttf-newsletter-2020-03-20
https://www.iatsetrainingtrust.org/lil (takes you to LinkedIn Learning, formerly Lynda.com)

https://etcp.esta.org
Updated list of all Entertainment Technology Trainings during Covid-19:
http://www.magnumco.com/learning/every-free-event-technology-training-class-tutorial-and-workshop-being-offered-during-covid-19-updating/

Home Learning & Food Needs:

Southern Nevada: https://www.threesquare.org/     
Northern Nevada: https://fbnn.org/get-involved/volunteer/   
Los Angeles, CA:https://achieve.lausd.net/resourceshttps://www.lafoodbank.org/ 
Bay Area, CA: https://www.sfmfoodbank.org/ 
Hawaii:http://www.hawaiifoodbank.org/   
Arizona: https://www.azhealthzone.org/summerfood/http://www.azfoodbanks.org/

Mask Project

There are a number of sources available providing patterns for creating masks as well as suggestions for distribution. Each locale is subject to local and state restrictions. Video examples:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=161&v=nkf89reikGU&feature=emb_logohttps://wgno.com/news/health/coronavirus/local-seamstress-shows-how-to-make-your-own-surgical-ma

Other helpful mask-making resources:http://diyn95.com/index.php/make-it-yourself-the-guide/
https://smartairfilters.com/en/blog/best-materials-make-diy-face-mask-virus/

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Nationwide:American Red Cross
In Los Angeles: LA Labor COVID-19 Volunteer Corps  

Northern California/Bay Area: https://www.donateppe.org/bayareahttps://sf.gov/be-emergency-volunteer

Encourage members to be prepared for a minimum two weeks of isolation. Avoid hoarding – we are all in this together. Include pet supplies. Have prescriptions filled and spare glasses ready. There are several websites with recommendations for local emergency supplies. 

Thank you so much for partnering with the IATSE Women’s Committee for the benefit of all IATSE members. When posting about this project use #IATSEWomenUP


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