Senator Toomey - COVID-19 Resources for Pennsylvania Families & Businesses

COVID-19 Resources for Pennsylvania Families, Businesses Available on Toomey’s Website

Allentown, Pa.-- Since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak, there has been understandable concern and uncertainty. To help Pennsylvania families and businesses access resources made available by theCARES Actand other sources, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) has created a web page to provide straightforward information.


Pennsylvanians will find information about programs and assistance provided for individuals, families, and businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pennsylvanians will find information on:

  • Direct payments to individuals and families
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Paid sick and emergency family leave
  • Federal income taxes
  • Temporary relief for federal student loan borrowers

Businesses will find information on:

  • Small Business Administration’s (SBA)
  • Paycheck Protection Program Loans
  • Economic Injury Disaster Loans
  • Express Bridge Loans
  • Debt relief for existing SBA loans
  • The Federal Reserve’s Main Street Business Lending Program
  • Refundable Federal Tax Credit for Employee Retention
  • Deferral of Federal Payroll Tax Liability
  • Pennsylvania’s Shared-Work Program