Federal Guidance

Below are links to information and federal guidance related to the Coronavirus Preparedness & Response Supplemental Appropriations Act (P.L. 116-123), Families First Coronavirus Response Act (P.L. 116-127), the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and. Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. 116-136) and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (P.L. 116-139). Unless otherwise noted, the links relate to the CARES Act. NASBO staff will continue to update this page as more guidance and information is released.

Department of Treasury

Coronavirus Relief Fund
Office of Inspector General Reporting

Federal Reserve

Municipal Liquidity Facility

Supplemental Payments for Lost Wages

Department of Education

Health & Human Services

Administration for Children and Families
Child Care and Development Block Grant

Community Services Block Grant

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Family Violence Prevention

Child Welfare Services

Head Start

Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY)

Child Support

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Emergency Grants to Address Mental and Substance Use Disorders

Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics

Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Center for Disease Control

Financial Resources

CDC Grants (Supplemental Appropriations Act)

CDC Grants (CARES Act)

CDC Testing Grants (Paycheck Protection/Health Care Enhancement Act)

Administration for Community Living
Coronavirus Resource Page

ADRC Critical Relief Funds

Congregate and Home-Delivered Meals (Families First Act and CARES Act)
Funding Allocations for Following Programs

Funding FAQs

Reporting Requirements

Survival Guide

  • Supportive Services
  • Family Caregivers
  • Protection of Vulnerable Older Americans
  • Centers for Independent Living

Health Resources and Services Administration

Poison Control Center

Community Health Centers
Community Health Centers Title VIII (Supplemental Appropriations Act)


Health Center Program Look-Alikes: Expanding Capacity for Testing (Paycheck Protection/Health Care Enhancement Act)

    Rural Health Clinics for Testing (Paycheck Protection/Health Care Enhancement Act)

    Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

    Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program and Telehealth Resource Centers

    Office of the Secretary
    Provider Relief Funds

    Hospital Preparedness (Supplemental Appropriations Act and CARES Act)

    Department of Labor

    Dislocated Worker Grants

    Short-Time Compensation

    Senior Community Service Employment Program

    Department of Justice

    Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding (CESF) Program

    US Department of Agriculture

    Q & A’s for State Agencies Responding to COVID-19

    Food and Nutrition Service COVID-19 Response Page

    The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) (Families First Act)

    The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) (CARES Act)

    Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) 

    Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Families First Act)

    Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) 1

    Department of Commerce

    Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

    Awards to Fishery Participants

    Economic Development Administration Recovery Assistance Grants

    Department of Homeland Security

    Department of Housing and Urban Development

    Community Development Block Grant

    Emergency Solutions Grants 

    Public Housing Operating Fund

    Tenant-Based Rental Assistance

    Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS

    Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Program

    Fair Housing Assistance Program

    Department of Transportation

    FTA Press Release
    FTA Resources

    FTA CARES Act Resources

    Supplemental Public Transportation Apportionments and Allocations

    FTA Urbanized Formulas

    FTA Nonurbanized Formula

    FTA Press Release
    FTA Resources

    Supplemental Public Transportation Apportionments and Allocations

    FTA Urbanized Formulas

    FTA Nonurbanized Formula

    Grants-in-Aid to Airports

    Department of Veterans Affairs

    Independent Agencies

    Election Security Grants

    Institute of Museum and Library Services

    National Endowment for the Arts

    National Endowment for the Humanities