Please be advised: The list of “non-life-sustaining” businesses has been updated.
Also, due to the high volume of waiver requests, the Wolf Administration is delaying enforcement of Governor Wolf’s order and the Secretary of Health’s order that all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania must close their physical locations to slow the spread of COVID-19. Enforcement actions against businesses that do not close physical locations will begin Monday, March 23, at 8:00 AM.
Additional Resources:

SBA LOAN ASSISTANCE Governor Tom Wolf announced on March 19th, the availability of low-interest loans for small businesses and eligible non-profits in all 67 counties in Pennsylvania through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance and can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact.

Businesses may obtain information and loan applications by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-659-2955 (1-800-877-8339 for the hearing impaired), or by e-mailing

Loan applications can also be downloaded at Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via the SBA’s secure website at

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RELATED QUESTIONS Please call 1-877-PA Health and be sure to hit OPTION 2 for health related questions. You can also email

TAX RELATED QUESTIONS Please email our Center for Local Government Services at

UNEMPLOYMENT QUESTIONS Please go to the Labor and Industry web site and fill out their Contact Us form: Also see their service guide: self-service guide. If you need further assistance, you can email them at

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