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COVID-19 Information

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Commonwealth of Virginia

Appomattox County Government

Regional Information

Small Business Assistance

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn.  Known as the Paycheck Protection Program, the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses.   Click on the links below for more information.


Virginia Tourism Industry COVID-19 Business Resources

The Virginia Tourism Corporation realizes that our travel industry partners have been impacted by COVID-19.  Below is a link to resources that will be updated as they become available.  If you have a resource that is not included on this page, please email Angela Wiggins at awiggins@virginia.org.

https://www.vatc.org/grants/cv19businessresources/

Sheriff's Office to Deliver Food and Prescription Meds to Senior Citizens

The Appomattox County Sheriff's Office has asked the Appomattox County Department of Social Services to assist with identifying senior citizens who do not have the resources to pick up essential grocery items and prescriptions medicines. Since schools have been ordered closed for the remainder of the academic year, Sheriff Donald Simpson has asked school resource officers to facilitate delivery of prescription medicines as well as groceries ordered online.  The program will continue through the state of emergency as long as the Sheriff's Office has the personnel resources to do so.  If you know someone who can benefit from this program, call Sergeant Karen Nipper at 434-352-2666.

School Meal Distribution

Appomattox County Public Schools is offering meals to Appomattox children ages 1-18.  Meals can be picked up at Appomattox Elementary School on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays until further notice. Distribution time is from 10:00am to 1:00pm.  Children will receive two meals on Mondays and Wednesday and three meals on Fridays.

Animal Control

Appomattox County Animal Control will follow the guidelines advised by the National Animal Care and Control Association (NACA) in this downloadable PDF document.

Court System

Read the Order Extending the Judicial Emergency through April 26, 2020, and what that means to you.

Virginia Legal Aid Society

Housing, Income and Health Resources; Tenant rights; Hotel/Motel/Tenant Rights; etc.

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief Information

The most recent Internal Revenue Service (IRS) information pertaining to tax relief measures resulting from the Coronavirus COVIDS-19 pandemic can be found by clicking on the following link:  https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus.

HomefrontEd

The American Civil War Museum has launched HomefrontEd on its website (https://acwm.org).  HomefrontEd will be updated with book readings, daily activities and educator resources for the students now at home.  Click on the link to launch HomefrontEd.

Holliday Lake State Park

What is open??

  • Campgrounds
  • Office
  • Trails
  • Picnic Areas (NOT shelters)
  • Boat Rentals (Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays

If you have any questions, please feel free to ask or go to https://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/ website.

Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park will temporarily close effective Wednesday, April 1, in response to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak.

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