COVID-19

COVID-19 Picture

The HCA de SA has always aspired to help organizations leverage the full capacity of networking, technology and resources. As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we will share any information and resources as they become available. Our calendar and social media sites will be kept updated regarding any postponements or rescheduling of HCA events.   Additionally, we are looking into the option of online webinars and presentations to keep the information flowing to you.

Your continued patience and support are appreciated as we work through these challenges together. The HCA de SA staff and our board of directors’ value your membership with us and are here for you and your business. Please communicate any questions or concerns you may have to our office at 210-444-1100 or [email protected]

 

Resources:

CDCCoronavirus (COVID-19)

Office of the Texas Governor - Coronavirus

OSHA - COVID-19 Overview

City of San Antonio - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

City of San Antonio – Coronavirus (COVID-19) for Businesses

COVID-19 Prevention / Assistance in Bexar County

COVID-19 Update: CARES ACT

LiftFund - Bexar County Commissioner Court approves Liftfund loan initiative to proactively help with the Bexar County Small Business economy during the COVID-19 health crisis. $5 million in low interest loans are available for any business in need during this time. If you’d like more information about the Liftfund Loan program, please call: (210) 507-4289 LiftFund (Espanol) 

U.S Small Business Administration - Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American People. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy. The United States Small Business Administration is offering information and resources to help keep your businesses at their best during this health crisis. For details on SBA assistance, visit www.sba.gov/coronavirus.  For details on all federal assistance, visit www.usa.gov/coronavirus or en Español - www.gobierno.usa.gov/coronavirus  or call: (210) 403-5900 for more information about these initiatives.

 

Small Business Guide to the CARES Act (PDF)
With Frequently Asked Questions for each topic

Bill 748 - CARES Act (PDF)

Items Covered in Guide:

  • Paycheck Protection Program Loans
  • Small Business Debt Relief Programs
  • Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Emergency Economic Injury Grants
  • Small Business Counseling
  • Small Business Contracting
  • Small Business Tax Provision

Any questions, please call the U.S. SBA San Antonio Office at: (210) 403-5900

OSHA -  In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and with the utmost of precaution, OSHA’s National Office has decided to postpone the 2020 Stand-Down to Prevent  Falls in Construction to a time to be determined later in the summer.  A link to the news release is below.  Please share this with your staff, outreach partners and any other affected stakeholders.  As new information on this matter develops, I will keep you posted.

The link to the news release is here:  https://www.osha.gov/news/newsreleases/trade/03272020

Also posted below is a OSHA one page information about COVID-19 that was created be Marianne McGee, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist.

Webinars

Past Webinar Presentations:

       PPP Document