COVID-19: Information for Businesses
Coronavirus is impacting businesses throughout L.A. County. Learn how your business can obtain assistance during this health emergency.
Small Business Administration Disaster Loans
The application link is now open for any California business wishing to apply for a disaster loan related to economic damage from the COVID-19 health crisis.
Businesses throughout Los Angeles County have been experiencing impacts associated with coronavirus since it emerged. Businesses and their employees are suddenly facing declining sales, operational challenges, or financial uncertainty. The County, as well as the State, has made resources available to business owners during this time. The County's Department of Consumer and Business Affairs' Office of Small Business can help connect you to local, state and federal resources, including layoff aversion and emergency loans.
Visit dcba.lacounty.gov for more resources businesses. To speak to a small business counselor, contact:
- (800) 593-8222 or (844) 432-4900
Rapid Response/Lay-off Aversion
Is your business facing the possibility of laying off employees or even closing? The Los Angeles County America’s Jobs Centers of California (AJCCs) can help you get your business back on track. Specialized Business Service Representatives can work with you and your employees to minimize losses and improve morale. We can also assist your business with strategic planning to ensure that your business does not face a similar situation in the future. Contact your local Business Service Representative at an AJCC for more information by emailing email@example.com or calling (213) 810-1641.