COVID-19 Assistance

Clearing-Housing of Resources

Our community resources tab offers a wide variety of community resources to assist our community members during this time. Under the Community Resources tab, you will find a drop-down list by category such as housing, utilities, employment, education, etc.

Wyoming COVID-19 Assistance

The following list is resources available for Wyoming residents related to COVID-19 assistance. We have listed resources by county in our service area as well. YCAN only has COVID-19 assistance for Big Horn County at this time.

Contact WCDA for Rent & Mortgage Help

WCDA Rent & Mortgage COVID-19 Assistance WEHAP

The Legislature has approved the Wyoming Emergency Housing AssistanceProgram (WEHAP). WCDA is working on program parameters. WEHAP will be up and running soon.

WYOMING COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

(307) 265-0603

FAX: (307)266-5414

PHONE HOURS ARE 9:00 A.M. TO 4:30 P.M.

https://www.wyomingcda.com

Mortgage Help from WCDA

https://www.wyomingcda.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/COVID-19-update-4.6.2020-1-2.pdf

Wyoming Housing Network

Financial Management, Budget Counseling, Home Improvement and Rehabilitation Counseling, Mortgage Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling, Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Workshops Pre-Purchase Counseling. (307) 472-584
Website: www.whninc.org

Wyoming Rapid Response Fund

The Wyoming Rapid Response Fund was created through a partnership with a regional foundation to fulfill their passion for providing emergency assistance such as food and clothing, rent and utility payments, transportation and funeral expenses for families and individuals in financial need.  https://www.voanr.org/wyoming-rapid-response-fund

Energy Share of Wyoming- is OPEN for COVID-19 Utility Assistance

A private, non-profit organization established to help people in hardship circumstances with energy-related emergencies. It assists people with energy problems when no other resources are available to them and when these problems are caused by circumstances beyond their control. Energy Share of Wyoming was established statewide in 1986. Individuals interested in applying for funds should contact their local Salvation Army. Call toll-free (303) 866-9296
Energy Share Website & Application: http://www.energyshareofwyoming.org or http://www.energyshareofwyoming.org/application-form.html

Wyoming LIEAP & COVID-19

Is Wyoming receiving additional funds to help with energy assistance in relief of COVID-19?
Yes, Wyoming has received $2.4 million in emergency supplemental funds appropriated in the CARES Act to help prevent, prepare for, and respond to the home energy-related impacts of Covid-19.

Who can I contact if I have additional questions?
Please call the LIEAP office at 1-800-246-4221.

https://www.lieapwyo.org/covid-19-update.html

COVID-19 Resources By County

Big Horn County, Wyoming Resources

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Basin received a grant to help with COVID-19 for Big Horn County Residents call 307-568-2072.

The YCAN COVID-19 Assistance for Big Horn County has been depleted. We are not accepting applications at this time. We are happy to provide you with referrals to community resources.

Hot Springs County, Wyoming Resources

Hot Springs Public Health has created a COVID-19 Resource List found on our Facebook Page.

The YCAN COVID-19 Assistance for Hot Springs County has been depleted. We are not accepting applications at this time. We are happy to provide you with referrals to community resources.

Help Center at Common Ground

124 North 5th Street Thermopolis, WY 82443.  Phone: (307) 864-3851

Open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 12:00 noon – 3 pm

Park County, Wyoming Resources

Healthy Park County has a COVID-19 Resource List found at: COVID-19 Resources & Updates for Park County

The YCAN COVID-19 Assistance for Park County has been depleted. We are not accepting applications at this time. We are happy to provide you with referrals to community resources.

Cody Interfaith COVID-19 Relief Fund

Are you struggling to pay your bills because of the COVID-19 pandemic? Cody Interfaith COVID-19 Relief Fund is here to help click the link below: https://codycovidrelief.typeform.com/to/ab4pje?fbclid=IwAR0tKChrw4aVVs_T3CABLORbF5Xvz0GadGmEfF_-2-Qu1qbEiS4owBZKFcI or call 587-2696

Meeteetse COVID-19 Assistance

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church has grant money available to help local Meeteetse residents who are struggling due to the Covid-19 virus. Contact Rev. Kenli Lowe, Deacon at 868-2121 or Linda Seaton 868- 2248 work, Meeteetse Library with any questions or to pick up an application.

Community Partner Program in Park County

The YCAN community partnership programs in Park County have remained open during normal program hours during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Community Partners include Park County Court Supervised Treatment Program, Heritage Health Care, Crisis Intervention, and WISL. Clients receive bundled essential services to meet long-term self-sufficiency goals. Applications are submitted by the clients case manager.

Washakie County Resources

Washakie County Youth Alternatives has put together a COVID-19 Resource Guide for Washakie County.

The YCAN COVID-19 Assistance for Washakie County has been depleted. We are not accepting applications at this time. We are happy to provide you with referrals to community resources.

COVID-19 Printable Resources

https://ycanwyoming.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/COVID-19-Exposure.english.pdf

https://ycanwyoming.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/COVID-19-Exposure.spanish.pdf