Business Assistance

The following resources are specific to addressing the challenges businesses face during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please see the COVID-19 menu for additional resources.

L.A. County Help Center

You can get free, one-on-one counseling and support from the L.A. County Help Center during the COVID-19 emergency.

Call (833) 238-4450

Follow them on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @LACHelpCenter

L.A. County Health Dept

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has provide detailed guidance to businesses on how to proceed if their business is considered essential, including what to do if patrons are exhibiting obvious symptoms. Read the PDF.

City of Los Angeles Business Info

City of Los Angeles is providing low to no-interest loans up to $20k for small businesses who have low income employees. More details here.

Mayor declares moratorium on commercial business evictions until March 31, 2020. Read the terms.

Not sure what to do for your business? The City of Los Angeles has created a guide for how to deal with the various problems you may be facing, including many links to additional information. It’s called the Business Resilience Toolkit.

Have you lost a job, or are you looking for a new one? The city has put together a web site to assist you. Head to

Parking enforcement is being relaxed, except at meters near businesses that are providing take away food pickup. See the Mayor’s statement.