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Consumer COVID-19 Resources

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Lawyer Referral Service

The MBA’s Lawyer Referral Service (LRS), one of the largest legal referral services in the nation, makes it easy for you to find the right lawyer to answer your questions and help resolve your legal problems. Let us connect you to an LRS lawyer today. There is no cost to utilize LRS, but referrals are made to fee-charging attorneys, who may charge you no more than $25 for the initial half-hour consultation. Click here for a referral, available online 24/7 and limited hours by phone.

Massachusetts Legal Answers Online

Mass. Legal Answers Online is a free service for low-income Massachusetts residents who cannot afford a lawyer. Go to to get free legal advice about non-criminal legal programs from volunteer lawyers.

Mass. Attorney General's Office Resources

If you have questions regarding to work-related issues due during the COVID-19 pandemic, you can call the Attorney General's Fair Labor Hotline at (617) 727-3465.

Mass. Legal Services Information

Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation

Food and Health Care Resources

Useful Info


COVID-19 Info (Health-Related):


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Coronavirus (COVID-19) Page

World Health Organization (WHO) Resources on COVID-19

COVID-19 Surveillance Dashboard (University of Virginia)

Buoy Health online health assistance tool (symptom checker)


State Government:

Massachusetts State Information on the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Important Information About Unemployment Benefits and Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Guidance and Directives

CARES Act Unemployment

For further information regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), you can call 211. This is a statewide hotline that is open 24 hours a day/7 days a week. If you're located in the city of Boston, you can call 311.


Federal Government:

Social Security Administration

Internal Revenue Service, Coronavirus Tax Relief

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), COVID-19

U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division


City of Boston:

Boston COVID-19 Community Care

COVID-19 Resource Guide for Boston's Immigrants 

Mayor’s Health Line: (617) 534-5050, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mayor’s Office of Food Access: (617) 635-3717

Mayor’s Health Line: (617) 534-5050

Mayor’s Office of Women's Advancement: (617) 635-3138

Mass. Department of Housing and Community Development, Emergency Housing Assistance: (866) 584-0653

Office of Fair Housing and Equity: (617) 635-2500

Age Strong Commission: (617) 635-4366

Mayor’s Office of Economic Development: 311 or (617) 635-0355