COVID-19 Resources

MALO will continue its mission to serve the Tongan/Tongan American community in the Inland Empire by spreading COVID-19 information resources and connecting affected families to local food banks and government assistance.

Finding Resource Outlets


Dial 2-1-1

“211 is a free, confidential referral and information helpline and website that connects people of all ages and from all communities to the essential health and human services they need, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.”

United Way

Financial Assistance


Unemployment

Employment Development Department (EDD):
Guide: https://unemployment.edd.ca.gov/guide/benefits
Access: https://edd.ca.gov/login.htm

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Lift COVID-19 Fund

United Way is providing rental assistance for individuals in rounds for the following months. The application opens up from July 15-July 25, August 15-August 25, September 15-September 25, October 15-October 25, and November 15-November 25. If you have questions, you can always call 211 for help and referrals 24/7/365

Fill out their interest form to be notified for the next round of funding!
For more information, visit the United Lift website.

Food Bank Locations


For more information, visit:
https://www.foodpantries.org/ci/ca-ontario

https://covid19foodbanks.org/

Inland Empire Resources for Immigrants & Workers [COVID-19] from the Warehouse Worker Resource Center

Inland Valley Hope Partners:
Sova Program Center
Address: 904 E. California Street Ontario, CA 91761 (Corner Mission & Bon View)
Serves: Ontario, Upland, Chino, Chino Hills, Montclair and Rancho Cucamonga
Hours: 9:00 AM–3:00 PM Monday – Thursday
Contact: 909-622-3806, x#200

Touch Ministries:
Address: 219 W. Belmont St. Ontario Ca.
Hours: 9:30-11:30 AM Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
Contact: (909) 682-5474
Information: For a donation of $5, get a whole box of a variety of food.

Redeemer Lutheran:
Address: 920 W. 6th St Ontario CA 91762
Hours: 8:00-10:00 AM Saturday
Contact: 909-986-6510
Information: No requirements, but will need to sign in and answer a few questions. Bring carrying cases!

Ontario Testing Sites


Parktree Community Health Centers
(909) 469-9017, 1556 S. Sultana Avenue, Ontario 91761 

(909) 469-9013, 2680 E. Riverside Drive, Ontario 91761

Ontario – Ontario Convention Center (North)
1947 Convention Center Way, Ontario
Monday – Friday from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Every Saturday through Dec. 19 from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

San Bernardino County Covid Response

The following testing sites are INDOORS and hosted by San Bernardino County. No symptoms are required and testing is FREE. You will be asked for health insurance information when registering so that your insurance is billed directly. You will not be charged a co-pay or share of cost for the test. If you do not have insurance or do not want to provide it, you will still get tested. All clients are required to wear a face covering during the appointment.

https://sbcovid19.com/testing-sites/

Housing Resources


San Bernardino Housing Resources

Riverside County Covid Response

Get Tested: https://gettested.ruhealth.org/

Food Access: https://countyofriverside.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=52ca2b425fd14b2387f3676bf6db294e&extent=-13100249.8739%2C3944965.339%2C-12940037.8626%2C4040817.3725%2C102100

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