Additional Resources


General Information and FAQ:

Child Care Directory

Print Resources

Advisory Memorandum on Identification of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response

Questions about “essential” businesses?  Email

Questions for MD Commerce? Email

For health resources regarding COVID-19, including case counts and clinician guidance, Marylanders should visit

Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Small Business Issues and Solutions Guide

Maryland Department of Labor’s Division of Labor and Industry enforces the Maryland Health Working Families Act, also known as safe and sick leave, which may be useful for employees who need to take off from work due to COVID-19. To learn more about the law, email

The Maryland Insurance Administration has also put together an FAQ addressing insurance-related questions about coronavirus.

U.S. Department of Labor has provided guidelines for how companies can prepare their workplace for COVID-19.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has launched a COVID-19 website with information specifically for workers and employers.  There is also information on issues relating to wages and hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act available here.

Visit the Maryland Department of Health for the latest information on coronavirus and the state’s response to the outbreak. 

SBDC Small Business Survival Guide

CDC Resources for Businesses and Employer

Frederick County Health Department

If you have a question or concern about a business, please contact or 301-600-6200.