COVID Resource Kit

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COVID-19 Screening & Self-Check Tools:

CDC Symptom Self-Checker: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html

Apple/CDC COVID-19 Screening Tool: https://covid19.apple.com/screening

COVID Resource Kit Information:

COVID-19 Testing Resources: For links to NYC, NY, CT, and NJ testing sites as well as a CDC directory of U.S. State Health Departments visit:

Additional Tri-State information on COVID-19 and testing resources is available at:


LIM College Wellness Resources:

For Students: Personal Wellness Counseling and Accessibility Services are available through the LIM Office of Counseling & Accessibility Services

For Full-Time LIM Employees and Covered Dependent Family Members: The College’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP), called EmployeeConnect, is a benefit available 24/7 through Lincoln Financial Group - providing access online and via phone to professional counseling, work-life advice, and a wide-range of legal, financial, and other referral services:

  • Visit www.GuidanceResources.com (user name = LFGsupport; password = LFGsupport1)
  • Or talk with a specialist at 888-628-4824 Further LIM Employee Resources: LIM Faculty and Staff can find additional employee-related COVID-19 resources within the My LIM Portal in the “COVID-19 Links” and “Human Resources” sections. Information regarding Time Off and Leave Policies for COVID-19 related quarantine or isolation periods can be found at: [See COVID-19 Related Time-Off Policies and Information for LIM College Employees.]


New York City (NYC) COVID-19 Resources:

You can find a comprehensive listing of NYC COVID-19 related resources offering support for food, employment, health insurance, housing and more at:

Mental Health Resources – Coping & Emotional Well-Being:

Food Resources – NYC.gov/getFood:

NYC COVID-19 Hotel Program:

  • Individuals required to quarantine or isolate who are unable do so in their own home can contact the NYC Hotel Program by calling the Health + Hospital COVID-19 hotline at 844-692-4692 and press 1 for Hotels

Rent and Housing Assistance Resources:

  • AccessNYC – check your eligibility for Rent and other Housing assistance 
  • Utility Assistance – apply to the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)


New York State (NYS) COVID-19 Resources:

Managing Stress and Anxiety: NYS has partnered with Headspace, a global leader in mindfulness and meditation, to offer free meditation and mindfulness content for all New Yorkers as a mental health resource:

Emotional Support Hotline:

  • Call 1-844-863-9314 for mental health counseling options.

NYS COVID-19 Travel Advisory Info: