The CARES Act provided some financial relief to Americans impacted by COVID-19 in the form of Economic Impact Payments. However, millions of Americans entitled to EIPs have yet to receive them. Numerous resources have been established to help guide direct service and community organizations in providing information and guidance to those who need it, including:
- IRS: Economic Impact Payment Information Center (English/Spanish)
- United Way: Accessing Your Stimulus Check (includes access to a dedicated helpline operated by 211.
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Helping Consumers Claim the Economic Impact Payments (a guide for intermediary organizations)
- National Disability Institute: COVID-19 Stimulus (answering FAQ’s about Economic Impact Payments)