Help & Community Resource Guide
For regions of:
Fort Bend/Harris Counties
This Guide serves as a quick reference for use to regional help & resources available:
Think You Are Sick?
1) Call your doctor FIRST. They will walk you through next steps including possible testing.
2) COVID-19 mobile testing centers are available near you:
3) Follow up with shelter in place procedures:
4) How Can I Ready My Home To Shelter In Place?
Should you require any aid or additional intel, get the latest from the below resources.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
CDC Guide for steps to take when sick
Texas Health & Human Services
For questions about COVID‑19
Phone: 2‑1‑1, then choose Option 6.
If you experience difficulty when dialing 2-1-1, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fort Bend Health & Human Services
Address: 4520 Reading Road, Suite A600, Rosenberg, TX 77471
Harris Health System patients with symptoms of fever, cough and shortness of breath are encouraged to call Ask My Nurse at 713-634-1110
Employment & Business Resources
See below for the latest employment and business related resources as provided by the Texas Workforce Commission.
Texas Workforce Commission
Monday through Friday
Business Owners: https://twc.texas.gov/news/covid-19-resources-employers
Unemployment Benefits & More: https://twc.texas.gov/news/covid-19-resources-job-seekers
Text FOOD to 855-308-2282 to find the nearest food pantry in the area.
Food Bank Locations
Houston Food Bank
Mobile App Resources
Quick App and online resources available at:
For Harris County Residents
Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quickseries.Harris
Twitter: @readyharris & #readyharris