Assistance for Union Members and Their Families (2020/04/03)

Dear Colleagues,

I have several important updates regarding assistance for our members and their families during the current pandemic:

1) Please see the message below from UnionPlus AFL-CIO which contains important information on:

a) How the “CARES” Act May Impact You and Your Family,

 b) UnionPlus Hardship Help,

cManaging your Money During the Coronavirus Pandemic.

2) Please find attached a local assistance form for workers who have lost all or part of their income to apply for financial assistance with their bills through the San Diego Labor Council/United Way Labor Assistance Program by emailing this form to

Labor Council Food Assistance

United United Away – Financial Utility Assistance Application

Jim Mahler