COVID-19 Emergency: Information, Resources and Assistance for Businesses

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency is creating hardships and challenges for many in the community, including businesses. Continuing business operations in today’s situation is challenging and the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) is working to assist businesses with information and access to critical resources during this emergency.

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The FCEDA can help you find the right resources and connections.

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Small Business Resources

Important funding programs, legal assistance and other ways to keep your business going.

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Find a Job Now

Find job vacancies in area companies that are hiring now.

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Phase 3 Reopening Guidelines

Virginia's Phase 3 reopening begins on July 1, 2020. Here are some helpful resources.

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Health and Safety

Information from the county, state and federal governments.

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Employee/Worker Resources

State and local programs for the unemployed and those who want training.

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Latest Business Updates (including webinars)

Virus-related updates from Fairfax County and Virginia.

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Ways to Donate/Help During the Coronavirus Crisis

How to help the community and local businesses during the pandemic.

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The FCEDA, like other economic development organizations in the region, has shifted to working virtually, and our staff is working full-time with businesses of all kinds to offer assistance and direct them to resources. For direct assistance, email the FCEDA at, or call 703-790-0600 to leave a voice message for our staff.

The FCEDA coordinates appointments with SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. In-person mentoring sessions and appointments have been suspended, but SCORE counselors/mentors are available via phone, email and a variety of video-conferencing services. To get in touch with SCORE to set up an appointment for business counseling, e-mail us at

In addition, keep current with the Fairfax County government’s coronavirus-related news, resources and information:

Visit the Fairfax County web portal for coronavirus that serves as a one-stop online resource for business-focused information.

Call the Fairfax County Government Health Department Call Center with Coronavirus questions; open 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends.

Receive text updates from Fairfax County about COVID-19

Email us your questions or concerns. This email account is staffed Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Learn more about COVID-19 on the Health Department Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webpage or FAQ page.

Follow the Fairfax County Government Facebook Page and Health Department Facebook Page.

Follow the Fairfax County Government Twitter Page and Health Department Twitter Page.