Helpful Resources

Links for the US and Alabama

COVID-19 RESOURCES
It is a challenging time for all of us. As we all try to keep up with the constant developments regarding the COVID-19 outbreak here is some resources that can provide information and assistance:
 
For the State of Alabama:
Governor Ivey’s Office webpage is a compilation of resources provided in collaboration with local, state and federal partners.  The Governor has issued a Stay at Home order to be applied statewide. The order will be effective beginning Saturday, April 4, at 5:00 p.m. and will expire Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
 
A one-stop-shop where Alabamians can ask for help or lend a hand during the COVID-19 crisis. This response effort is designed to connect businesses, nonprofits, and people that need help with the right program partners–and to connect program partners with people and resources to help those most in need.
 
The Alabama Department of Commerce have, in collaboration with state and federal partners, assembled a comprehensive list of resources related to the COVID-19 response to assist Alabama employers and workers.
 
AlabamaWorks, a network of interconnected providers of workforce services, including all of the governmental, educational, and private sector components that train, prepare, and match job seekers with employers, is actively engaged with state agencies and business and industry throughout Alabama to be a resource for employers, employees and those who may now be unemployed.
 
The Alabama SBDC Network, a statewide resource for small businesses and entrepreneurs, is hosting frequent webinars and providing technical assistance to small businesses regarding SBA’s Disaster Loan program and the new Paycheck Protection Program. Upcoming and On-Demand webinars are posted at the top of the website.
 

ATN – Alabama Technology Network have released Return to Work Guide for Business.

 

List of Federal Resources:
CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
 
US Department of Labor
 
US Department of Homeland Security
 
U.S. Small Business Administration – Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus
 
For German Nationalities in Alabama:
For emergency services for consular matters – please the German Consulate General (Atlanta) via email info@atlanta.diplo.de or call (404) 659-4760.
Or the Honorary Consul for Alabama, Michael Johnson via email: mhjohnson@bakerdonelson.com  or call  ( 205) 250.8335.
 
AlabamaGermany Partnership:
You can continue to reach us by phone: (205) 341-7880 or mail:  director@alabamagermany.org . We are NOT open for appointments.
 

German American Chamber of Commerce South has created a resource page with webinars and a list of organizations that can provide information and assistance.
https://www.gaccsouth.com/communication/covid-19-resources/

Geschäftsreisen in die USA: Was in Corona-Zeiten möglich ist (Oktober 2020). 

 

Alabama Germany Partnership Maps
Alabama Tourism Information
Guide to the United States
German Chambers of Commerce in the US
German Missions in United States (Embassy and Consulates)
American Association of Teachers of German (AATG)
Schools & Establishments With German Departments
German-American Clubs
English Language Institutes

Links for Germany

Guide to Germany
Germany Tourism Information
German-American Chambers of Commerce
American Missions in Germany (Embassy and Consulates)
German Information Links