TAX DEADLINES EXTENDED
The deadline for filing state and federal taxes has been extended to July 15 and tax payments have been deferred until this date, without interest or penalties. Read COVID-19 Tax Relief Options to learn more. Before filing, don't forget to see if you family qualifies for the  Disability and the Earned Income Tax Credit .
INTERNET RESOURCES
Several companies are providing internet resources to help families during the COVID-19 pandemic, including Comcast Internet Essentials, Spectrum Internet Assist and the Oregon Public Utility Commission's Oregon Lifeline.
RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY FOR SPARK FAMILIES
Several families may already be involved with SPARK, a national research effort sponsored by the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative. For families already engaged with SPARK, there is a research study to measure the impact of COVID-19 on the autism community. Take the survey to be part of this study.
CRISIS, RESOURCE SUPPORT FOR PARENTS
Reach Out Oregon provides crisis support, resource sharing and listening support for parents raising children who experience emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges. Support is provided from other parents and caregivers with experience navigating similar parenting challenges.