Resources for Families

Resources for Alabama families through COVID-19.

Gateway is updating this list as we find more resources for Alabama children, families and foster youth during unprecedented times.

Don't forget to keep yourself informed about how to protect your health and safety.  Links to public health authorities and more can be found here.

Resources for you and your family:

COVID-19 Vaccines in Alabama

Check out the Alabama Department of Health's website to find out more about the vaccine, current eligibility, and scheduling an appointment.

CDC's Thanksgiving Guidance

Check out the CDC's guidance on how to stay safe this Thanksgiving.

Alabama School Reopening Plans

Check out this comprehensive list of Alabama school reopening plans. Find out what virtual and in-person learning platforms your school is using here.

Food Resources

Gateway is updating this page to feed your family through these unprecedented times.

Activities at Home

Use this time at home to connect with your kids, structure your day and continue learning.

Internet Access and Online Learning

Check out Birmingham City Schools' great list of internet resources and online education activities.

Financial Resources

Gateway is updating this page with financial resources available through COVID-19.

Stimulus Check Eligibility, Status and FAQs

Answer your questions about the government's stimulus checks in response to COVID-19 with these helpful links.

Face Mask Information for Alabama Children and Families

Find out how to make your own face mask, what the CDC recommends and what is required in The City of Birmingham as of May 1, 2020.