Northwest Montana Community Land Trust & COVID-19
This pandemic is unlike anything we have seen in our lifetimes. The effects of it are unpredictable and far-reaching. The most important thing we can do right now is to look after each other. This is obviously difficult to do without physically reaching out, but it still needs to be done. CLT homeowners have already been doing this and making sure that their neighbors are getting their needs met. In times like these, community is the most important word in our name.
Here is a brief list of resources available if you are affected:
If your job has been impacted by COVID-19, unemployment resources have been streamlined.
If you are having trouble paying your mortgage, there are a variety of resources available. The best place to start is by contacting your lender. Here are some of the more common lenders to the NWMT CLT.
Review the guidance from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Please follow the guidance from the CDC on how to protect yourself and your family.
If you're doing fine other than being stuck at home and going a little nuts, here are some things that can help:
It's a great time to work on your home. Here's a handy checklist of spring maintenance items.
Some of my favorite podcasts: Stuff You Should Know, The Richest Hill, Throughline, Outside/In
Virtually hang out with your CLT neighbors on our Facebook Group!
Go for a walk! Ride your bike! Do something you wouldn't normally do!
Imagine IF Libraries has been posting great activities for the kids who are stuck at home and going a little nuts on their Facebook page.
Reach out to me! I'm not a great talker, but I'm a solid listener. Call or text me at 509-675-0489, or email me at email@example.com.