Coronavirus information & updates

COVID-19 Update for Homeowners and Renters: How to access Federal Resources

March 29, 2020

As a result of the recently passed coronavirus aid legislation, there are new federal resources to help individuals, families, and businesses during this time, including homeowners and renters whose mortgages or properties have federal ties.

Please visit for the most current information about this and other programs.


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Honolulu residents:


Each County and jurisdiction is directing its workforce staffing

You should have received direction from your county or department on March 18 or shortly thereafter as each county and jurisdiction is working to implement its emergency plan following Governor Ige’s announcement of “15 days to slow the spread” of COVID-19.

The most current information, guidelines and procedures we receive from the Employers is posted below as we get it. Please remember that this situation is changing rapidly and we may not have received the most current information from every department. For more detailed information and inquiries, please check with your supervisor, administrator or Human Resources office.

State & County Guidelines

State & County Information & Guidelines  

State of Hawaii Executive Branch (Excluding DOE)

Frequently Asked Questions

Department of Education

Latest Information and Updates

Department of Taxation

Department of Taxation Operational Guidelines

University of Hawaii

HGEA COVID-19 Questions for UH

COVID-19 FAQs for UH Employees (Restricted access - login required)

Hawaii State Public Libraries

Library closures effective March 18

Hawaii Health Systems Corporation

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance as of March 24, 2020 for HHSC Employees

Temporary Hazard Pay and Self-Quarantine due to Travel

HHSC Kauai Region COVID-19 Action Plan

Kona Community Hospital Employee Memo: Key Procedural Changes – COVID-19

Hawaii State Judiciary

Judiciary limiting access to facilities


Amended Extension of the 2020 Open Enrollment for Active Employees and Pre-Retirement information

City & County of Honolulu

City & County Emergency COVID-19 Interim Telecommuting Acknowledgement Form

Employee Assistance Program Brochure

Emergency Order No. 2020-02: Stay at Home/Work From Home Order

Mayor's Directive No. 20-3: Plan to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 and Stay at Home/Work from Home Order

Temporary travel guidelines

County of Hawaii

County updates & guidelines

County of Maui

County updates & guidelines

County of Kauai

COVID-19 advisory: Employee leave