COVID-19 Resources for NASCOE Members

We have created this page to aggregate information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Office of Personnel Management (OPM), USDA, Farm Production and Conservation (FPAC), Farm Service Agency (FSA), as well as the National Association of FSA County Office Employees (NASCOE).

This is not meant to replace information from those sources, but rather to make it easier for our members to access the source information. Whenever possible, choosing information on this page will take you to the source’s website.

Telework Resources

Resources to assist employees with Teleworking.

Teleworking using Home PC/Mac

Accessing your Work email Using Your Home Computer

Telework Flyer

Telework Office 365 Web Only Access

Teleworking with Work Laptop

Tune Up For Telework Tips

Cisco AnyConnect eVPN User Guide

Cisco Jabber User Guide

Potential Telework Items for COF Staff

Download as PDF: Potential Telework Items


NASCOE Posts on COVID-19

Legislative Updates on COVID-19

COVID19 Update March 24, 2020

NASCOE Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

NOTE:  Not all questions asked of NASCOE will be placed on the “Frequently Asked Questions and Answers List”.  Only those which are asked one or more times may be considered.  Also, these are answers as NASCOE understands them.  Answers are subject to change in this fluid environment and may be updated when information available changes.

Federal Government Resources

COVID-19 Information from Federal Government Websites


Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Ground zero for information on COVID-19. Contains everything from symptom detection, how to protect yourself and others, informational posters, and tools and resources on how to keep your home and workplace disinfected during the outbreak.


USDA Departmental Management
Be Prepared: Flu & Coronavirus Info

This page is updated by the Department to provide guidance to USDA Employees. The page contains a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Employees to ask and receive answers to questions. Also included are links to the CDC, EPA, WHO, State Department, Federal Occupational Health (FOH) and printable posters.


USDA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Page

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) works closely with a number of federal agencies, including the CDC, FEMA, Department of State, OSHA and Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs (OWCP) at the Department of Labor to provide updated information to Federal agencies and employees as it becomes available.


A joint website of the White House, the Centers for Disease Control and FEMA.


“Government Response to Coronavirus, COVID-19”
 Contains over 50 links to Federal Government Departments and Agencies, grouped into topic areas.


Small Business Administration

Contact page with the different ways that SBA is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, including links on how to apply for benefits.