News Release, Tri-County Council of Southern Maryland

Hughesville, Md. –In the wake of COVID-19, the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland (TCCSMD) recently launched a set of COVID-19 resources and updates on their website, These pages provide the southern Maryland region with a collection of the latestCounty, Regional, State, and Federalinformation.

TCCSMD’s JobSource, part of their Workforce Development Division, created a COVID-19 Employment Questions Form for those in southern Maryland who have employment-related questions. Once the form is submitted, a JobSource Career Counselor will be in contact within 48 hours. The form, which will be updated weekly, also includes Southern Maryland businesses that are currently hiring and Unemployment Insurance FAQs issued by the Maryland Department of Labor. Find the form here,

In addition to the form, the new section includes links to resources pertaining to small businesses, unemployment, essential businesses, mental health and veterans affairs. County updates and updates from TCCSMD divisions can also be found online.

“This is a time of uncertainty for all of us, but we’re determined to serve the people and communities of southern Maryland to our fullest abilities,” says John Hartline, TCCSMD executive director. “We’re working diligently to create, interpret and share necessary resources to the region throughout our website and social media channels.”

See the COVID-19 resources and updates online at

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