Right to Recover

The Right to Recover program, funded by Columbus City Council, provides up to $1,200 to cover the time off work needed to isolate, recover or care for a minor child recovering from COVID-19. The program has been extended to June 30th, 2021.

The Right to Recover initiative is designed to help stop the spread of COVID-19. To qualify, you must be a resident of Columbus; recently tested positive with COVID-19 or caring for minor child who has;  have been employed at least 20 hours a week prior to diagnosis; earn under 185% of the Federal Poverty Level (see chart for info); and, commit to isolate for 14 days after the diagnosis.

Questions? Call us at at 614-484-9111 (and select Right to Recover) or complete the interest form below.

If you believe that you meet the eligibility requirements, please complete the following interest form. You will be directed to a webpage to complete the application. You’ll need to submit your positive COVID test result and income/employment verification during the application process.