While our community works together to slow the spread of COVID-19, the Midlothian Chamber of Commerce seeks to support small businesses by providing resources and connecting the community with services that keep us safe.

Please click below to find the status of local restaurants, retail stores, and businesses:

Small Business Resources


Small Business Disaster Loans

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides low-interest, long-term disaster loans to businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners, and renters to repair or replace uninsured/underinsured disaster damaged property. SBA disaster loans offer an affordable way for individuals and businesses to recover from declared disasters.

For assistance with applying for an SBA loan in Ellis county, email Leslie Leerskov with your name and phone number. She will contact you to provide guidance. (Please be patient as she is experiencing high volume.) 

CLICK HERE for link to Small Business Loans Economic Injury webinar


Local Health Updates

Ellis County

Ellis County's Latest Statement on COVID-19

Ellis County State of Emergency & County Judge Orders

City of Midlothian Caronavirus Update (3/17/20)

Dental Emergency Services with Texas Institute of Oral, Facial, and Implant Surgery


Texas Health & Human Services

The Office of Governor Greg Abbott

Congressman Ron Wright email & sign-up for updates


Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

US Department of Health & Human Services

World Health Organization (WHO)

US White House

Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

Free COVID-19 screenings

For your safety and convenience, all patients experiencing flu-like symptoms (cough, shortness of breath and feeling feverish) can first visit the MyBSWHealth mobile app or website to take a free COVID-19 screening questionnaire.

To install the app on your mobile device, simply text BETTER to 88408 to have it sent to your phone.

Remote Working Resources

Google Drive

Share documents and collaborate from anywhere on any device




Chat, Audio, Video calls online or in-app. User friendly on variety of devices.

Free service with more capabilities in paid plan.



Microsoft Teams

Share files, conference call, and group chat.

Free to Office365 subscribers or $12.95/month