How to Help During COVID-19 Pandemic | UnityPoint Health Meriter

Emergency Department

202 S. Park St.
Madison, WI 53715

6 min Average

How You Can Help

Thank you for the outpouring of support during this unprecedented community health crisis. Listed below are the ways you can help make a difference:

Donate to Support our Health Care Heroes

Your support will help us care for our caregivers at a time when we need them most. Give Now to the COVID-19 Compassion Fund to quickly provide meals and childcare resources for our care teams working long hours, hardship grants to employees facing financial struggles in the months ahead, and wellness support to help team members get through this challenging time. 

Handmade Mask Donations

It's important to be proactive in our ongoing preparedness and we're asking for the community's help. We may also be able to use these masks outside of our clinical areas.

We encourage anyone who wants to make masks to review the instructions below and start sewing!

Mask Instructions

Mask instruction video

Supply Donations

  • N95 Masks (1860S - size small, 1860, 1870)

  • Hand Sanitizers

  • Transparency Film

If you have other supplies that you'd like to donate or produce, please contact

Mask & Supply Drop Off Location

Meriter Business Center
Hours: Monday thru Friday – 8 am to 4 pm
2650 Novation Parkway
Madison, WI 53713

View map and driving directions

Donate Blood

There is a call for blood donations. Please contact your local American Red Cross chapter to make an appointment to donate blood today.

What We Can't Accept

Items we can't accept at this time include: food for our care teams, in-kind donations of used equipment, clothing, toys, blankets, books, or magazines.

Please check back to this site for the most up to date information as the situation is constantly evolving and we will update how you can help on a regular basis.