Guidance Directory COVID-19

Jun 26 2020

Guidance Directory COVID-19

The following is a list of official guidance links from federal, state, and local authorities. We hope these links and resources will provide useful and current information to you and your family.

 

FEDERAL RESOURCES

THE CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC)

General Information and Updates

Informational Videos

How to Protect Yourself

Infection Prevention 

Information for Communities, Schools and Businesses

Workplace, School and Home Guidance

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Risk Assessment and Public Health Management Decision Making

 

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO) 

General Information and Updates 

Cornonavirus Q&A 

Advice for the Public and Communication Resources

Informational Video

 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

General information and resources

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  (CMS)

General information and resources

 

U.S. Department of Education

General information and resources


NY STATE RESOURCES

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR 

Executive Orders Relating to the COVID-19 Emergency

 

NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH)

Department of Health 24/7 Hotline: 1-888-364-3065

General Information and Updates

To receive regular updates on the latest developments text:
COVID to 692-692 (for updates in English)
or text  COVIDESP to 692-692 (for updates in Spanish)

Email:
icp@health.ny.gov
covidadultcareinfo@health.ny.gov or
covidnursinghomeinfo@health.ny.gov

 

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (OPWDD)

Guidance to caregivers, families, and provider agencies of services or support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

General Information and Guidance

 

THE ARC NEW YORK

General information and resources

 


WESTCHESTER COUNTY RESOURCES

WESTCHESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Hotline Number 211

Information about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Westchester County Government

Information and updates 

County School Food Distribution Centers

 

Mental Health Association of Westchester

Disaster Distress Helpline

Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.

Resources and COVID-19 tips

 

Feeding Westchester

Listing of local food pantries and services


As a reminder, all family members and employees of The Arc Westchester who are ill should refrain from visiting an Arc Westchester location or any public location in the community as directed by the New York State Health Department.

We appreciate your help in keeping our community healthy. While we understand that this is a stressful situation, filled with much waiting and uncertainty, we hope that our continued communication and transparency helps to keep us all grounded during this difficult time.

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