This is a time of unprecedented hardship for many. Everyone should act as if they have been exposed to COVID-19. This means monitoring your health closely and avoiding unnecessary social interactions. Healthy or sick, it is vital to stay home. In order to protect all residents – especially the elderly – please consult with any of the following:

World Health Organization’s Coronavirus Disease Advice for the Public: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public
Westchester County Department of Health: https://health.westchestergov.com/2019-novel-coronavirus
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/index.page
New York State Department of Health: https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home
New York State has launched a COVID-19 tracker to provide New York State’s comprehensive testing data to the public. The website, www.ny.gov/covid-19tracker, which is updated daily with the latest data, presents visualizations of statewide and county-level testing and results.

There has been an uptick in reported domestic violence incidents. Please know: If you are in a dangerous domestic situation, New York State will help you find safe shelter. You are not trapped just because of Coronavirus. If there is an issue where you are in immediate harm, call 911. If you need help, don’t hesitate to call the State’s Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-942-6906.

Due to COVID-19, the New York Blood Center is experiencing a critical shortage of blood. New Yorkers who are healthy and strong are encouraged to give blood. Please register for an appointment here to save lives! https://www.nybloodcenter.org  Call the New York State Novel Coronavirus Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or the New York City Hotline at 1-844-NYC-4NYC with any questions or to register to get tested for the virus.