You can take steps to protect the health of you and your family, here are some helpful links:
- CDC has provided an approved checklist to get ready!.
- Pregnant and breastfeeding, click here.
- Tips on how to keep your children healthy while school's out, click here.
- If you are worried about your pets, click here for more information.
- The CDC recommends disinfecting frequently touched surfaces and objects. For example: tables, countertops, light switches, doorknobs, and cabinet handles. For more information on, click here.
- We know masks are hard to find right now, the CDC has great instructions on how to make your own cloth masks, click here.
- Dealing with the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be very stressful for adults and children. For more information on how to cope, click here. For more information on how to talk to your kids, click here.
- Download “10 things you can do to manage your COVID-19 symptoms at home”, in English and Spanish.
- Coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading, but do not panic, these simple steps can help protect you, your family and your community. For more information, click on the link that applies: English, Spanish, Creole and Portuguese.
- If you area Central Falls or Pawtucket resident without a primary care doctor and are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, please call 855-843-7620. Click here for information in Creole, Portuguese, and Spanish.
- Does your child need a COVID test? For more information in English and Spanish.
The best way to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) is to:
- Cover your mouth when you cough. Use your arm so your hand doesn’t spread the illness.
- Wash your hands and use hand sanitizer often.
- Stay home when you have a fever and difficulty breathing or have fever with a bad cough that won’t go away.
- Limit travel or avoid gatherings with more than 10 people per the CDC and RI Department of Health
- There is little evidence that a mask prevents the illness, and currently the CDC and RI Department of Health do not recommend masks for people who aren’t sick.
- To learn more about CDC best practices on how to protect yourself, click here.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Facts not Fear: Know the facts about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and help stop the spread of rumors.
For more information on COVID-19 Patient Resources, click here.
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