Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Updates, Information and Resources: For the latest information, resources, and guidance related to coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit ct.gov/coronavirus.
2-1-1 Resource Guide of Community-Based Programs: For help identifying and connecting with basic needs programs like food, utilities, healthcare, diapers, and more, visit https://uwc.211ct.org/covid19resources.
Volunteer & Donation Opportunities: For a list of volunteer and donation needs, visit the Volunteer & Donation topic page.
- Donations of Personal Protective Equipment: The State of Connecticut has activated a framework for donations of PPEs. Members of the public, businesses, and philanthropic organizations that wish to donate these vital materials can fill out the online form at 211ct.org/DonationsCOVID19.
- Medical Volunteers: Connecticut’s hospitals, nursing home and medical facilities are in desperate need of medical volunteers. Governor Lamont is urging anyone with experience in healthcare to register on the healthcare volunteer registry at https://ctresponds.ct.gov.
- Community Emergency Response Team Volunteers:: If residents are interested in joining a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) to volunteer during the COVID response, your local Emergency Management Director can swear in new members after they complete the following on-line course: IS-317: Introduction to Community Emergency Response Team. To register, visit https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-317.