Coronavirus Resources

This page presents resources that include related local, state, federal and other websites and Facebook pages.

Emergency Services: 911
Selectmen’s Office: 860-542-5829
Town Clerk’s Office: 860-542-5679
Transfer Station hours (Questions: 860-542-5829)
Post Office: 860-542-5087

Links to local, state, federal and other Facebook pages and websites with information about the coronavirus pandemic, its effects and sources for help. All coronavirus emergency executive orders issued in Connecticut are listed here, complete with links to each.

 

Basic fabric mask pattern and a video that explains the process, a page of mask-making suggestions from the Centers for Disease Control and a quick and easy shortcut demonstrated by the U.S. Surgeon General.

LOCAL

Town of Norfolk Office of Emergency Management on Facebook

Hartford HealthCare testing centers and policy, plus an online screening questionnaire to help you decide if you should ask for testing

Torrington Area Health District (procedures; office is closed to the public)

Emergency relief funding for practicing artists

Botelle Elementary School

Northwest Regional School District 7

STATE

State of Connecticut Covid-19 vaccination information page

State of Connecticut Coronavirus Updates

State of Connecticut sector rules for reopening

Governor Lamont’s emergency orders and press releases on the latest Covid-19-related health safeguards and state aid for businesses and individuals

State of Connecticut guidance on filing for unemployment benefits

Connecticut’s page for workers and employers: unemployment, job searches, job training and education

State of Connecticut page of Business Resources

Business Reopening and Recovery Center for the State of Connecticut

Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program: Emergency cash flow relief to qualifying small businesses and nonprofits negatively affected by the coronavirus

Press release: Covid-19 related testing and treatment is covered without any copayment for insured individuals in the state; testing is similarly available for uninsured people. See also portal.ct.gov/husky and Medicaid Coverage for Uninsured During Covid-19 Emergency.

State of Connecticut Talk It Out hotline for families and those caring for children during the pandemic (or 833-258-5011)

Guidelines for using state parks and boat launches

How to volunteer during this emergency

FEDERAL & OTHER

CDC Activities and Initiatives Supporting the Covid-19 Response

CDC guidelines for employers opening offices during the pandemic

A Practical Guide to Staying Safe During the Coronavirus Pandemic, developed by experts in medicine and infectious diseases at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Mass.

Centers for Disease Control recommendations for what to do if you are sick

Centers for Disease Control Coronavirus Information

Text of White House task force’s three-phase guidelines for “Opening America”

Government Response to Coronavirus

Google coronavirus information page

Mental health resources (png file)

Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress: Fact sheets and other resources to support the health and well-being of communities affected by the pandemic, including more related to mental health.

Information for pet owners and veterinarians from the American Veterinary Medicine Association