NPCOVID19 UPDATE: February 26th – March 4th

There are currently 6 new reported active cases of COVID-19 in New Providence (down from 12 last week):

 

–   6 New Reported Cases:

–  4 Adults non-LTC

–  2 Children

 

–  12 New Recovered Cases

 

–    6 Total Current Active Cases (all non-LTC)

 

New Providence has had a total of 698 reported positive cases since Jan 1st :

 

  • 2020 –    441 Cases
  • 2021  – 1004 Cases
  • 2022  –   698 Cases

Jan   –   646 Cases

Feb   –      48 Cases

Mar  –          4 Cases

 

For our current case statistics please visit https://www.newprov.org/case-statistics/

 

According to the CDC COVID-19 County Tracker,Union County, New Jersey community level is LOW: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/covid-by-county.html

 

NEW!! Union County Re-Opens Rental Assistance Program March 7th:

https://www.newprov.org/2022/03/union-county-to-re-open-rental-assistance-program-on-march-7/

 

Mortgage Assistance:

https://www.njerma.com

 

Utilities Assistance:

https://nj.gov/governor/news/news/562022/approved/20220302b.shtml

 

Emergency Food Distribution Events:

https://ucnj.org/covid19/food-distribution-events/

 

If you need food assistance now, please call the Union County Human Services Action Line at 888-845-3434.

 

TESTING INFORMATION:

Union County testing locations: https://ucnj.org/covid19/testing/covid19testing/

 

NJ testing locations:

https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/testing#test-sites

 

Free At Home COVID-19 Test Kits are available for NJ residents:

https://learn.vaulthealth.com/nj/

 

Free Public COVID-19 Testing and Treatment information:

https://covid19.nj.gov/faqs/nj-information/testing-and-treatment/where-can-i-get-free-public-covid-19-testing-or-treatment

 

Home Testing Self Reporting Information:

https://www.newprov.org/2021/12/you-took-a-rapid-home-covid-19-test-now-what/

 

VACCINE INFORMATION:

Local vaccine, booster and testing information:

https://ucnj.org/covid19/

 

vaccines.gov

 

You can also text your zip code to 438829 or call 1-800-232-0233 to find a COVID-19 vaccine near you.

 

NJ COVID-19 Information Hub:

https://covid19.nj.gov/

 

NJ Parent Information Links:

https://www.njparentlink.nj.gov/

 

https://njparentlink.nj.gov/njparentlink/current/covid-19.html

 

For medical information related to COVID please call the  NJPIES Call Center:

800-962-1253

 

General information about COVID-19 is available through the New Jersey Department of Health at nj.gov/health and the CDC.gov.

 

Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center updates, trends, and information:

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data

 

We will continue to keep you updated as we receive confirmed information.

 

Please keep our lost, afflicted, their loved ones, all our first responders, our essential workers, and everyone on the forefront and affected by this pandemic in your thoughts and prayers. We wish all a speedy recovery.

 

Be safe, keep well, and stay Pioneer Strong!

– Mayor Al Morgan

New Providence