NPCOVID19 UPDATE: March 5th – March 11th

There are currently 8 new reported active cases of COVID-19 in New Providence.

  • 8 New Reported Cases:
  • 5 Adults non-LTC
  • 3 Children
  • 6 New Recovered Cases
  • 8 Total Current Active Cases (all non-LTC)

New Providence has had a total of 706 reported positive cases since Jan 1st :

• 2020 – 441 Cases
• 2021 – 1004 Cases
• 2022 – 706 Cases

  • Jan – 646 Cases
  • Feb – 48 Cases
  • Mar – 12 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

Union County Rental Assistance Program:

UPDATE – Union County Rental Assistance Program NOW OPEN

Mortgage Assistance:
https://www.njerma.com

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

Emergency Food Distribution Events:

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:

You took a Rapid Home COVID-19 Test . . . Now What?

VACCINE INFORMATION:
Local vaccine, booster and testing information:

Welcome to the official Union County Covid-19 Portal

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

The State Public Health Emergency has been lifted by the Governor. Unless the Public Health Emergency is reinstated, or we see a spike or an uptick in cases, we are tentatively suspending weekly reports, but we are continuing to monitor the situation closely and will keep you informed of any changes. In the meantime, you can follow Covid19 case information and vaccinated residents on the State of New Jersey dashboard at: Covid19.NJ.Gov

You can follow NJ Case Statistics by region at:
https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/documents/topics/NCOV/COVID-19_Report_Week_2022_9.pdf

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