NPCOVID19 UPDATE: April 22nd

Community levels thankfully continue to remain LOW. We are continuing to closely monitor and will keep you informed of any changes.

 

You can follow Covid19 case information and vaccinated residents on the State of New Jersey dashboard at: Covid19.NJ.Gov

 

CDC COVID-19 Tracker:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/covid-by-county.html

 

VACCINE INFORMATION:

FDA Booster Outline:

https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/do-i-qualify-covid-19-vaccine-booster-and-which-one .

 

Vaccine and booster guidance, schedules, and testing site appointments through Union County’s free COVID-19 vaccination program:

ucnj.org/covid19/vax

 

Local vaccine, booster and testing information:

ucnj.org/covid19/

 

Vaccine additional information:

vaccines.gov

 

TESTING INFORMATION:

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

 

NJ testing locations:

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

 

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

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

 

Additional Free At-Home Tests:

https://www.covidtests.gov/

 

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/

 

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

 

MORE INFORMATION:

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

 

Emergency Food Distribution Events:

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

 

The next Distribution Event (and free COVID vaccines available too) is Saturday April 30th 10am at Elizabeth Board of Education Parking Lot.

 

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

 

We continue to keep our lost, afflicted, their loved ones, all our first responders, our essential workers, and everyone affected by the pandemic in our thoughts and prayers.

 

Be safe, keep well, and stay Pioneer Strong!

– Mayor Al Morgan

 

New Providence