Connecticut COVID-19 Response

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COVID-19 may have changed the way we do things in Connecticut,
but it cannot change who we are as a people.
Together we will meet this challenge. And together we will navigate the path forward.

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Top Resources


CT Business Reopening and Recovery Center

All the tools you need to safely reopen your business in Connecticut.

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Contact Tracing App

ContaCT - Contact Tracing

Connecticut has a powerful new tracking system that could help contain the spread of COVID-19.

Learn how it works
Get Tested

Get Tested

Locate testing sites in Connecticut and read information about getting tested.

Find out more
Mortgage Relief

Mortgage and Rent Assistance

For homeowners, financial pressures are mounting. Here's where to find relief.

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Nursing Home Data

High-Risk Populations

Nursing homes and assisted living facilities are highly vulnerable to COVID-19. Here's the latest data.

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Get Hired

Visit our powerful new hiring portal that connects job-seekers to CT businesses.

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In Case You Missed It

Store front with open sign

Reopening Plan Officially Launched

Connecticut is reopening its doors in four phases, to ensure a safe and responsible transition.
Do you know which parts of the State are "open" now?

See what's open now

Chat with Our COVID-19 "Virtual Assistant"

We know you're busy. Sometimes you just want quick answers so you can make decisions.
The new CT virtual assistant is here to help.
Just tap the chat button in the lower right corner of the page and ask your question now.

Help Keep Businesses (and Consumers) Safe

Before a business is allowed to reopen in Connecticut, it must certify that it's following strict safety guidelines.

Have you witnessed a lapse of safety at a local business? Let us know.

Report a safety issue here

State Parks Are Open

Outdoor recreational facilities are now open, but with social distancing guidelines in place.

Plan your visit with the latest updates on parks, trails, beaches, boating, and more.

Get the latest info now

Have more questions about Coronavirus?

Speak to the CT Virtual Assistant now:

(833) 250-7633
Or call the 2-1-1 Connecticut Hotline
Relay services can be accessed by calling 7-1-1.

Anyone who is out-of-state or using Relay can connect to Connecticut 2-1-1 toll free by dialing 1-800-203-1234.

The CT Virtual Assistant and 2-1-1 info hotline are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

These services are for general questions about COVID-19. If you're experiencing symptoms, contact your medical provider. 

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COVID-19 in CT

Positive Cases: 43,239

Tests Reported: 279,457

Hospitalized: 373

Total Deaths:  4,007

What's Open in CT
Sector Status Notes
Amusement parks Closed Closed until June 17
Bars Closed
Beaches (state) Open Following DEEP safety guidelines
Beaches (town) Partially Open Check with individual town
Bowling alleys Closed Closed until June 17
Construction Open
DMV Closed All deadlines extended 180 days [info]
Gyms and Fitness Studios Closed Closed until June 17
Hair Salons and Barbershops Partially Open Must follow sector rules
Hotels Partially Open Only for first responders and patients until June 17
Libraries Closed Closed until June 17
Nail salons Closed Closed until June 17
Manufacturing Open
Museums and zoos Partially Open Must follow sector rules
Offices Partially Open 50% capacity, must follow sector rules
Retail Partially Open Must follow sector rules
Restaurants Partially Open Take-out, delivery, and outdoor dining only, following sector rules
School (PK-12 regular academic year) Closed In-person classes canceled for 2019-20 academic year. Must provide distance learning.
School (PK-12 summer) Closed Summer school may begin July 6, following safety rules.
State Parks Open Following DEEP safety guidelines
Summer camps Closed May begin operations June 22
Spas Closed Closed until June 17
Tattoo Parlors Closed Closed until June 17
Theaters Closed Closed until June 17
complete guidelines for CT
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