Connecticut COVID-19 Response
Health and Safety
Help stop the spread of COVID-19 with this latest information.
These health guidelines will help you stay safe and vigilant during the State's Coronavirus response.
What is COVID-19? COVID-19 is caused by a coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. It is spread mainly from person to person, particularly through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Symptoms can range from mild (or no symptoms) to severe illness.
Everyone is at risk of getting COVID-19. Older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions may be at higher risk for more severe illness.
Learn About COVID-19:
- COVID-19 Symptoms
- How COVID-19 Spreads
- Preventative Measures and Treatment
- High Risk Populations in Connecticut
- Get tested for COVID-19
- ContaCT: Connecticut's New Contact Tracing System
Public Health Resources
- Latest Resources from the Department of Public Health
- Guidance and Resources for Healthcare Workers
- Guidelines for First Responders
- Guidance on Environmental Health Issues
- Mental Health Resources to Help Cope with COVID-19
- Safety Guidelines for Travel
- Environmental Health and Drinking Water Information
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- For the latest safe workplace guidelines, self-certification forms, and access to personal protective equipment,
visit the CT Business Reopening and Recovery Center now.
- Guidance on employee COVID-19 testing
- Support for health departments
- Guidance for laboratory workers
- Respiratory protection guidance for healthcare workers
- Information for Connecticut state employees on COVID-19
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