Health and Safety
Connecticut COVID-19 Response
Relief and Support
Here's how to get tested for COVID-19 in Connecticut, and where to go
COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans
Read about Connecticut's plans for a roll-out of a COVID-19 vaccine
COVID-19 Vaccine Advisory Group
This is the group created by Governor Lamont to develop plans for the COVID-19 vaccine
Long-Term Care Facility Data
Review the latest data on cases in every nursing home and assisted living facility in the state
Hospital Capacity Data
Review the weekly data on capacity in Connecticut's hospitals
COVID CT Alert App
This mobile device tool provides alerts if you've been exposed to someone who tested positive while also maintaining privacy
ContaCT - Contact Tracing
Join this powerful COVID-19 tracing system to help us bring the pandemic under control
CT Business Reopening and Recovery Center
Your one-stop resource to help you safely reopen your business in Connecticut
CT Back to Work Initiative
Skills training. Staffing resources. Local jobs.
Connecticut's powerful new hub for employers and job-seekers
In Case You Missed It
Business Sector Rules Currently in Effect
A complete list of all of the health and safety rules currently in effect for each sector.
Independent Review of Long-Term Care Facilities
COVID-19 rippled through Connecticut's nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
An independent review sheds light on how to improve response efforts.
High Priority Populations - Get Tested for Free
Pediatric COVID-19 Test Centers
Municipal/Local Health Department Webinars
The Connecticut Department of Public Health holds bi-weekly meetings for municipal and local health officials on issues relating to COVID-19. View past meeting recordings and slideshows here.
State Parks Are Open
Outdoor recreational facilities are open, but with social distancing guidelines in place.
Plan your visit with the latest updates on parks, trails, beaches, boating, and more.
Plan for Returning to School for the 2020-21 Academic Year
The State of Connecticut has released a comprehensive plan that will serve as a roadmap for districts.
What's Open in CT
|Amusement parks||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Bars||Closed||Effective May 1, 2021, bars that do not serve food can open for service OUTDOORS ONLY. Food is still required when serving alcohol indoors. Effective May 19, 2021, bars that do not serve food can open for service indoors.|
|Beaches (state)||Open||Must follow safety guidelines|
|Beaches (town)||Open||Check with individual town or review this list from DEEP|
|Bowling alleys||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Construction||Open||Must follow safe workplace rules|
|Gyms and Fitness Studios||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Hair Salons and Barbershops||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Hotels||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Libraries||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Nail salons||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Manufacturing||Open||Must follow safe workplace rules|
|Museums and zoos||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Offices||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Retail||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Restaurants||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|School (PreK-12, summer)||Open||Must follow summer school rules|
|State Campgrounds||Open||All campers must make reservations in advance|
|State Parks||Open||Must follow safety guidelines
|Summer camps||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Spas||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Tattoo Parlors||Open||Must follow sector rules|
|Theaters||Open||Must follow sector rules|