May 13, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention listed six Connecticut Counties in the High/Orange category as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Fairfield and New London Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents in these counties should wear a mask indoors in public; stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Additional precautions may be needed for residents who are at high risk for severe illness. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Meningococcal Disease Information

In accordance with Section 55 of Public Act 08-184, effective July 1, 2008, the Connecticut Department of Public Health, in collaboration with the Connecticut State Department of Education is providing the information on this site about meningococcal meningitis and the benefits of vaccination for students enrolled in secondary schools.  Any questions about meningococcal disease prevention and control, or vaccine recommendations can be directed to the State Immunization Program at 860-509-7929  


For more information or to contact the Immunization Program, please call:
860-509-7929, during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm


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