June 24, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has listed Fairfield, Hartford, New London, Middlesex, Tolland, and Windham Counties in Low/Green the as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Litchfield, Middlesex and New Haven County are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents who live in the Medium /Yellow counties who are at a high risk for severe illness, should talk to their health care provider about whether to wear a mask and take other precautions. These residents should stay up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Perinatal Hepatitis B Program

perinatal hepb  Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
Connecticut Department of Public Health
Immunization Action Coalition
HepB moms- outside link.  Hep B Moms work in collaboration with the CDC to serve as a resource for mothers, health care providers, and public health officials to reduce perinatal hepatitis B transmission. The aim of the program is to provide technical assistance and educational resources to public health departments across all 50 states. Educational brochures that are culturally and linguistically appropriate are available to public health departments, hospitals, and health organizations across the nation free of charge.  
Stanford University  The Asian Liver Center  provides educational resources on hepatitis B and liver cancer for the public and health professionals. Materials listed are free. The web page includes a link to order material.