COVID-19 Community Levels Update, March 24, 2023: The CDC has listed all eight Connecticut counties in the Low/Green category as part of its weekly Community Levels update. People who are at a high risk for severe illness should consider additional measures to minimize their exposure to COVID-19 and respiratory illnesses. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Please visit to request four free COVID-19 self-test kits from the Federal Government. Find a location that has a supply of COVID-19 therapeutics as part of the Test to Treat initiative here. The complete DPH COVID-19 toolbox is located at

Examination Schedule

State Law Examination (Embalmers and Nursing Home Administrators
Examination Date                                Application Deadline
Online  No deadline (on-demand)
Electrologist Practical and Written Examination
Examination Date                                               Application Deadline         
 Spring 2023 (Date TBD)       March 1, 2023
Optician Practical and State Law Examination
Examination Date                                         Application Deadline
June 20, 2023 (Eyewear) April 1, 2023
June 29, 2023 (Contact Lens) April 1, 2023