COVID-19 Community Levels Update, March 17, 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


 Local Health Department Funding Guidance and Resources


Vaccine Equity Partnership Funding (VEPF)

Funding Guidance and Presentations

VEPF Application Guidance

VEPF Application Budget Template

March 5, 2020 VEPF Information Session Presentation


All questions and correspondence regarding the VEPF funding should be submitted to:


Epidemiology & Laboratory Capacity (ELC) 1 Funding

Funding Guidance 

ELC1 Expenditure Report Guidelines and Forms 


All financial and programmatic reporting forms and any questions regarding the LHD ELC1 funding should be submitted to:

Public Health Emergency preparedness (PHEP) Program

BP 4 Financial Reporting

   PHEP Financial Reporting Form

BP4 PHEP Budget Guidance

BP4 PHEP Financial Reporting Guidelines

BP4 PHEP Budget Summary

Budget Revision Request Form

  BP4 PHEP Regional Activities Approval Form


Programmatic Reporting Forms for BP4 and BP5

  Revised PHEP Programmatic Progress Report for BP4 and BP5 Memo

  Contractor PHEP Programmatic Progress Report

  Subcontractor PHEP Programmatic Progress Report

  Volunteer Management PHEP Programmatic Progress Report

  Additional Meetings Form

Medical Countermeasures

MCM ORR Guidance Documents and Templates

 All financial and programmatic reporting forms and any questions regarding the Public Health Emergency Preparedness funding should be submitted to: