Connecticut COVID-19 Response

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COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans

Read about Connecticut's plans for a roll-out of a COVID-19 vaccine

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COVID-19 Vaccine Advisory Group

This is the group created by Governor Lamont to develop plans for the COVID-19 vaccine

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Long-Term Care Facility Data

Review the latest data on cases in every nursing home and assisted living facility in the state

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Hospital Capacity Data

Review the weekly data on capacity in Connecticut's hospitals

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COVID CT Alert App

This mobile device tool provides alerts if you've been exposed to someone who tested positive while also maintaining privacy

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ContaCT - Contact Tracing

Join this powerful COVID-19 tracing system to help us bring the pandemic under control

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CT Business Reopening and Recovery Center

Your one-stop resource to help you safely reopen your business in Connecticut

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CT Back to Work Initiative

Skills training. Staffing resources. Local jobs.
Connecticut's powerful new hub for employers and job-seekers

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In Case You Missed It

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Business Sector Rules Currently in Effect

A complete list of all of the health and safety rules currently in effect for each sector.

See the sector rules
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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.

Read the Final Report Now
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High Priority Populations - Get Tested for Free

If you live in close proximity to others,
such as in apartment buildings or densely-populated neighborhoods,
this crucial health initiative is for you.
Find a Free Priority Testing Site Now
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Pediatric COVID-19 Test Centers

Schools and daycares are open. It's now more critical than ever to keep our children safe.
Here's how to get your family tested now.
Find a pediatric testing center near you
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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.

View webinars now
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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.

Get the latest info now
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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.

Get the latest info now

Have more questions about Coronavirus?

Ask the CT Virtual Assistant now:

(833) 250-7633

Or call the
2-1-1 Connecticut Hotline

- For guests who are deaf or hard of hearing, relay services are available at 7-1-1
- Out of state? Use our toll-free number: 1-800-203-1234

The CT Virtual Assistant and 2-1-1 info hotline are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

These services are for general questions about COVID-19. If you're experiencing symptoms, contact your medical provider.


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What's Open in CT
Sector Status Notes
Amusement parks Open Must follow sector rules
Bars Partially Open 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
DMV Open

- Deadlines for IDs and other credentials have been extended
- All in-person services require an appointment
- Select services can be completed online

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
Business Compliance
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