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.

 
 
      

 

New England winters can be harsh and enduring. Below are resources to help you prepare for winter weather and storms to keep you and your loved ones safe.

Cold Weather Safety Resources

 
 
 
 
 

Car and Outdoor Safety

                      
 
 
 

   Safely Removing Snow/Shoveling

 
 
  

Home Heating Safety

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

For more information about winter safety follow CTDPH on social media: Facebook and Twitter.

or call 860-509-7599 for a FREE- CT Guide to Emergency Preparedness