A list of online resources about the coronavirus, preparedness in Vermont
These are local, state, federal and other online resources about the coronavirus and preparation for you, your family and your home.
- The Vermont Department of Health is the best source for local updates related to COVID-19: https://www.healthvermont.gov/response/infectious-disease/2019-novel-coronavirus
- Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington, https://svhealthcare.org/COVID-19/: Information includes basics about prevention and treatment, FAQs, and information about the hospital's response.
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/: Includes a "what you should know" section that addresses coronavirus issues for older people and people with chronic diseases at higher risk; steps to prevent illness; what to do when sick; symptoms; answers to common questions; situation updates for the U.S. and the world; as well as information specifically for communities, schools, and businesses, health care professionals, health departments, travel and laboratories.
- The Manchester Journal's coronavirus update page, https://www.manchesterjournal.com/coronavirus: All of our coverage on the coronavirus, including local, state, regional, national and world news on the outbreak.
- The Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development, www.mass.gov/info-details/small-business-assistance-for-covid-19: Provides information about the community impacts of COVID-19 on Vermont businesses.
- Johns Hopkins University coronavirus resource center, https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html: Heat map showing the coronavirus outbreak, as well as wide-ranging expertly sourced resources about the pandemic.
- The Vermont Department of Labor has created an electronic form, for those looking to establish an initial claim to unemployment benefits at https://appengine.egov.com/apps/vt/dol/unemploymentinsuranceclaim
- The Vermont Food Bank, https://www.vtfoodbank.org/: A searchable map to food resources throughout Vermont, and other information.
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