DO NOT CALL 911 for general information on coronavirus.
|San Bernardino County residents||call 2-1-1 for general information and resources about the virus||You can also text your zip code to 898211 with your question|
|Riverside County residents||call 2-1-1 for general information and resources about the virus|
|Los Angeles County residents||call 2-1-1 with any questions on coronavirus||You can also text 52211, using the keyword COVID|
A good source information at http://www.211.org/services/covid19
Governor Newsom has launched a one-stop website for COVID-19 which highlights steps you can take to stay healthy and resources available to Californians impacted by the outbreak, including paid sick leave and unemployment assistance.
For more information on COVID-19, check with these sources:
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, National)
- State of California
- California Department of Public Health (CDPH, State)
- San Bernardino County Department of Public Health (SBCDPH, County)
- Riverside County Department of Public Health (RIVCOPH, County)
- Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LCDPH, County)
Social Security Administration offices are now CLOSED for in-person service.
- SSA online services are available at www.socialsecurity.gov.
- Local offices will continue to provide critical services over the phone.
If you cannot complete your Social Security business online, please call 1 (800) 325-0778.
- Click here for a full list of automated telephone services.
Source: Rep. Norma Torres Email Update 3/19
Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure:
- Shortness of breath
Call your doctor if you: develop symptoms, and have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 OR have recently traveled from an area with widespread or ongoing community spread of COVID-19.
There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.
- Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).
- Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
Clean your hands often
Avoid close contact
STEPS TO PROTECT OTHERS
Stay home if you’re sick
| Cover coughs and sneezes
| Wear a facemask if you are sick
Clean and disinfect