COVID-19 / SARS-CoV-2 Quick Links Collection

This page is a collection of links to resources on the COVID-19 (disease) / SARS-CoV-2 (virus), formerly called 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The CRA will continue to post new content to this page. A change log at the bottom of the page will indicate what content is new. This is an evolving situation and information is changing, please refer to official sources such as the CDC and public health agencies for the latest information.

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Public Health in California is decentralized with each county having its own public health agency which serve as the public health department for all incorporated and unincorporated cities and towns within the county jurisdiction. The exceptions are the cities of Berkeley, Long Beach, and Pasadena, which have their own public health departments.

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Page Change Log (does not include additions to the Guidance Documents & Public Health Statements):

March 18, 2020

  • Added to Top Buttons: Coronavirus (COVID-19) in California
  • Added to California County Links:
    • Amador County: Public Health COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus); Public Schools Coronavirus (2019 Novel Coronavirus)
    • Colusa County: Public Health; County Office of Education
    • Inyo County: COVID-19 Response Update; Mammoth Lakes COVID-19 Resources
    • Lake County: Coronavirus Information; County Media Releases; Office of Education COVID-19
    • Lassen County: Public Health News; County Office of Education
    • Mariposa County: COVID-19 News and Video Updates
    • Merced County: Public Health Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    • Modoc County: County Page; Public Health Facebook
    • Mono County: County Coronavirus Response
    • Plumas County: Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)
    • Sierra County: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Page; COVID-19 Updates
    • Siskiyou County: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Page
    • Stanislaus County: Coronavirus Page
    • Sutter County: Coronavirus Update for the Yuba-Sutter Area
    • Trinity County: County Homepage
    • Tuolumne County: Public Health
    • Yuba County: Coronavirus Update for the Yuba-Sutter Area
  • Added to Other Links:
    • Industry Associations: Credit Union National Association – Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)


March 16, 2020

  • Added to County Links:
    • Contra Costa County: Health Services Anti-Stigma Social Media Toolkit
    • El Dorado County: Health & Human Services Press Releases; Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): Update for El Dorado County
    • San Joaquin County: Coronavirus Disease 2019 Page
    • Santa Barbara County: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Information Portal
    • Ventura County: Coronavirus Information; Office of Education School Closures
  • Added to Other Links
    • Industry Associations: American Bankers Association – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    • Addressing Social Stigma: Anti-Stigma Social Media Toolkit (Contra Costa County Health Services); Know the facts about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and help stop the spread of rumors (CDC); Viruses Don’t Discriminate and Neither Should We: Coronavirus and Stigma (Contra Costa County)
    • Mental Health: Managing Emotional Health During Uncertain Times (Alameda County); Talking With Children: Tips for Caregivers, Parents, and Teachers During Infectious Disease Outbreaks (SAMHSA); Behavioral Health Resources For Coronavirus (Nationwide Children’s Hospital); The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it: rapid review of the evidence (The Lancet); Mitigate the effects of home confinement on children during the COVID-19 outbreak (The Lancet); Managing Fears and Anxiety around Coronavirus (UC Berkeley); Manage Anxiety & Stress (CDC);


March 15, 2020

  • Added to California State Agency Links
    • CDPH: Guidance Documents: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19); Press Releases
    • Cal OSHA: Guidance on Requirements to Protect Workers from Coronavirus; The California Workplace Guide to Aerosol Transmissible Diseases
    • California Department of Industrial Relations: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – FAQs on laws enforced by the California Labor Commissioner’s Office
    • California Employment Development Department: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Information
    • Business & Economic Development: GoBiz COVID-19
  • Added to County Links:
    • Alameda County: Office of Education COVID-19 Information
    • Calaveras County: COVID-19 What You Can Do; COVID-19 Links & Resources; COVID-19 School Resources; Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Press Releases
    • Contra Costa County: Office of Education Information about Coronavirus
    • Del Norte County: Unified School District COVID-19 Page
    • El Dorado County: Office of Education COVID-19 – Coronavirus Information; Office of Education School Closures
    • Fresno County: Superintendent of Schools Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Guidance for School Districts
    • Glenn County: Office of Education Coronavirus COVID-19 Update
    • Humboldt County: Office of Education COVID-19 Information;
    • Imperial County: Public Health COVID-19
    • Kern County: Office of Education 2019 Novel Coronavirus Resources
    • Kings County: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    • Los Angeles County: Pasadena Public Health Department Information on COVID-19; County Office of Education Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Schools; Public Health Information for Healthcare Providers
    • Madera County: Superintendent of Schools COVID-19 Information
    • Marin County: Office of Education Coronavirus; Office of Education School Closure Status Report
    • Mariposa County: Public Health; Public Health Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Update; Public Health Facebook; Health and Human Services Agency; Office of Education
    • Mendocino County: News Releases; Office of Education Coronavirus Information for Schools and Families
    • Merced County: Office of Education
    • Monterey County: Office of Education
    • Nevada County: COVID-19 FAQ; Office of Education
    • Orange County: Department of Education Coronavirus (COVID-19); Department of Education Coronavirus Updates
    • Placer County: Office of Education News
    • Riverside County: Office of Education Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)
    • Sacramento County: Media Releases; Office of Education; Office of Education About the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • San Diego County: Pandemic Preparedness; San Diego 211
    • San Francisco: Coronavirus (COVID-19); UC San Francisco COVID-19 Page; Unified School District
    • San Mateo County: Office of Education COVID-19 Page
    • San Joaquin County: Office of Education
    • Shasta County: Health & Human Services Agency COVID-19 (Coronavirus); Health & Human Services Agency Press Releases; NorCal 211 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Information
    • Sonoma County: Office of Education Coronavirus Information for Schools and Families; City of Santa Rosa COVID-19 Page
    • Tehama County: NorCal 211 COVID-19 Page; Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak
  • Added to Federal Agency Links:
    • Federal Trade Commission: Coronavirus Scams
  • Added to International Links:
    • Public Health Agencies of Other Countries: South Korea Center for Disease Control Press Releases
  • Added to Other Links:
    • Association of California School Administrators Coronavirus Resources for Schools; FMI: Food Industry Association Coronavirus; California Hospital Association – Coronavirus Watch; Healthcare Ready Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019


March 13, 2020

  • California Links – Labor & Workforce Development Agency: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for Employers and Workers
  • Other Links – Mental Health: Coping With Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks (LA County)


March 12, 2020

  • Began changing the layout from buttons to hyperlinked text
  • Added to county links: Added to County Links: Calaveras County COVID-19 What You Can Do; Calaveras County COVID-19 Links & Resources; Calaveras County COVID-19 School Resources; Calaveras County Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Press Releases; Imperial County Public Health COVID-19; Pasadena Public Health Department Information on COVID-19; Mendocino County News Releases; San Francisco Coronavirus (COVID-19); City of Santa Rosa COVID-19 Page; Humboldt County Office of Education COVID-19 Information; San Mateo County Office of Education COVID-19 Page; Sonoma County Office of Education Coronavirus Information for Schools and Families


March 9, 2020

  • Added to Federal Links: CDC – Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities, OSHA – How to Protect Yourself in the Workplace during a Pandemic, Resilience Resources for Emergency Response
  • Added to International Links: WHO Links –  COVID-19 European Region Dashboard, COVID-2019 Americas Dashboard; Pan American Health Organization new section and links: COVID-19 Page, COVID-2019 Americas Dashboard
  • Added to Travel Notices: CDC COVID-19 Risk Assessment by Country
  • Added to Other Links:
    • Industry Associations (US – National) Section: National Restaurant Association COVID-19 Page
    • Addressing Social Stigma: Social Stigma associated with COVID-19: A guide to preventing and addressing social stigma (IFRC, UNICEF, WHO)
    • Mental Health: Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health: Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation During an Infectious Disease Outbreak (SAMHSA)


March 4, 2020

  • Added to the top: ESRI COVID-19 GIS Hub
  • Added to California State Agency Links: CDHP COVID-19 Spanish
  • County Links:
    • Alameda County: COVID-19 Resources; COVID-19 Press Releases
    • Nevada County : COVID-19 Page
    • Santa Clara County: City of Santa Clara COVID-19 Page; Public Health Twitter
    • Sacramento: Sacramento City Unified School District COVID FAQ
  • Federal Agency Links: CISA COVID-19 Page; OSHA COVID-19 Control and Prevention; OSHA COVID-19 Standards; CDC Stigma Related to COVID-19; CDC COVID-19 Handouts & Posters
  • International Links: Hong Kong COVID-19 Page, WHO COVID-19 Advice for Public Videos

March 3, 2020

  • Added to Federal links: US State Department Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) COVID-19 Page
  • Added to Santa Clara County: City you Palo Alto COVID-19 Page


February 28, 2020

  • Adjusted layout in preparation for the addition of new more links.
  • Added to California County Links: Calaveras County COVID-19 Page


February 26, 2020

  • Added to CDC links: COVID-19 Info for Travelers


February 24, 2020

  • Added to the top of the page: WHO Dashboard Link and Virus & Disease Naming Information
  • Added to Travel Notices and Advisories: International Air Transport Association Government Measures Related to COVID-19
  • Added to California Public Health & OES Links: Del Norte County COVID-19 Info & Health Alerts


February 23, 2020

  • Added to California Public Health & OES Links: Alpine County – Health Briefs;  Contra Costa County – 2019-nCoV Info, Latest News;  Fresno County – COVID-19 Info, Health Messages for Schools, News Releases;  Imperial County – Public Health Facebook;  Los Angeles County – Health Alerts;  Madera County – 2019-nCoV Page;  Mendocino County – Health Alerts;  Napa County – 2019-nCoV Page;  Nevada County – Public Health Current Updates;  Pasadena – Public Health News;  Placer County – COVID-19 Page;  Sacramento County – COVID-19 Page;  San Benito County – Public Health Press Releases, New Coronavirus Page;  San Bernardino County – 2019-nCoV Info;  San Diego County – Health Alerts;  San Luis Obispo County – Novel Coronavirus Page;  Solano County – COVID-19 Page, Health Alerts;  Sonoma County – COVID-19 Page;  Yolo County – COVID-19 Page


February 21, 2020

  • Add to California Public Health Links: Humboldt County Health Alerts


February 18, 2020

  • Added to Other International Agency Link: Japan Ministry of Health


February 17, 2020

  • Updated page title, introduction section, and links to reflect new name for the disease (COVID-19) and virus (SARS-CoV-2), note some agencies/departments are still using 2019-nCoV. Those have been left and will be changed once the agency/department changes their website.
  • Changed Other Agency / Organization Links back to Other International Agency Links and moved US Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2019-nCoV Page to a new Other Links section
  • Added Guidance Document & Public Health Statements section
  • Added to CDC – Pandemic Preparedness Resources Link
  • Added to Other US and California Agency Links – OSHA COVID-19 Page
  • Added to Other Links – Added US Chamber of Commerce Foundation Novel Coronavirus (nCoV) Corporate Aid Tracker; COVID-19 Publications (CDC)
  • Added to California Public Health Links: Santa Cruz County COVID-19 Page; Kern County 2019-nCoV Page; Monterey County 2019-nCoV Page for Schools & Businesses; Orange County Healthcare Agency Youtube
  • Added to Travel Notices & Advisories – International Air Transport Association 2019-nCoV Page


February 7, 2020

  • Under CDC Links added 2019-nCoV Info for Businesses, Youtube Channel
  • Under WHO Links added YouTube Channel, 2019-nCoV Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan Draft
  • Changed Other US Federal Agency Links to Other US and California Agency Links and added Cal OSHA’s 2019-nCoV Page


February 4, 2020

  • Under WHO Links added: 2019-nCoV FAQ Page; 2019-nCoV Myth Busters Page


February 3, 2020

  • Under California Specific Links -added Butte County 2019-nCoV Info link
  • Added under Other Federal Agency Link – FDA 2019-nCoV Page
  • Changes Other International Agency Links to Other Agency / Organization Links – added US Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2019-nCoV Page


February 2, 2020

  • Under Other Federal Agency Links – added links for HHS Public Health Emergency Declarations; SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline
  • Under California Specific Links – added Marin County – Health Alerts; Monterey County – 2019-nCoV page and Health Alerts; Riverside County – Latest News/Health Notices; San Benito County – Health Alerts and Public Health Facebook; San Diego County – County Coronavirus News; San Joaquin County – Health Notices; San Mateo County – Health Alerts; Santa Barbara County – 2019-nCoV page, Provider Alerts, and Press Releases; Santa Clara County – Health Alerts and Public Health Facebook; Solano County – 2019-nCoV page and Provider Alerts; Yolo County – Health Alerts
  • Under WHO – added link to 2019-NCoV Situation Dashboard


January 30, 2020

  • Added 2019-nCoV page links for the following counties: Alameda, Marin, Riverside, San Diego, and San Mateo.
  • Add health alert links for the following counties: Alameda, Butte, Fresno, Imperial, Kern, Sacramento, Santa Cruz, Sonoma, and Long Beach (city)
  • Add link to for San Francisco County; Latest Speeches for WHO


January 26, 2020 – Initial Posting