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LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 7, 2020 AT 3:15 PM

What You Need to Know

  • Governor Cuomo has partnered with New Jersey Governor Murphy and Connecticut Governor Lamont to create a joint travel advisory for individuals traveling from states with significant community spread of COVID-19, requiring a quarantine for 14 days when visiting their states.
  • Based on each region's infection rate, schools across New York State are permitted to open this fall but each school district must have a testing and tracing plan and will decide if an in-person v. hybrid model works best for them while following strict Department of Health Guidance.
  • The State Police and State Liquor Authority are leading a task force to investigate and shut down establishments not complying with the safety standards of the state.
  • To report violations of health and safety restrictions and requirements for businesses, gatherings and individuals, please choose the appropriate link below:
  • Go to forward.ny.gov to find out: Which phase of reopening your region is in; the industry guidance for each phase; regional dashboards for monitoring how the virus is being contained; and information on loans for small businesses.
  • New Yorkers without health insurance can apply through NY State of Health through August 15, 2020; must apply within 60 days of losing coverage.
  • Health care workers can text NYFRONTLINE to 741-741 to access 24/7 emotional support services. Any New Yorker can call the COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline at 1-844-863-9314 for mental health counseling.


    UPDATES FROM THE SAG HARBOR SCHOOL DISTRICT

    March 10, 2020

    Links to the COVID-19 webpages of state and federal agencies:

    VIDEO RESOURCES

    COVER COUGHS AND SNEEZES (FOR YOUNG CHILDREN)


    WASH YOUR HANDS! (FOR KIDS)


    WASH YOUR HANDS (FOR OLDER KIDS AND ADULTS)


    Additional Resources

    NYSED has added a webpage dedicated to COVID-19 updates and information (Please see link below). This is a one stop shop for all guidance that the Department of Ed. has issued.

    http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/schoolhealth/schoolhealthservices/coronavirus.html

    CDC Information

    Stop the Spread of Germs What the Public Should Do

    What is the Stigma and What Causes it?

    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fstigma-faq.html

    CDC's dedicated 2019-nCoV website
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

    Travel: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/faqs.html

    Prevention: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html#prevention

    Prevention, Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html

    New York State Department of Health

    NYSDOH Coronavirus Summary
    NYSDOH Contact List by County

    NYSDOH's dedicated 2019-nCoV website 

    https://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/coronavirus/

    NYSDOH directory of local health departments
    https://www.health.ny.gov/contact/contact_information/

    New York State Center for School Health website
    https://www.schoolhealthny.com/

    How to Talk to Your Children about Coronavirus

    https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus

    Coronavirus Hotline

    1-888-364-3065