Coronavirus (COVID-19) Hub

If you are showing symptoms like those of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), call your doctor or a medical clinic for instructions. DO NOT just go to your doctor or other medical facility unless instructed.

Symptoms of COVID-19 (Coronavisrus)

  • Cough

  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

   

Or at least two of these symptoms

  • Repeated shaking with chills

  • Muscle pain

  • Headache

  • Sore throat

  • New loss of taste or smell

What to do if you have symptoms

How to reduce your risk

  • Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Guidelines on proper hand washing can be found here   

  • Use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol content if soap and water aren’t available

  • Avoid touching your face

  • Limit physical contact when interacting with people in public (avoid handshakes, hugs, etc.) 

  • Practice social distancing: don’t go out in public unless absolutely necessary. If you do, try to remain at least 6 feet away from others

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker

 

NEWS

 

The need for enhanced senior services has grown with the spread of the coronavirus outbreak in Michigan, and the state has received new funding to help. Read more...

The State of Michigan released an interactive map showing pick up locations for meals for school children. You can view and search the map here 

As the virus outbreak — a global pandemic — spreads across the United States, Michigan and its communities are scrambling to react, taking measures to slow the spread. Read More...

March 17, 2020- Beginning Tuesday, all Social Security Administration offices are closed. Read more...

Resources

 

Food

Water Distribution

Bethel United Methodist Church: 1309 N. Ballenger Hwy. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays.
Asbury United Methodist Church: 1653 Davison Road. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays. 
Greater Holy Temple Church of God in Christ: 6702 N. Dort Hwy. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays. 

Meals for Seniors

Mobile Senior Nutritional Services are still available and accepting new clients.  MTA has added an additional 20 drivers to assist with meal deliveries. Call 810.235.3567.

GCARD’s Commodities Supplemental Food Program also offers supplemental food for low-income individuals age 60 and over. Call 810.789.3746.

Food Pantries

The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan continues to offer mass food distributions and mobile food pantries in Flint and the entire region. Find a food pantry near you: Search by ZIP code (scroll to the bottom of the page) or see the mobile food pantry schedule. The Food Bank also has a calendar of upcoming mass food distributions. The Food Bank recommends calling pantry locations ahead of time to ensure they are open.

Emergency Assistance

Housing Assistance

Genesee County Community Action Resource Department

The Neighborhood Services Center provides emergency assistance with utilities and other homeless prevention services. Call 810.768.4675.

Educational Resources

Mental Health

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