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Now that there are cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S., it is important to stay informed of the lastest information. Below are the best sources we have found for information on COVID-19, and the important steps you can take to help prevent the spread of this disease within the local community.
To apply for rental/mortgage Housing Assistance related to COVID-19, please visit housing.osceola.org
Stay Up-to-Date on COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for situation updates and Coronavirus disease information
Florida Health for the best and most up-to-date information and guidance regarding COVID-19 in Florida.
libraryIQ for COVID-19 resources and information for small businesses.
Newsbank for news and information about coronavirus COVID-19. (Accessible for free with your Library card number)
Information about what the disease is, how it spreads, symptoms, severe complications, what to do if you have COVID-19, and what to do if you recently traveled from an area with ongoing spread of COVID-19, and more.
Stop the Spread of Germs - Click here for a PDF
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
- Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
COVID-19 Testing: doineedacovid19test.com
If You Are Sick with Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) or Suspect You Might Be Infected - Click here for a PDF with more information
- Stay home except to get medical care
- Separate yourself from other people and animals in your home
- Call ahead before visiting your doctor
- Wear a facemask
- Cover your coughs and sneezes
- Avoid sharing personal household items
- Clean your hands often
- Clean all "high-touch" surfaces every day
- Monitor your symptoms
- Consult healthcare providers and state and local health departments before discontinuing home isolation