COVID-19 Resource Links & Information

VACCINE MEGA SITE OPEN IN PARAMUS - Located at the old Lord & Taylor buidling at 34 E. Ridgewood Ave. It will operate as follows: Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Appointments can be scheduled at hackensackmeridianhealth.org/en/covid19/schedule, and walk-ins are also welcome.

GET FREE AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTS! - Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at- home COVID-19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Click here to order your tests now.


CDC GUIDANCE ON COVID-19 ISOLATION & QUARANTINE PERIODS NJDOH is in the process of updating guidance documents for the general public to reflect CDC’s guidance, which shortens the recommended time for isolation from 10 days for individuals with COVID-19 to 5 days, if they do not have symptoms, followed by 5 days of wearing a mask when around others. Visit here for further information.

ADDITIONAL TESTING SITES ADDED IN BERGEN COUNTY
BC and Bergen New Bridge Medical Center have responded for the demand by expanding their testing reach. Anyone who lives, works, attends school, or volunteers in Bergen County is eligible to register for an appointment at the updated locations, but onsite testing at the Paramus medical center is also available. Visit here for further information.  Here are ways to protect yourself and others:   https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention.html. In addition, here is the free public testing page where the testing information is posted - at covid19.nj.gov/freetest


TESTING SITE LOCATOR:  Looking for local TESTING sites? Visit the COVID-19 Test Site Finder: Get Information on Coronavirus Testing Near You - click here: https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/testing#test-sites

BERGEN COUNTY VACCINE LOCATIONS (All) - click here for locations and links to book an appointment. We encourage all Bergen County residents to visit www.bergencovidvaccine.com; for those who require assistance with scheduling please call 201-967-4070 Monday-Friday 9am-6pm. 

BC CALL CENTER to help seniors 75 and up schedule COVID vaccine - Available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., residents that meet the age requirements can call 201-967-4070 to try to schedule an appointment.

BERGEN COUNTY AND EZ RIDE PARTNER TO GIVE SENIORS RIDES FOR COVID-19 VACCINATIONS Visit here for details and contact information.

NJ TRANSIT INTRODUCES VAXRIDE! A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO OFFER FREE RIDES TO COVID-19 VACCINATION SITES -  Click here for details on how to get your free tickets.
VETERANS AFFAIRS - for the latest information on vaccine distribution for veterans, including who is eligible, where vaccines are being distributed and more, please click here
 
NJ COVID-19 VACCINATION PROGRAM - .Where, how, and when can I get vaccinated? Visit here for the answers
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

CALL - (General COVID-19 Questions)2-1-1 (24/7)
CALL - (Medical COVID-19 Questions)1-800-962-1253 (24/7)
CALL - BCDHS Health & Safety Hotline: 201-225-7000  (after hrs &weekends: 201-785-8505)
CALL - MENTAL HEALTH HOTLINE  - 877-294-HELP (4357)
TEXT - NJCOVID to 898-211
 to receive alerts

Northwest Bergen Regional Health Commission The Township utilizes NWBRHC for most Health Department Services. Please click here to visit their site for additional resources on Covid-19

CALL - URGENT CARE AT HOME - 201-882-7527   Valley Health System and DispatchHealth offer on-demand urgent care in the comfort of your home

CALL - NJ Children's System of Care - 877-652-7624 (mental health support for children up to age 21) 

DOMESTIC ABUSE HELP - If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic abuse, Center for Hope and Safety will help. Call their hotline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 201-944-9600. If you can't speak safely, you can log onto thehotline.org or text LOVEIS to 22522

BC Division of Alternatives to Domestic Violence 24-hour Crisis Hotline: 201-336-7575

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
 

COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit
ECTA COVID-19 Family Resources

Supporting Mental Well-being During COVID-19


CURRENT COVID NUMBERS FOR TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, THE COUNTY AND THE STATE


COVID-19 NUMBERS # TRACKER - View the current number of cases in the township, county and state

VACCINE NUMBERS BY MUNICIPALITY: View the NJDOH website where anyone can access the vaccination rate. You simply need to look at the map and click on Washington Township (or whatever town you want) and click expand. It provides the percentages for both individuals that have completed one dose and individuals that have completed both doses. 

BERGEN COUNTY COVID-19 RELATED SITES

BERGEN COUNTY - CORONAVIRUS COVID-19

BERGEN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES


BERGEN COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH & COMMUNITY SUPPORT RESOURCES ACCESSIBLE DURING COVID-19(pdf)
 

BERGEN COUNTY'S EMERGENCY RENTAL & UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM - Begins 6/14/21 - apply thru 7/23/21


NJ STATE GOVERNMENT COVID-19 RELATED SITES

CURRENT TRAVEL ADISORY INFORMATION - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

GOV MURPHY'S LATEST ANNOUNCEMENTSview here

NJ STATE WEBSITE DEDICATED TO COVID-19  Visit to answers questions on the current situation and to view the current data.

NJ DJDOH VACCINE CALL CENTER  is an interactive voice response platform that provides information on how to register for the vaccine, as well as how to schedule vaccination appointments as people become eligible for those without computer access. The number is 1-855-568-0545

NJ DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH - COVID-19

 

NJ EXECUTIVE ORDERS 

NJ DEP /  PARKS AND FORESTS

 

NJ DOH - F.A.Q.'S about ANIMAL HEALTH Issues During COVID-19 Pandemic

NJ DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS - Report price gouging and info on healthcare worker license reactivation.

NJ MVC - See NJMVC.gov for details.
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COVID-19 SITES

CDC - CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

SOCIAL SECURITY SERVICES AVAILABLE ONLINE
- stay updated during the COVID-19 pandemic

US DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS RE COVID-19

US SMALL BUSINESS ASSOCIATION  
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources
COVID-19 TEST SITE LOCATION INFORMATION

BERGEN COUNTY COVID-19 Drive-Thru Test Site 

FIND A NJ STATE TESTING CENTER - click here 

TIMEFRAME FOR SELF-ISOLATION/QUARANTINE BASED ON TESTING RESULTS

COVID-19 MASS TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION


NJ TRANSIT RAIL AND LIGHT RAIL RESUMES FULL  SERVICE - click here to view all travel alerts and advisories for each line of  rail / light rail and bus
 

NJ TRANSIT - Plan Your Trip - click here to view all available services and schedules 
NJ TRANSIT - ALL RIDERS must WEAR a face covering. Customers should be using NJ TRANSIT Services for ESSENTIAL TRAVEL ONLY.  Click here for more info.
NJ DEPARTMENT OF LABOR COVID-19 INFORMATION

DEPT. OF LABOR WEB PORTAL - allows New Jersey residents to contact the Dept of Labor directly. 

COVID-19 SCENARIOS & BENEFITS AVAILABLE / ESP

NJ WORKERS F.A.Q.'S

SELF EMPLOYED APPLICATION GUIDANCE

SELF EMPLOYED FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 
COVID-19 NJ BUSINESS INFORMATION 

COVID-19 Resources for Business flyer  
(Click each box on the flyer for info)

COVID-19/Coronavirus Information for New Jersey Businesses
UTILITY COMPANY COVID-19 INFORMATION

ALL WATER PROVIDERS ASKED TO SUSPEND SHUT-OFFS  DURING COVID-19 OUTBREAK? - please read

VERIZON NOTICE RE COVID-19 AND SERVICE SHUT OFF - please read

SCAMS - PSE&G Warns Another Side Effect of the Virus - Click here 

SCAMS - SUEZ Reminds Residents to Scrutinize ID of All Utility Workers During Covid-19 Health Crisis - Click here for full press release 

COUNTY ANNOUNCES GRANT PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL RELIEF FOR MUNICIPALTIES & SMALL BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC- view details here

Bergen County Maps & Statistics by Town

Access maps and other information provided by Bergen County Department of Health by clicking here:

BERGEN COUNTY COVID TESTING SITE AT BERGEN NEW BRIDGE SITE (Please click here for details)