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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Governor's Executive Order amended to safely and gradually ease public health restrictions (2/24)

As of March 1 new guidelines will increase capacity limits for outdoor sports and entertainment venues for at least one month. These and other measures may be eased further if key health metrics continue to improve.

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Virginia on the list to receive vaccines at Walgreens beginning Thursday, Feb. 25 (2/22)

Plans include distribution of a portion of these vaccines, provided through a federal program, to individuals in underserved areas.

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Resources available for those who are experiencing anxiety related to COVID-19 (2/19)

VDH encourages anyone experiencing anxiety or stress related to COVID-19 to call or text VA COPES, a free and confidential COVID-19 "warmline," at 877-349-6428, M-F, 9 am to 9 pm, and Sat-Sun, 5 to 9 pm. Spanish speakers are available.

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Health officials report delay in vaccine shipments due to inclement weather across the region (2/18)

Local clinics including those at York Senior Center, CNU, and WJCC Visitor Center will reschedule citizen vaccination appointments for a later date.

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

New VDH Vaccination Registration Portal Launched Today (2/16)

Vaccinate.virginia.gov is open for statewide registration or to confirm that you are in the queue. Those previously registered were transferred into the new system. There is now one form for all groups with eligibility determined within the application.

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Select CVS Stores Plan to Distribute Vaccine Mid-February (2/5)

Registration for 26,000 doses will begin Tuesday

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

COVID-19 Eviction Prevention Program (2/3)

Together with the City of Williamsburg, James City County & York County, the Williamsburg Health Foundation announced grant funding to the localities to prevent rental evictions of Greater Williamsburg residents as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

York County Establishes COVID-19 Helpline (2/1)

If you or someone you know does not have Internet access, and are having trouble getting registered - you can now call our York County Covid-19 Helpline at 757-890-5890 for assistance

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Governor Northam continues Executive Order 72 through February 28

Extends requirements to maintain the 10-person limit on social gatherings, wearing masks in public places, guidelines for businesses, and other provisions.

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Riverside Health System Using My Chart to Schedule COVID-19 Vaccines (1/27)

Adults age 65+ with a Riverside primary care physician are now eligible to schedule their COVID-19 vaccine through the online health portal, My Chart. Find weekly updates, vaccine status tracker, & FAQs on the Riversideonline.com website.

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Regional Joint Statement regarding Williamsburg Health Foundation $1 Million in grant funding (1/25)

The Williamsburg Health Foundation , together with York County, City of Williamsburg, and James City County announces grant funding to prevent rental evictions of local residents as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

VDH-Peninsula Health District has a registration portal available for those 65 and up

VDH-Peninsula Health District has a registration portal available for those 65 and up to sign up for notification once the vaccine is available.  Also, you can register by calling (757) 594-7496. Note: Those age 75 and up are being scheduled for ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Regional Joint Statement Regarding Vaccination Clinics (1/22)

Three clinic locations have been established to serve the Peninsula.

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Hampton and Peninsula Health Districts Will Expand COVID-19 Vaccinations

Targeting Priority “Phase 1b” Recipients (focusing on front line workers, those living in congregate settings and those most at risk)

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Letter to Governor Northam from Hampton Roads Leadership (1/21)

The Hampton Roads Planning District sent this letter on behalf of the 17 local governments in Hampton Roads, concerning the rate of COVID-19 vaccinations in our region.

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Utility Resources

York County Utility billing has CARES Act funds available to assist those who are behind on their bills due to Covid-19. Certain qualifications apply.

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