COVID-19 Community Resources for the Adirondacks
Valuable Information & Local Support During This Unprecedented Time
If there's one thing to be learned from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it's that we're all in this together. Although the situation is constantly changing, one thing that won't change is the dedication of community groups and organizations to helping us all get through this. Below, you'll find a variety of resources that can help local families and the Adirondack community.
FAQs: What is Open in the Adirondacks
Visit our FAQ page to get answers to some of the most common questions about what's currently open in the Adirondacks.
Information & Announcements From Adirondack Counties
Clinton County: Get information about local departments (adjusted operating hours/temporary closures).
Essex County: Homepage features COVID-19 announcements, info about departments, and new press releases.
Franklin County: Homepage features COVID-19-related news updates and contact info for their COVID-19 Call Center.
Hamilton County: Get department contact info and read the county's emergency order about COVID-19.
Herkimer County: Visit the Bulletin Section for coronavirus information, the latest press releases, and contact info.
St. Lawrence County: COVID-19 info from the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department and new announcements and press releases.
Warren County: Learn about the county's response to COVID-19 and get contact info.
Washington County: Learn about the status of county operations, resources, and more info.
News From Regional Communities
City of Plattsburgh: Alerts about the city's COVID-19 response, department contact info, and state of emergency guidelines.
Saranac Lake: Village information and updates from Franklin County about COVID-19.
Northville: Updates on office closures, Fulton County news, and local services.
Newcomb: Updates on office closures, local produce and food, and news from local businesses.
Lake George: Updates on town office closures, services, and important press releases.
Indian Lake: Updates from the Town of Indian Lake on offices and services.
Long Lake: Updates from the town government and local public health department.
Town of Webb: Updates about changes to local government office hours and contact information.
What's Happening at Major Health/Medical Centers
Adirondack Health: Find out about visitor restrictions, COVID-19 testing, and more info on Adirondack Health's different locations.
Glens Falls Hospital: Learn about COVID-19 testing at Glens Falls Hospital and the steps to take if you experience symptoms. Additional news and updates are available on their main homepage.
Hudson Headwaters Health Network: Read about appointment procedures, screening protocols, and more news about your local health center.
Mohawk Valley Health System: Stay updated on MVHS's visitation guidelines and news about the COVID-situation at their hospitals and medical centers.
The University of Vermont Health Network: COVID-19 resources, Health Network updates, and more news.
Free Educational Resources
KidsActivities.com has released a list of education companies offering free subscriptions due to school closings. These sites can help your children along with their education while at home.
Find Community and Social Services: Food Pantries, Assistance & More
Funds, Donation Requests & Fundraisers: See a list of nonprofits and other groups who could use assistance during this difficult time.
Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York: To find the nearest food pantry in the Adirondacks, visit the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York's website and use their "Find Nearest Agency" search map.
United Way: In the southern Adirondacks, you can dial 2-1-1 to obtain help from the United Way. Their services include housing, utility assistance, food, health care, and more.
Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC): The TACC has set up a virtual COVID-19 TACC Business Resource & Assistance Center. Learn about their current plan and find helpful resources for members and the business community.
News From The Adirondack Mountain Club
The Adirondack Mountain Club has closed their lodging properties and facilities through April 30. You can see the latest updates regarding the situation on their website.
Support The Local Community
The Adirondack Foundation's Special and Urgent Needs Fund (SUN) is accepting donations. SUN is a responsive granting resource that can be deployed to assist Adirondack communities during times of crisis, including the current COVID-19 pandemic.
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