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Ongoing Coronavirus Updates ~ Stay Informed, Not Overwhelmed

March 13th 2020

Our goal is to share resources in a way that helps readers to be educated without being overwhelmed. This page will be updated regularly as the Coronavirus pandemic unfolds.

“Exhausting Day” As Teachers Arm Kids with Resources for School Closure

March 13th 2020

I know that across the state, many teachers and districts will have similar stories to share about how they rallied around their kids in the face of an unsettling global pandemic.

Places to EXPLORE in Oakland County

March 13th 2020

Avoiding people doesn’t necessarily mean staying inside.

Stay Connected: Facebook Groups Throughout Oakland County

March 13th 2020

Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors.

Beaumont Health Launches Coronavirus Hotline 248-551-7000

March 13th 2020

Staffed by Beaumont nurses, the hotline is a community resource for timely, accurate information about COVID-19 symptoms and virtual screening for people who are experiencing symptoms.

Mackinac Bridge Authority Suspends Driver Assistance Program Due to Coronavirus

March 13th 2020

“We feel this is a necessary step to help protect our employees and help slow the spread of this illness.”

Oakland County Executive Declares State of Emergency

March 13th 2020

“A state of emergency is meant to reassure Oakland County residents that we are leveraging every resource to contain the virus,” Coulter said.

All K-12 Schools in Michigan Ordered Closed Through April 5

March 12th 2020

As of tonight, the number of presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 in Michigan is 12.

Oakland County Urges People to Use Online Services to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

March 12th 2020

To view a complete list of services, go to oakgov.com/services.

Coronavirus: Strategies for Individuals, Families, Schools, Groups, etc to Prevent Spread

March 12th 2020

Everyone has some measure of responsibility to help limit the spread of this disease. Even individuals who are healthy can help prevent the spread of COVID-19 to others.