May 26, 2020

Looking for trustworthy sources to stay up-to-date about coronavirus (COVID-19)? The links below contain the most current information about the best ways to reduce risk of contracting the virus, myths about the virus, the spread of the disease, symptoms, testing, travel concerns, business support, community resources and much more. We will be updating this post so check back often.

General COVID-19 Information from World, Federal and State Agencies
  • WHO Coronavirus Q&A – the World Health Organization provides straightforward answers to common questions about coronavirus. 
  • Michigan Coronavirus – the state website contains general information about the virus as well as Michigan-specific information, including the number of confirmed cases.
  • Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation – this U.S. Department of Health and Human Services fact sheet explains social distancing and suggests ways to cope and support oneself during such an experience.
  • MedlinePlus Coronavirus Information – this U.S. National Library of Medicine page includes a wealth of information about the virus and is explained in plain language. 
  • CDC Coronavirus Information – the Center for Disease control page includes information for individuals as well as communities, schools, businesses, and healthcare professionals.
  • NIH Coronavirus and Alternative Treatments – the National Institutes of Health has issued a warning about “alternative” treatments for COVID-19.
  • State of Michigan Local Health Departments – link to directory
    
Fact-Checking Websites
Small Business and Economic Support
  • Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency – start here to file an unemployment claim