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New York Goes #VaxtoSchool

The #VaxtoSchool campaign supports increasing COVID-19 vaccination rates among school-aged New Yorkers.
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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Last Updated: September 23, 2021 at 3:38 PM
What You Need to Know
  • Governor Hochul announced a #VaxandWin football sweepstakes in partnership with all three New York professional football teams to support vaccinations among currently unvaccinated New Yorkers.
  • Governor Hochul announced a series of universal mask requirements designed to protect New Yorkers against the highly contagious Delta variant and the recent surge in COVID-19 infections statewide.
  • Governor Hochul signed into law a new moratorium on COVID-related residential and commercial evictions, which is in effect until January 15, 2022.
  • The Open Enrollment Period for uninsured New Yorkers has been extended through December 31, 2021. New Yorkers can apply for coverage through NY State of Health or directly through insurers.
  • Health care workers can text NYFRONTLINE to 741-741 to access 24/7 emotional support services.
  • Any New Yorker can call the COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline at 1-844-863-9314 for mental health counseling.
New COVID-19 DATA
Find data on vaccination rates in New York State, COVID-19 variant data, as well as data on breakthrough cases.
COVID-19 TRACKER
View a county-by-county breakdown of testing and positive cases around New York State. Find vaccination rates and data for nursing home and adult care/assisted living facilities and hospital staff, among others.
NYS ADOPTS CDC GUIDANCE FOR THE FULLY VACCINATED

Businesses and venues should refer to New York's guidance for implementing CDC recommendations.

CDC Guidance   NY Implementing CDC Guidance