- New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 website
- New Jersey Department of Health, COVID-19 website
- New Jersey Department of Health, COVID-19 Dashboard
Mental Health Resources: Mental Health Hotline: 866-202-4357, NJ Hopeline (peer support and suicide prevention hotline): 855-654-6735 For mental health counseling during the pandemic crisis, The Family Service Bureau of Newark is offering a Crisis Counseling Program, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Phone Number: 973-272-7488 Email Address: FSBNJHH@newcommunity.org You can also call The Bridge Access Center number has counselors available: (973) 228-3000.
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Essex County is expanding its COVID-19 testing initiative to include satellite testing sites throughout the County in addition to continuing to operate its drive through testing center in Weequahic Park. The satellite sites will offer saliva tests; the Weequahic Park site will continue to offer nasal swab testing. The tests are by appointment only and are being offered to Essex County residents free of charge. To make an appointment, please visit www.EssexCovid.org or call 973-324-9950.
Testing is available to all Essex County residents whether they are showing symptoms of the virus or are asymptomatic. Residents are encouraged to get retested if they have taken the swab or saliva tests 14 days ago or more and have received negative test results.