This toolkit provides health education specialists and other healthcare workers in hospital systems and community hospitals COVID-related materials for their communities and patients. The toolkit includes flyers and posters on COVID-19 facts, symptoms, public health mitigation efforts, testing, and contact tracing. All resources focus on a general population unless otherwise indicated. We have included materials in various languages when available. The toolkit is organized into six sections:

In addition, please visit the COVID-19 Testing Locator, a national resource for information on testing sites around the country, including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. The testing site locator link is included on GNYHA’s Health Information Tool for Empowerment (HITE) website, an online directory of over 5,700 free and low-cost health and social services available in New York City, Long Island, and Westchester County.

Section 1: COVID-19 Vaccines

For Health Care Workers

Greater New York Hospital Association

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

For the General Public

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity Project

Section 2: COVID-19 Facts

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey Department of Health

New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Section 3: Stop The Spread

World Health Organization

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York State Department of Health

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

New York City Health + Hospitals

New Jersey Department of Health

New Jersey Department of Human Services

Rhode Island Department of Health

Section  4: COVID-19 Testing Information

Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York State Department of Health

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

New York City Health + Hospitals

New Jersey Department of Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

Section 5: Contact Tracing Information

New York State Department of Health

New York City Health + Hospitals

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rhode Island Department of Health

New Jersey Department of Health

Section 6: Coping with COVID-19/Mental Health Resources

World Health Organization

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

New York State Department of Health

Emotional Support Helpline Posters:

For Children

For Families