Stay home if sick
Only leave for essential medical care and or other essential errands.
Keep physical distance
Stay at least 6 feet away from other people.
Keep your hands clean
Wash your hands often with soap and water. Use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
Wear a face covering
You can be contagious without symptoms. Protect those around you by wearing a face covering.
FAQ About Face Coverings (PDF, June 8)
If you are at increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19, you should still stay home as much as possible.
All New Yorkers should get a COVID-19 diagnostic test, whether or not they have symptoms or are at increased risk. Tests are free. Look for a testing site near your home.
You will not be asked about immigration status. COVID-19 testing and care services are not a public benefit under the public charge rule (PDF).
COVID-19 Testing: Frequently Asked Questions (PDF, May 11)
If you are planning to participate in public protests, follow these tips to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:
How to Protest Safely During the COVID-19 Pandemic (PDF, June 8)
What You Need to Know Now About COVID-19 (PDF, May 20)
Assistance for Harassment
If you are being harassed due to your race, nation of origin or other identities, call 311 or file a complaint online.