COVID-19 Health Resources

Vaccine Information 
Vaccine eligibility has been expanded to everyone 12 and older in Washington State.

Find a vaccine appointment within fifty miles of your house with Vaccinate Washington.

Department of Health Coronavirus Vaccine Page for information on how vaccines are made, how they work in your body, which vaccines are available, the State's Vaccination Plan, and their Frequently Asked Questions.
Understanding herd immunity and the COVID-19 vaccine- Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
Medlineplus consumer-level information on COVID-19 vaccines (as it becomes available)
CDC VIS sheet about the COVID-19 vaccine (as it becomes available)

Harvard Health Letter- General consumer article on vaccine mis- and dis-information
World Health Organization- myths and misconceptions about vaccines
American Library Association's guide to evaluating information
COVID-19 Activity Guides from the Alaska After School Network (for age 5-18)

North Sound Washington Listens A new support line for those impacted by COVID-19. They will provide COVID information, education, emotional support, and links to resources in the area.
Call 1-833-681-0211 for their support line.
Call 360-820-7430 for program information.

Skagit County Health Information

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides national statistics about the spread of the virus and quarantine efforts underway to decrease its spread.  You’ll also find resources for K-12 Schools and Childcare Programs for preventing COVID-19 virus spread in communities.  Print and post handwashing posters above sinks at home as a reminder for how to effectively wash hands to prevent the spread of the virus.

CDC Enfermedad del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID‑19) 

Database company EBSCO has made their DynaMed COVID-19 virus Topic available, free of charge; the Topic is being maintained daily.  

FEMA’s Rumor Control page is to help the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis. Do your part to the stop the spread of disinformation by doing 3 easy things; don’t believe the rumors, don’t pass them along and go to trusted sources of information like your state and local government’s official websites or social media accounts for instructions and information specific to your community.

Healthcare access for Undocumented Folks in the Time of COVID-19 Great information from how to find a translator during doctor's appointments to lists of free and charitable clinics!

The National Library of Medicine has compiled a list of consumer health information and current research related to the COVID-19 virus.

Sea Mar Community Resource Navigator Can help families get signed up for health insurance and find food assistance.

Washington State Coronavirus Response For daily updates on the Coronavirus statistics, information on applying for unemployment, and COVID-19 resources in multiple languages: Spanish: Nuevo coronavirusBienestarWAChinese 中文Russian: PусскийVietnamese: Vi-rút Corona MớiKorean: 한국어,  more translations... 

What to do if you have confirmed or suspected COVID-19 and other Frequently Asked Questions from the Washington State Department of Health.

World Health Organization / Organización Mundial de la Salud