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Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
To maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, get vaccinated as soon as you can and wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
UPDATE
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.

Toolkit for Retirement Communities

Toolkit for Retirement Communities
Updated Jan. 14, 2021
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Guidance and tools to help retirement communities make decisions, protect their residents and staff, and communicate with their communities.

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What To Do If You’re Sick
What To Do If You’re Sick
Protect Yourself While Buying Gas
Protect Yourself While Buying Gas
Pets & COVID-19 Guidance
Pets & COVID-19 Guidance
Social Media Toolkit: Daily Life and Going Out
Social Media Toolkit: Daily Life and Going Out
Stress
Stress
Stop the Spread
Stop the Spread
Protecting Older Adults
Protecting Older Adults

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Wearing a cloth face covering in public may help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
How to Wear a Mask
How to make your own face covering
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How to stop the spread of COVID-19 if you travel
COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs
Know the symptoms of COVID-19
Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease
When can I be with others?
I Had COVID-19, But No Symptoms. When Can I Be with Others?
Everyone can help slow the spread of COVID-19
Social Distancing
Visiting friends and family with higher risk for severe illness
Visiting friends and family with higher risk for severe illness

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