Resources & information for New Yorkers about the novel coronavirus


There is a constant stream of new information about how the coronavirus is impacting our lives, and it can be hard to keep up. Our goal is to provide information, helpful resources, and positive news to help New Yorkers deal during this challenging time.

important updates

As of Wednesday, July 8th ALL New York State regions except New York City are in Phase 4 of reopening.


New York City Continues to be in Phase 3

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MTA Resumes Weekday Service; Overnight 4 Hr. Closures Continue 

July 7, 2020

As New York City enters Phase 3, the MTA is expanding weekday service. The subways will continue to close down each night between 1 and 5 a.m. for cleaning.

On buses, riders are to continue entering via the rear doors and fare boxes are expected to be re-opened some time in August.

COVID-19 Travel Advisory 

July 7, 2020

Today, three more states have been added to the travel advisory that requires individuals traveling from those states to New York to quarantine for 14 days upon arrival. The newly-added states are Delaware, Kansas and Oklahoma. The travel advisory currently applies to travelers from: Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Utah.

Phase 3 Indoor Dining Postponed in NYC

July 1, 2020

New York City will postpone indoor dining indefinitely, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday, citing soaring infection rates tied to bars and restaurants in a growing number of U.S. states. "Indoors is the problem. The science is showing it more and more. We cannot go ahead at this point in time with indoor dining in New York City," de Blasio said Wednesday. 

The mayor said he would work with Cuomo's office to determine the best way to move forward with indoor dining when the time is appropriate.

NYC in Need of Supplies

Governor Cuomo is asking all PPE product providers to sell to the state any products that aren't essential or currently being unused. Call or e-mail

Blood Donors Needed

If you are healthy and able, NYC is in desperate need of blood and platelet donors.

Volunteers Needed at the Isaacs Center

For those looking to volunteer on the Upper East Side, the Isaacs Center is seeking people to help distribute meals to seniors.

Find Neighbors in Need of Assistance

Neighborhood social networking app Nextdoor has introduced two new features, Help Maps and Groups, to give people a way to better support those nearby. 

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About us

This site is a collection of resources made for New Yorkers seeking information during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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