The novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 is a new disease that has been spreading through communities locally and globally. The state of Washington and King County Health officials have provided resources and recommendations for the general public to better understand COVID-19: how the disease spreads and how to best protect yourself and others.

In general, health officials recommend taking the following urgent actions to minimize the health impacts of COVID-19

Avoid Close Contact With Others Through Social Distancing

Wash Your Hands Frequently and Don’t Touch Your Face

  • avoid touching your mouth, nose and eyes


Official COVID-19 Resources