Local, State, and National Resources
Catholic Charities and the Diocese of Jefferson City are committed to keeping you informed and aware during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Live Updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
For up to date information on Coronavirus (COVID-19), including How to Protect Yourself and how to respond If You Think You Are Sick, please bookmard the Centers for Disase Control and Prevention Website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has initiated a 24 hour hotline for residents concerned about Coronavirus: 877-435-8411.
The Department has also created a COVID-19 website with up to date state information, as well as guidelines for travelers, health care providers, and other useful information: https://health.mo.gov/living/healthcondiseases/communicable/novel-coronavirus/
County Public Health Agencies
Contact information for your county public health agency can be found here: Local Public Health Agencies - Missouri
Hospitals and Clinics
Find your nearest hospital or community health center: Interactive Map of Medical Facilites
Feeding Missouri's interactive map allows you to locate the food pantry closest to your location: Food Pantry Map
United Way 2-1-1
Many issues that challenge individuals, families, and communities can be exacerbated during times of crisis. United Way's 2-1-1 system serves as a clearinghouse for resources that can support you during this crisis.
211 can be accessed by phone or computer. A toll-free call to 211 connects you to a community resource specialist in your area who can put you in touch with local organizations that provide critical services that can improve—and save—lives.
You’ll find information about:
- supplemental food and nutrition programs
- shelter and housing options and utilities assistance
- emergency information and disaster relief
- employment and education opportunities
- services for veterans
- health care, vaccination and health epidemic information
- addiction prevention and rehabilitation programs
- reentry help for ex-offenders
- support groups for individuals with mental illnesses or special needs
- a safe, confidential path out of physical and/or emotional domestic abuse
2-1-1 Missouri Website: https://mo2-1-1.bowmansystems.com/