COVID-19: Health Orders, Resources, Materials, Volunteer Needs


Help Keep Our Community Safe


On March 19, California Governor Gavin Newsom issued an Executive Order for anyone living in the state to stay home except for those providing essential services. 


Read the CA Executive Order

Learn what this means and what is open/closed HERE.


Local Public Health Measures


The County of San Diego Public Health Officer is frequently issuing orders that require action from individuals and organizations to prevent the disease from spreading in our region. These actions may include certain closures and social distancing requirements.


Read the Latest Public Health Orders 


General Resources and Materials

The County of San Diego has created FAQs, Fact Sheets, Posters, Postcards and a Social Media Toolkit that organizations and businesses can use to help keep their employees and the public informed through their communications channels. Your assistance is valued in keeping the public up-to-date.


Review the Latest Resources and Materials


Support for Businesses, Cities, Schools and Community Organizations

The County of San Diego wants to ensure that the entire community is being provided the support and resources they need to prepare for and prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus in our region. 

A support information page has been developed that provides important information on this rapidly evolving public health situation with local, state, and national guidance, announcements and updates tailored to each business and community sector.  Please remember this situation is changing rapidly, visit the CDC website for the most up to date information and recommendations.


Review Industry and Sector Specific Support Information


Volunteer Needs

A volunteer information page is being developed through to coordinate all volunteer needs and inquires throughout San Diego County. To post volunteer opportunities to a special County of San Diego site, please complete this submission form (download Word doc) and email it to Rebecca Bennion at JustServe at This will provide visibility to your organization and its needs to thousands of people looking for volunteer opportunities locally. The site will be pushed out through Live Well San Diego and County of San Diego communications channels, as well as at the County’s press conferences.


Submit Volunteer Needs

(Download Word Document)


This is an emerging situation, and the County will provide updated information as it becomes available:


If you have individual questions about coronavirus disease, call your healthcare provider.

For general questions or to access resources, call 2-1-1.

Call 211 | 2-1-1 San Diego website



Daily updates on cases & investigations



For home, schools, employers



How it spreads, symptoms, prevention 



FAQs, posters, videos, other materials



Government, Organizations, Agencies, and Groups



Guidelines, Reporting, and Public Health Advisories



Text COSD COVID19 to 468-311 to get text alert updates direct from the County of San Diego.



If you have health-related questions or concerns, contact your healthcare provider.  For general questions about COVID-19 or information about community resources, call 2-1-1.