NJ COVID-19 Updates

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Updated COVID-19 Information

State of New Jersey

This Week's NJ COVID-19 Updates

Do you have questions about when and where you can receive the COVID-19 vaccine, contact tracing, traveling to or from the State of New Jersey, or even finding a new job? The State of New Jersey offers up-to-date information, resources, and guidance at our COVID-19 Information Hub.

Get Your State Parks Vax Pass

State Park

Every New Jerseyan who is fully vaccinated or receives their first COVID-19 vaccination shot by July 4th is eligible for a free season "State Parks Vax Pass" good for entrance at any State park for the rest of 2021. Go to nj.gov/vaxandvisit to register for your State Parks Vax Pass and you will receive an email with your pass. Once you have your pass, you can go to any State park and get free entry.

The State Parks Vax Pass allows free access to all of New Jersey's 51 State parks and forest facilities that charge daily walk-in or parking fees.

Vax Pass

Rental Assistance Available


The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II lottery application period remains open to help New Jerseyans pay their rent arrears or future rent. The program devotes approximately $353 million to rental assistance for low- and moderate-income households that have been financially impacted by the pandemic, including those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

In addition to the tenants themselves, landlords or advocates may apply on behalf of tenants, with the tenant’s permission.

Rental Assistance

Sign Up for Virtual Town Hall with Gov. Murphy

Virtual Town Hall

On Wednesday, June 16th at 4 p.m., Governor Murphy is hosting another virtual town hall. The Governor is looking forward to providing you with the latest updates on getting New Jerseyans vaccinated, combating the pandemic, our state budget, and more. If you want to attend, please complete a brief form and you will be notified if a spot is available.

Sign Up Here

Sign Up For Health Insurance

Health Insurance

Get Covered New Jersey is the State’s official health insurance marketplace that provides access to the resources and financial help you need to find the right coverage. New state and federal financial assistance will help dramatically lower health insurance costs for many New Jerseyans. If you are already enrolled, you will likely be able to claim additional savings. If you need coverage, you can explore your options and enroll now. If you received unemployment compensation in 2021, you may be eligible for nearly free coverage. Enrollment is open through the end of the year, but enroll by Monday, June 30th for coverage effective July 1st.

Get Covered

Getting Back to What We Love is Up To Us


We all have things we miss. Whether it’s hugging grandparents, meeting newborn nieces and nephews, traveling, dancing, or just getting to know someone new – vaccines are the first step to doing what you love again safely. 

We sent a note yesterday with testimonials about why New Jerseyans are getting vaccinated. If you are looking for something to forward to friends and family about vaccination, this may be just what you need.

Vaccine Info

Vaccination Update


As of this week, more than 5.1 million New Jerseyans have received at least one dose and more than 4.3 million people are fully vaccinated.

To get vaccinated:

Visit the Info Hub

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