Preventing the Spread of Virus

Family resources for the Coronavirus shutdown

Stay home, Save lives

March 23rd

Oregon Governor Kate Brown directed everyone in Oregon to stay at home. View the order here

Summary

  • Oregonians must stay home whenever possible; limited activities are allowed outside the home only when social distance is maintained.
  • All nonessential social and recreational gatherings are prohibited, regardless of size, if a distance of at least six feet between individuals cannot be maintained. Gatherings of members of the same residential household are permitted.
  • Shopping is prohibited at specific businesses where close personal contact is difficult to avoid.
  • Businesses not closed by the order must implement social-distancing policies. Workplaces must implement teleworking and work-at-home options when possible.
  • Many outdoor recreation facilities must close, including playgrounds, sports courts and skate parks. Those that remain open are required to strictly adhere to social-distancing guidelines.
  • Child care facilities must adhere to new limits on the numbers of children allowed in care. Child care groups may not change participants.

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