Preventing the Spread of Virus

Family resources during the Covid-19 closure

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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