Important New Child Care Center Guidelines from NJ for 4.1.20

Web Resources from With Current National and State Information

New directive from NJ Governor Phil Murphy:  Statewide Stay at Home Order and Closure of All Non Essential Business.

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has comprehensive information from the federal government. The CDC also has provided specific resources for faith leaders.

On March 17, the CDC released The Presidents Coronavirus Guidelines for America.

State and local governments will have the latest information for your area.

While there currently is not a call to suspend services, you should monitor information in your area and make decisions based on your context and community.

To limit the spread of germs and prevent infection, the best advice continues to be:

  • Stay home when you are sick. Do not come to work or worship.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • Practice other good health habits. Get plenty of sleep, be physically active, manage your stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat nutritious food.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray and wipe.
  • Wear a mask if you are sick.
  • Do not wear a mask if you are healthy.