Frequently Asked Questions

The COVID-19 pandemic is an evolving situation, and information changes frequently. Here are sources we use for the information, along with local public health guidance.

For specific FAQ lists, please use the FAQ menu to learn more about COVID-19.

Please select an information category from the list of sections on the left-hand side of the page.

Need Information Regarding the use of Facial Coverings?

 Check out the CDC page for how to Select, Wear, and Clean Your Mask

Do you want to know the How, What’s and When’s that are specific to the virus?

Check out the COVID-19 Basics 

Looking for answers on testing and prevention of COVID-19?

Check out COVID-19 Testing and Prevention 

Looking for more information on vaccines for youth ages 5-11?

Check out this Questions & Answers document (Spanish Version), and this CDPH Phizer Fact Sheet for youth ages 5-11 (Spanish Version).

Looking for more? 

Check out Health Officer Orders and Press Releases 

Do you have a questions about what certain things mean? Terms you hear often when officials are speaking about COVID-19. 

Check out COVID-19 Terminology

Not finding your questions?

Please email or call our Information line at 209-259-1332

External Information SOURCES

California Department of Public Health COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Website
World Health Organization (WHO)