Community Information and Resources

1The Yakima Health District, Washington State Department of Health, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are closely monitoring the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Its important we all do our  part to slow the spread of the coronavirus in our community. Even if you are young, or otherwise healthy, you are at risk and your activities can increase the risk for others. It is critical that you do your part to slow the spread of the coronavirus. 

Avoid social gatherings in groups of more than 10 people.

Avoid travel, shopping trips and social visits.

Do not visit nursing homes or retirement or long-term care facilities. 


Yakima Health District’s recently launched dual-language online toolkit and website created for community organizations. The toolkit includes flyers, social media images, recommended posts, talking points, and a video to share. En Español 

Resources and Guidance:

DOH-Community Resources & Recommendations

CDC-Situation Summary & Updates

CDC-Resources for Home 

CDC- Community Events & Gatherings

DOH- Guidance for Public Gatherings & events 

CDC- Coronavirus and Travel in the U.S.

Financial Resources for People Impacted by COVID-19 WA State Department of Financial Institutions

Yakima Health District- Handouts & Print Resources

CDC- Hand Washing Video 

Social Distancing 101 -(español)  

Page updated 04/02/2020