Protecting Your Health & Well-Being

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The AFT has prepared a broad range of bulletins helpful to educators, staff and their families during the coronavirus pandemic. Use these union resources to stay safe and healthy during the pandemic — and share them with others. You can also find resources from public health organizations.

AFT Bulletins & Guidance

The AFT’s COVID-19 resources offer practical solid advice about coping with the pandemic, physically and mentally, and keeping you and your family safe. A sampling of the bulletins are linked below; you will find more on the AFT website.

California covid19.ca.gov Website

The state’s public-friendly website covid19.ca.gov is dedicated to the coronavirus and consolidates information in one spot, offering countless practical resources. You will find up-to-date information on vaccines, and links to worker relief programs such as unemployment and disability. Website in Spanish also.

California Department of Public Health

The California Department of Public Healthoffers guidance on how to protect yourselves from COVID-19, as well as information regarding symptoms of COVID-19, testing, vaccines, boosters, and much more. Website in Spanish also.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides information and guidance as it becomes available. Find highly accessible information about about symptoms, care if you are sick, and advice for daily living and coping. There is also extensive info for older adults who may be at higher risk for severe illness. Plus travel information and overall tracking of the outbreak nationwide.

World Health Organization

The World Health Organization tracks the coronavirus worldwide, provides advice, and helps countries defend from the coronavirus. Find data by country, travel advisories, and a helpful Q&A.