YWCA Metro St. Louis and COVID-19

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COVID-19 Update from YWCA Metro St. Louis

YWCA Metro St. Louis is committed to serving our clients while safeguarding the health of our clients, staff and community. Your support during this critical time is needed now more than ever. We thank you and promise to do all we can to provide the YWCA services that the St. Louis community has depended on for more than 115 years.

YWCA Metro St. Louis Services

YWCA Head Start

For information specific to YWCA Head Start and Early Head Start Click Here

YWCA Women’s Resource Center

For information about sexual assault, domestic violence and other YWCA services Click Here

For general questions during normal business hours of 8:30am – 5:00pm call: (314) 531-1115.

YWCA Metro St. Louis Events

The 4th Annual YWCA Gala has been postponed from April 17th to Thursday, August 27th, 2020. For more information Click Here.

For more information about YWCA Events Click Here.

COVID-19 Information Resources for Missouri and Illinois

Public Health Hotlines:

  • The St. Louis County Department of Health hotline is 314-615-2660.
  • The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services hotline is (877) 435-8411.
  • In Illinois, call (800) 889-3931.
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/workplace-school-and-home-guidance.pdf

  • The St. Louis City Department of Health

https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/health/

  • The St. Louis County Department of Health

https://www.stlouisco.com/Your-Government/County-Executive/COVID-19

  • The Missouri Department of Health

https://health.mo.gov/

General COVID-19 Information

General Tips for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

  • Encourage basic infection control practices such as hand hygiene, environmental cleaning, respiratory hygiene, and cough etiquette.
  • Ensure non-punitive sick leave policies
  • Strong internal and external communication
  • Practice social distancing
  • Remind young and healthy people of the role the play in keeping communities safe

COVID-19 Resources

General Information:

 

For Kids and Families:

For those working in hospitality:

For Seniors

For Individuals:

For Spanish speakers:

For entertainment while self-distancing:

For those who feel unsafe if socially distancing/quarantining at home: