Coronavirus Information

Frequently Asked Questions about Covid-19

COVID-19 Cases in Town Of Charlton since March, 2020 (April 6, 2021)-889 (not all active)

Vaccine Information

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Massachusetts COVID-19 Response Dashboard

Resident Resources

Return to work guidance website

Testing of Persons with Suspect COVID-19-Revised Testing Criteria 5/13/20

How to determine if you should get tested or are considered a "close contact"

August 1st Travel Order

November 2, 2020 Press Release Governor Baker

Quarantine and Isolation

Newest Quarantine and Isolation guidance 12/4/2020

Return to work guidance 12/4/2020

Isolation Information and guidance sheet

Quarantine Information

Self-isolation & Self Quarantine for public

Revised guidance on HCP & EMT with known exposure to COVID-19

Revised guidance on Discontinuation of Home Isolation

Superior Court Administrative Directive

Discontinuation of home isolation for person with COVID-19

EEA guidance on boating and various other marine and inland waterway related activities

Guidance Issued for Long-Term Care Outdoor Visitations 

Frequently Asked Questions

COVID-19 Essential Services FAQs

Local Board of Health FAQs

Reopening Information

Phase 1

Safer-at-Home Advisory

Reopening Massachusetts

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Four-Phase Approach to Reopening and Publishes Mandatory Workplace Safety Standards

 Reopening Advisory Board Presentation May 11, 2020

Presentation for Businesses on Mandatory Workplace Safety Standards

When can my business reopen?

Reopening: Four-Phase Approach

Reopening Checklist

Reopening Plan Template

Safety Standards for Places of Worship

Mandatory Safety Standards for Workplaces

Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting public spaces, workplaces, business, schools, and homes 

Opening America up Again

Specific Safety and Reopening Standards for Parks, Open Space, and Outdoor Education Programs 

Considerations for Public Pools, Hot Tubs, and Water Playgrounds during COVID-19

Phase 2

Governor Baker Issues Executive Order in Advance of Phase II 

Order Clarifying the Progression of the Commonwealth’s Phased Workplace Reopening Plan

Order Authorizing Reopening Preparations for Child Care Programs 

Massachusetts Child and Youth Serving Programs Reopen Approach

Guidance for Industries on the Reopening Plan (June 1, 2020) 

Phase II Step 2 Restaurants

Operations of Restaurants Safety Standards

Restaurant checklist

Operations of Lodgings Safety Standards

Lodging Checklist

Recreational Camp Checklist

Pre-camp Health Screening

Field Guide for Camps

Outdoor adult sports, supervised youth sports leagues, summer sports camps

Safety Guidelines for Public and Semi-Public Swimming Pools - Phase II

Safety Standards for Playgrounds, Spray Decks and Outdoor Fitness Areas – Phase II

Workplace Safety and Reopening Standards for Campgrounds – Phase II

Safety Standards for Parks, Open Space and Outdoor Education Programs – Phase II

Safety Standards for Coastal and Inland Beaches – Phase II

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Yard Sale Guidance

Phase 3

Reopening Massachusetts Phase III

Updated Sector-Specific Workplace Safety Standards Effective as of November 6, 2020. 

Restaurants as of 10/06/20

Retail as of 10/6/20

Indoor and Outdoor Events as of 10/6/20

Close Contact Personal Services Standards as of 10/6/20

Arcades and Other Indoor and Outdoor Game and Recreation Businesses Standards as of 10/6/20

Golf Facilities Standards as of 10/6/20

Fitness Centers and Health Clubs Standards as of 10/6/20

Museums and Cultural and Historical Facilities and Guided Tours Standards as of 10/6/20

Phase III Step II Youth and Adult Amateur Sports Activities as of 10/6/20

Testing Guidelines  

Handwashing-Sanitizing Guidelines

Outdoor Recreation Reopening

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

July 17, 2020 Protocols for responding to COVID-19 scenarios in school, on the bus, or in community settings

Theater and Performance Venues

Massachusetts Child and Youth Serving Programs Reopen Approach 

Other COVID-19 Information

Non-Healthcare Essential Service Worker Exposure Guidance

Updated Residential and Congregate Care Guidance (April 14)

Guidance regarding food purchase and distribution costs

 COVID-19 Pandemic Planning Scenarios 

Serology Testing for COVID-19 at CDC 

Nursing Home Resources

MEMA Recovery Page

National Recreation and Parks Association

CDC-Cleaning and Disinfecting your Facility

Respirator Trusted Source Information 

Dental Settings 

Information for Pediatric Healthcare providers 

Testing in the US 

Community and Faith-Based Organizations 

Opening America up Again

Where to get tested for COVID-19

Massachusetts Testing Sites

Recommendation for Routine Molecular Testing of People Identified as Close Contacts to COVID-19 Cases

Notices and Signs

Important Notice for Managers and Building owners during COVID-19

Public Gatherings-10/6/20

Private Gathering-10/6/20

Stay-At-Home Advisory-10/6/20

Face Mask Requirements-10/6/20

Multi-Unit Guidelines during COVID-19 Pandemic

Multi-Unit Visitors Sign During COVID-19 Pandemic

Visitor Sign Login During COVID-19 Pandemic

Farmer’s Markets

DPH Emergency Order

MDAR Guidance

MDAR Research Page for Agriculture

Farm Labor Management

Farm Pick-Your-Own (PYO)/Agricultural Tourism Activities