Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) GuidanceAvoid touching your face, often wash your hands, maintain social distance.
The state of Georgia quarantine sites/isolation hotline
A Georgia resident who has tested positive for coronavirus and need a place for self-isolation/quarantine (meaning if you don’t have any other means of quarantine), please contact Georgia’s Public Health Emergency Line: 1-866-782-4584 OR Georgia’s COVID-19 hotline: (844) 442-2681 (only operational during business hours). The state government agencies will try to help you find a spot in one of the state’s quarantine sites/isolation facilities.
But always remember, if you are experiencing coronavirus symptoms, the first step is to call your primary doctor. If you do not have a primary doctor, please call your nearest urgent care clinic or a federally qualified health center, or FQHC.
How to Protect Yourself
Know How it Spreads
- There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
- The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
- The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.
- Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).
- Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
- These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
Take steps to protect yourself
- Clean your hands often
- Avoid close contact
Take steps to protect others
- Stay home if you’re sick
- Cover coughs and sneezes
- Wear a facemask if you are sick
- Clean and disinfect
COVID Task Force Helpline
Phone: 678-310-9131 (9AM – 9PM)
COVID Task Force Volunteers