COVID-19 is a new and highly contagious coronavirus with significant respiratory symptoms. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a global pandemic. This pandemic and the response to it are constantly evolving.


Center for Disease Control

New York State

Delaware County


  • For the latest John Hopkins University statistics, visit the COVID-10 Dashboard.
  • For the latest World Heath organization information, visit the WHO website.

Report A COVID-19 Home Test

Delaware County Residents report your positive COVID-19 test done at home.


These simple steps can help stop the spread of this and other respiratory viruses:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.