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St Johns County COVID-19 Information

 Mar 19 - Dec 31, 2020

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COVID-19 Call Center
1 (866) 779-6121

When to get a Flu Vaccine?

Getting a flu vaccine during 2020-2021 is more important than ever because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Flu vaccination is especially important for people who are at high risk from flu; many of whom are also at high risk for COVID-19 or serious outcomes.



11/19/2020 Gov. Ron DeSantis Press Conference

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan &
New Therapeutics


St. Johns County CARES

St. Johns County Cares

Helping Local Businesses, Residents, and Nonprofits
recover from the economic impacts of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Testing


Free COVID-19 Testing

Flagler Health+ :

St. Johns County and Flagler Health+ are offering free drive-thru COVID-19 testing. Testing is available for all ages, and patients do not need to exhibit symptoms, possess a doctor's note, or make an appointment. A parent or guardian must be present for children under 18 to be tested. While insurance cards are not needed, a photo ID is required.

Location: Flagler Hospital - Parking lot B

400 Health Park Blvd
St. Augustine, FL 32086
Parking Lot B



Days: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
Time: 7:00 am - 11:00 am or until the maximum number of daily tests are collected.


You may also contact the following COVID-19 testing providers at the following locations:

( Payment or Insurance may be required at these locations)  

I Tested Positive for COVID-19
Now What?




Whats the Difference between
quarantine and isolation?

Additional Information:

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Your mask may protect them.
Their mask may protect you.

Use of Masks to Help
Slow the Spread of COVID-19



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Pledge, Saint Johns County

St. Johns County COVID-19
Response Information


Previous St. Johns County (SJC) Announcements:

Nov 20  SJC Board Of County Comissioners Special Meeting - Tuesday Nov 24, 2020

Nov 04  St. Johns County CARES Amends Nonprofit Assistance Program to Include Veteran and Military 501(c)19 and 501(c)23 Organizations

Nov 02  SJC COVID-19 Situation Report 105

Oct 28  JTA Provides St. Johns Express Select Route from St. Augustine to Jacksonville

Oct 19  SJC Public Library Bookmobile Offering Limited Service Beginning November 4

Oct 16  SJC CARES nonprofit Grant Program Phase II launches October 19, 2020

Oct 13  SJC CARES Residents Assistance Deadline Approaching

The deadline to submit applications for the St. Johns County CARES Residents Assistance program is 5 p.m. on October 31. The program provides up to $5,000 in funding per household to assist residents who are recovering from the economic impact of COVID-19 with mortgage or rent, utilities, cellphone bills, and internet bills. Eligible St. Johns County residents are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible to ensure the application process is complete prior to the deadline. For grant criteria, applications, and more information related to the St. Johns County CARES Residents Assistance Program, please visit, call 904-209-6050, or email

Sep 26  New State Executive Order Removes Most COVID-19 Occupancy Restrictions on Businesses and Restaurants

Aug 17  SJC CARES Program Launches: August 20

Aug 07  SJC Extends Building and Permit Fee Reductions for Local Businesses and Residents



Additional Resources:

*NEW *  Best Practices for Re-opening Food Service Establishments

Guidance for Reopening Buildings After Prolonged Shutdown or Reduced Operation 

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Citizens Information Hotline  904-824-5550

St. Johns County Emergency Management has up-to-date local  information for St. Johns County.

Call the COVID-19 Citizens Information Hotline between 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday - Friday  at 904-824-5550 for information regarding facility closures, program cancellations, and current St. Johns County COVID-19 guidelines.


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City of St. Augustine
COVID-19 Information

For Updates, Advisories, & Announcements


Previous City of St. Augustine Announcements

  Phase 3 Reopening Admin Order for the City of St. Augustine

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COVID-19 Dashboard

Florida's COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard


Find County-Specific Data and 
Details by ZipCode

St. Johns County School District COVID-19 Dashboard


Review case, monitoring and
PUI information on the latest
COVID-19 Report

 See State Linelist 

State Report

County Report


Review total antibody results for Florida

Serology Report

Point-of-care report


Additional Resources: 

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Florida Health

What you need to know now  about COVID-19 in Florida

The elderly and those with underlying medical problems like high blood pressure, heart problems and diabetes are more likely to develop serious illness.

Visit the Florida Department of Health Dedicated COVID-19 website

Español: Lo que necesitas saber ahora sobre COVID-19 en Florida


I was Exposed to COVID-19

Please view these additional resources:

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan & New Therapeutics

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Deaf and Hard of Hearing Resources

  • Live Access ASL is a Facebook livestream public group where interpreters provide interpretations for free for inaccessible press conferences and announcements.

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COVID-19 Business & Community Resources

St. Johns County Cares

St. Johns County CARES:
Helping Local Businesses, Residents, and Nonprofits recover from the economic impacts of COVID-19.

SJC CARES Recovery Program

The St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners is launching St. Johns County CARES, a program to help local businesses, residents, and nonprofit organizations respond to and recover from the economic impact of COVID-19. Applications for small businesses  and residents  will be available at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 20. Applications for nonprofit organizations will be available in the coming weeks. A financial assistance program utilizing more than $18 million in federal CARES Act funding, St. Johns County CARES provides grants to eligible applicants who suffered loss of revenue or income, or incurred unexpected expenses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Small businesses may qualify for up to $20,000 in grant funding and residential households may qualify for up to $5,000 in grant funding. Qualification criteria and level of assistance to nonprofit organizations are still under development and will be available by the end of August. For more information, please visit, call 904-209-6050 , or email

Pledge, Saint Johns County 

Pledge St. Johns County Program Encourages Business Commitment to CDC Health Guidelines



Printable Business & Employee Guidance Materials

    Download Business Toolkit   


Responding to COVID-19
in the Workplace
What to Do if You've
Been Exposed

Guidance for Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, & Schools:

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan & New Therapeutics

Information for Where You Live, Work, Learn, and Play

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Long-Term Care Facilities

COVID-19 Symptom Screening for
Health Care Professionals & Employees

  Download (PDF, 658KB) 


Review long-term care
facilities with positive
COVID-19 cases. *
Review long-term care
facility deaths associated
with COVID-19. This report is updated on a weekly basis.

   See the Report   


    See the Report    

Please view these additional resources:

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Coronavirus Response: How to Help

DOH Video: Thanks for Being Bored

Everyone has a role to play in the Whole-of-America fight against COVID-19. Learn how to help if you are a company with medical supplies to donate or sell, a volunteer who is medically trained, or a member of the general public.

Learn How You Can Help! Visit Volunteer Florida.

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Stronger Than C19

Florida Department of Health Launches
COVID-19 Mobile App
To Help Flatten the Curve

COVID-19 Mobile App, search for StrongerThanC19 Available in the Apple or Google App Stores

The StrongerThanC19 app and website are designed to gather information to help the Department of Health track and slow the spread of COVID-19 in Florida; they are not intended to be used as a symptom checker designed to dispense medical advice.

Take the Confidential 
Community Action Survey.

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Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19


COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan & New Therapeutics

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Mental Health

During Late June, 2020, 40% of U.S. adults reported struggling with mental health or substance use

Need Help? Know Someone Who Does?  CLICK HERE


The Inter-Agency Standing Committee released a story book to help children understand how to stay safe and address fears about COVID-19.

Young Adulthood
COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit

Young adults’ social, emotional, or mental well-being may be impacted by the pandemic. Learn what you can do to help ensure their well-being.


COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit

Children’s social, emotional, or mental well-being maybe impacted by the pandemic. Learn what you can do to help ensure their well-being.

Additional Stress and Coping Resources:

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Healthcare Resources

St. Johns County Healthcare Resources:

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About the Florida Department of Health

Protect the Vulnerable. Wash your hands. Practice social distancing. Wear a mask.One Goal One Florida. Governor Ron Desantis. Text "FLCOVID19" to 888-777

The Florida Department of Health, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, works to protect, promote and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts.

Follow us on Facebook , Instagram, and Twitter@HealthFla. For more information please visit

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COVID-19 Reopening

11/19/2020 Gov. Ron DeSantis Press Conference

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan &
New Therapeutics

Learn more about Operation Warp Speed.

Phase 3 of the Plan for Florida's Recovery took effect September 25, 2020 for all Florida Counties.

Local governments may adopt requirements directly on businesses, operations or venues, including buildings, beaches and parks, that may be stricter than the state. Report a business that violates these orders to local law enforcement.

View the #2020-244 Executive Order re:

  • Phase 3
  • Right to work
  • Business Certainty
  • Suspension of fines

Additional Resources:

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  • Schedule
  • Resources
  • FAQ

24/7 Florida COVID-19 Call Center 866-779-6121

8:00AM - 6:00PM St. Johns County Citizens Information Hotline, Call: 904-824-5550

Florida Department of Health - What you need to know now about COVID-19 in Florida

Español: Lo que necesitas saber ahora sobre COVID-19 en Florida

Español: Anuncio de Servicio Público de Prevención (Prevention Public Service Announcement)

10 Ways to Manage Respiratory Symptoms (PDF, 367kB)

ALERT: Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidance for Reopening—(CDC)

Beaches and Pools - CDC

CDC calls on Americans to wear masks to prevent COVID-19 spread

CDC – Helping to Get and Keep America Open - Support for States, Tribes, Localities and Territories

Clean and Disinfect Your Home — CDC

Cleaning and Disinfecting Decision Tool–Guidance for Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools, and Home (PDF, 397KB)—CDC

Community Mitigation Decision Support Tool – (FEMA)

Contact Tracing (PDF, 559KB) (PDF, 620kB)

Coping with Stress during an Infectious Disease Outbreak — SAMHSA (PDF, 713KB)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) — CDC

Coronavirus Self-Checker — CDC

Economic Support and Recovery – FEMA

Federal Rural Resource Guide (PDF, 349KB) – U.S. Department of Agriculture

FEMA Announces Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season

FEMA: Learn about the FEMA Response to COVID-19

FEMA releases Disaster Financial Management Guide

FEMA - Resources for State, Local, Tribal and Territorial Governments

Flagler Health+

High Risk Populations

How to Make, Wear, and Use Cloth Face Coverings — CDC

Indoor Predictive Modeling Tool for Coronavirus Stability — (DHS)

Manage Anxiety and Stress — CDC

Mental Health

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) — CDC

National Wastewater Surveillance System (NWSS) - CDC

New CDC data finds adult obesity is increasing. Obesity worsens outcomes from COVID-19

Obesity, Race/Ethnicity, and COVID-19 (CDC)

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Facility Operations — Florida Health Care Association

Prevention of COVID-19 (PDF, 125kB)

Prevention of COVID-19 Spread in Communities — CDC

Protection, Planning, + Care for Older Adults (PDF, 184kB)

Public Services available for lives disrupted by COVID-19

Recently Unemployed and Potentially Losing your Healthcare Coverage? — HPCNEF Navigators can Help! Visit: or Call 877-813-9115

Reemployment Assistance Benefits, formerly known as Unemployment Compensation — DEO

Rural Development COVID-19 Response – USDA (PDF, 294KB)

Should I Get Tested? (PDF, 176KB)

Social Distancing for Infectious Disease (PDF, 268kB)

St. Johns County COVID-19 Resident and Business Assistance Hotlines (PDF, 172KB)

St. Johns County Emergency Food Resources

Symptoms of COVID-19 (Updated-CDC)

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health during an Infectious Disease Outbreak — SAMHSA (PDF, 492KB)

Understanding Data and Prioritizing Resources —FEMA

Unemployed? Visit the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Program — (DOE) or Call: 1-833-352-7759

Whole-of-America response focusing on health and safety – FEMA

You Tested Positive — Now What? (PDF, 211KB)

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