Protecting Individuals who are at Higher Risk

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Individuals who are at higher risk should take extra precautions because they are more likely to suffer severe illness from COVID-19.


You should take extra precautions If you are at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19, including if you are immunocompromised. You should also take extra precautions if you live or work with someone who is at higher risk. If you are at higher risk and need extra help to follow these guidelines, you may be able to get help so you can stay home and keep yourself safe. You can call 1-877-424-4640. They are open Monday through Friday, from 8 am, to 5 pm.

They may be able to help you with things like:

  • Meals
  • Groceries or medicine delivered to your home
  • Transportation to and from appointments
  • Or if there are other challenges that make it hard for you to stay home and keep yourself safe.

See higher risk individual PDF. ( English / Español )