Information on the Coronavirus
Jackson District Library is monitoring information about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The health and safety of staff and library users is important to us, especially during this time.
In compliance with state and federal recommendations to slow the spread of coronavirus, we are cancelling all JDL-scheduled programs, meeting room use, and outreach events effective March 13 until further notice.
List of Local Jackson Area Resources – Jackson Area COVID-19 Directory
Anyone can call 2-1-1 to get help through and easy to remember number, available 24/7, 365 days within 9 counties in Central Michigan. Serving Clinton, Eaton, Genesee, Hillsdale, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston and Shiawassee Counties.
Johns Hopkins experts in global public health, infectious disease, and emergency preparedness have been at the forefront of the international response to COVID-19.
This website is a resource to help advance the understanding of the virus, inform the public, and brief policymakers in order to guide a response, improve care, and save lives.
Helpful resilience tools for individuals and organizations assembled by the Jackson area Nonprofit Network
United Way of Jackson County is part of the Jackson COVID-19 Action Network . United Way has a central portal to connect people looking to give to others in need.
Henry Ford COVID-19 Patient Hotline: (313) 874-1055
For up-to-date information about coronavirus and to ask questions
Available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
Jackson County Health Department Hotline @ (517) 788-4420, Option 9.
Center for Family Health Covid 19 Testing Hotline 517-748-5363
For more information https://www.centerforfamilyhealth.org
State of Michigan Resources
National and International Resources
CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) website FAQ with continually updated links for information, including special information for Caregivers, Travelers, Schools, workplaces & community locations.
World Health Organization page with links to personal safety tips,