There is evidence of community spread of COVID-19 in Douglas so it is incredibly important that all residents adhere to the following to protect themselves and our community:

• Follow the Department of Public Health’s “Stay at Home” advisory

• Practice social distancing (keeping a distance of six feet from others) and avoiding gathering of 10 or more people

• Avoid close contact with people who are sick

• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands and washing your hands frequently with soap and water for 20 seconds or longer, and use a hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol if soap and water are not available

• Cover coughs and sneezes with elbow or cloth and wash your hands immediately afterward

• Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces often

Please follow the links below for more information and contact your doctor if you are feeling ill or seek medical attention.

CDC Fact Sheet


What to do if you are sick or confirmed positive