COVID-19 Information

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The City of Stamford’s Office of Public Safety, along with the Stamford Department of Health, is closely monitoring the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and is in frequent communication with the CDC and the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health. 

The City of Stamford has compiled a visualization of Covid case data up to January 26.

Residents can sign up to receive COVID-19 messages regarding local COVID-19 response activities on the COVIDCT Everbridge list. Visit the and click on “sign up now” for the COVIDCT list or start the registration by texting COVIDCT to 888777.

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Vaccine Information

Residents who are 55 and older are allowed to sign up for Covid-19 Vaccines through the City Department of Health. 

For more information please visit

Upcoming Testing Dates

Click here for a list of testing locations in Stamford 

Reopening - Business Re-opening Guidelines


Mayor David Martin announced that Stamford is returning to Phase 2 in response to the increase of COVID-19 cases in the region, across the State, and in Stamford. Please view the details here

Important Contact Information

  • If you need non-emergency assistance related to COVID-19, call Social Services by dialing 203-977-4050. 
  • For testing in Stamford, call Citizen's Service Center by dialing 203-977-4140.
  • Stamford Hospital Covid-19 Hotline is 203-276-4111, available 7 days a week from 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.
  • The State of Connecticut is partnering with United Way of Connecticut to answer questions: call 2-1-1 or text “CTCOVID” to 898211.

 COVID-19 Contact List


Questions related to coronavirus, coronavirus infections, Stamford Health (Stamford Hospital), or community physicians  


Stamford Health (Stamford Hospital)





After hours: 2-1-1


Questions related to PPE, Environmental cleaning


Director of Lab James Federici, MSjfederici@stamfordct.gov203-977-4378


Questions related to schools and daycares


School Nursing Supervisor Moira Bryson, RNMBryson@stamfordct.gov203-977-4370


Questions related to restaurants, hotels, motels, rooming house, pools


Interim Director Environmental Health & Inspections Gail McraeGMcrae@StamfordCT.gov203-977-5122
Business Related Questions


Director of Economic Development Thomas Madden


Food Distribution and Food Insecurity Related Questions


Social Services Director Ellen Bromley


All other questions


Stamford Department of Health




We are asking residents to stay informed about COVID-19.  The CDC recommends the following prevention tips:

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash. If you do not have a tissue, use the inside of your elbow. 
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially before eating, after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing, and certainly if your commute includes public transit.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Always wash hands with soap and water if your hands are visibly dirty.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover when around others. The cloth face cover is meant to protect other people in case you are infected.  Do NOT use a facemask meant for a healthcare worker.

NEW: Access Health CT has extended their open enrollment period due to COVID-19. Uninsured individuals can sign up until April 17.

  • The only way to sign up for this NEW Special Enrollment Period is by calling 855-365-2428.
  • Individuals who experience a Qualifying Life Event (e.g. loss of coverage due to job change or unemployment) or qualify for Medicaid/Children’s Health Program (CHIP), can ALWAYS enroll online, in-person or over the phone and all help is free.

Disaster Distress Helpline

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has a Disaster Distress Helpline that provides significant telehealth capability and provides 24/7 crisis counseling and support for people experiencing emotional distress related to disasters. Counselors have been trained in assisting anxious callers and have the capability to handle social isolation and distancing concerns. This multilingual, confidential crisis support service is available to all US and territory residents by calling 1-800-985-5990 or texting “TalkWithUs” to 66746.

Additional Resources

Residents should view the following links for more information: