COVID-19 Resources:

This page is an all-encompassing resource guide for residents of Georgia, particularly those in our North Fulton community of Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell, and Mountain Park. If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline. If you are not sure what to do or need more information, please call the State of Georgia’s COVID-19 hotline at 1-844-442-2681. This hotline is available from 8:00AM to 5:00PM daily and offers information in both English and Spanish. Up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 is available, and agents can also provide answers to questions regarding healthcare resources and community updates.If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

For further medical advice, please consult the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) website here.

**Governor Kemp’s “Shelter In Place” order for the entire State of Georgia has officially expired. Georgia still remains under a public health emergency through June 12, 2020. Those who are medically fragile and elderly should continue to shelter in place until then. More information about this executive order can be found here.**

Local Updates:

  • Milton city facilities and parks are closed through April 16th
  • Alpharetta City of Alpharetta buildings and most parks are closed through May 30th
  • Roswell city facilities are closed until further notice; City of Roswell park parking lots are open; public events are cancelled through May 10th 
  • Fulton County Schools providing two meals per student at 21 schools each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11:00AM-1:00PM
  • Senior Services North Fulton while senior centers are closed until further notice, Senior Services North Fulton is providing Meals on Wheels delivery to homebound seniors daily 
  • Fulton County Epidemiology Reports-  data regarding the distribution of COVID-19 cases in Fulton County broken down by city, zip code, and other metrics.

 

State Updates:

  • All public K12 schools are closed through the rest of the academic year. Online/distance learning format will continue. For high school students, the College Board has released information on the administration of Advanced Placement (AP) exams
  • All University System of Georgia (USG) and Technical College System of Georgia (TCSGSummer 2020 courses will be conducted in an online/distance learning format
  • GA Insurance Commissioner King has instructed insurers not to cancel the health insurance policies of those who miss payments until further notice
  • Governor Kemp has extended the state tax filing deadline to July 15 to align with the federal extension
  • Pharmacists may now dispense early refills for prescription drugs, not including Schedule II controlled substances
  • Georgia’s application for Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans has been approved. You may apply for a loan here or go to disaster loan.sba.gov

 

Federal Updates:

  • The tax filing deadline has been extended from April 15 to July 15. Additionally, student loan payments have been suspended for 60 days
  • The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released recommendations on visitation to nursing homes. Information can be found here
  • Under the newly passed CARES Act, Americans will receive a one-time direct payment:
    • $1,200 per adult making up to $75,000 a year
    • $2,400 to a married couple making up to $150,000 a year, with $500 per child