Watch for symptoms
Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure (based on the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses).
Shortness of breath
When to Seek Medical Attention
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*
Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
New confusion or inability to arouse
Bluish lips or face
*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.
Please get the facts, CDC website:
Here is a good video for children to watch regarding COVID-19:
Here is information regarding COVID-19 and School Age Children:
The NYSDOH has issued a health advisory related to COVID-19) as possibly linked with a pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome disease – “Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Potentially Associated with COVID-19.
If you are in need of food or would like to donate:
Avon Food Pantry
108 Prospect Street
Offers a client choice food pantry. Clients come to the pantry to receive food of their choice.