Stay informed about what to do and what resources there are available by using the State of New Jersey website called the New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub. You can also call 2-1-1 for general questions (9am-5pm) or 1-800-962-1253 (24/7) for medical questions regarding the coronavirus.
You can also text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive information via text message. For live text assistance, text your zip code to 898-211.
The website has information how to protect yourself, and how to get tested. It also has information about if you are sick, and you think you have been exposed, what to do next.
Due to the limits on public gatherings caused by the coronavirus, the March 30, 2020 council meeting will be a combined Caucus/Council meeting starting at 4:30 p.m and you can come to the meeting from home because it will be an online Zoom meeting. Zoom is one of the leading video conferencing software apps. Download Zoom on your phone or computer from the app store or google play. You can join the zoom meeting via the web or smartphone app https://zoom.us/j/708608751 or call in with your phone using this number 1 (646)558-8656 and follow the prompts to join the call. The meeting ID: 708 608 751.
Learn more about what zoom is and how it works.
The City of Perth Amboy website has an emergency page with links and announcements regarding Coronavirus. Mayor Wilda Diaz has been having daily live updates on her Facebook page as well.
Due to the coronavirus, large gatherings of people are not allowed. Perth Amboy houses of worship are online though, and you can still be part of services and mass through livestreaming. Here are some helpful links to worship online.