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Galveston County is grateful for the many small business owners who support our community. During this difficult time, resources are available for small business owners.
Should you or your family member experience symptoms of COVID-19; (fever, cough, etc) contact your primary care physician or one of the local health access lines.
UTMB Access Line 800-917-8906
Memorial Hermann Health Line 832-932-9850
Galveston County Health District COVID-19 Information Line: 409-938-7221
Social distancing is the act of increasing the physical space between people to avoid spreading illness. The Center for Disease Control recommends staying at least six feet away from other people to avoid catching COVID-19.
Other examples of social distancing:
- Closing schools or switching to online classes
- Worshiping virtually via internet
- Working remotely at home
- Cancelling or postponing large meetings