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Stop COVID-19 – Staying safe flyers

Stop COVID-19 flyers with advice on how to stay safe.

These are flyers and images available for use by state and local government to use in their public messaging campaigns. 

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Private gatherings guidelines

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State Restrictions on Private  Gathering Sizes

In accordance with Executive Order #62 effective January 25, 2021:

Occupancy limits for private residences

Indoors: No more than 10

Outdoors: No more than 25

Face coverings are required:

  • When people who live outside of the household are present, AND 
  • There are more than 10 people present

Social distance of at least 6 ft between people except those from the same household

Failure to comply with this order may result in a civil fine of up to $500 per violation.

Public gatherings guidelines

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Gatherings at Event Venues and in Public Settings

In accordance with Executive Order #62 effective January 25, 2021:

Occupancy limits for event venues or in public spaces
Indoors: No more than 10
Outdoors: Not more than 25
  • Face coverings are required at all public gatherings
  • Social distancing of at least 6 ft between attendees

Failure to comply with this order may result in a civil fine of up to $500 per violation.

How to protect your family

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how to protect your family

Protect your family at home

Older people and those with underlying conditions such as diabetes and asthma are at an increased risk from COVID-19.

Cleaning

  • Routinely clean high-touch surfaces like light switches, door knobs, refrigerator handles, and bathroom surfaces including faucets and toilet handles

Mealtime

  • Sit 6 feet apart or take turns eating
  • Do not share food from the same plate or share drinks

Inside & Outside

  • Wear a mask inside when less than 6 feet apart
  • Wear a mask outside of the home
  • Wash hands upon returning home
  • Avoid sleeping in the same room

Young adults

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young adult guidance

Your friends are important.

So is protecting your family.

Many people in Massachusetts have COVID-19

You may not be worried about getting it, but you can have the virus and spread it to the people you love — even if you don't feel sick.

YOU have the power to stop the spread

  • Keep your distance
  • Wear a mask
  • Wash your hands
  • Feel sick? Get tested for free

Places of worship

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places of worship guidelines

PLACES OF WORSHIP COVID-19 GUIDELINES

Establish protocols for confirmed cases of COVID-19

  • Do not attend services in person if you are experiencing symptoms or have been in contact with a positive case of COVID-19
  • Notify local Health Department of any positive cases and for contact tracing

Increase hygiene and sanitation

  • Clean and disinfect place of worship between services
  • Ensure attendees and staff wash their hands or use alcohol based hand sanitizers

Promote social distancing and use of masks

  • Clear signage to communicate social distancing guidelines
  • Always enforce the use of masks or face coverings
  • Promote ventilation for enclosed spaces and where possible open windows

Modify services to limit person-to-person contact

  • Encourage congregants to bring their own worship materials
  • Avoid shaking hands, hugging or kissing
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