Posted on April 21, 2020 at 5:55 PM by Sarah OConnell
Loudoun County Update
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- Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is open virtually while its centers are closed and programs canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. PRCS launched a new web page at loudoun.gov/prcscreatingcommunity featuring video playlists, a rotating video spotlight, virtual tours, how-to guides, children's activities, community resources and more. County parks remain open for self-directed trail and leisure use while practicing social distancing. Visit loudoun.gov/prcs or email [email protected] for more information.
- Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging has launched a virtual coffee chat program. If you are a caregiver or an adult 60 and older in need of support during these challenging times, you can sign up for a virtual coffee chat with Elder Resources Case Manager Lori Stahl. To sign up, email [email protected] or call 571-233-2583.
- The Loudoun County Business Hazardous Waste Collection Event scheduled for May 8, 2020, has been canceled in order to comply with social distancing policies. The next collection date is scheduled for October 2, 2020. Information about the Business Hazardous Waste Collection Program is available at loudoun.gov/bhwp.
- Finding food for your family here in Loudoun County might seem like a challenge during the coronavirus outbreak - but it doesn't have to! Susan VanEpps, head of programming and community engagement for Loudoun County Public Library, shares her top tips for securing food assistance, ordering online groceries, and buying locally farmed eggs, meat, produce and dairy. Check out the Loudoun Food Finding Tips video on YouTube.
- Have you recently lost health insurance? You may be eligible for financial help and a special enrollment opportunity. To qualify, you must have a qualifying life event and enroll within 60 days from the date of that event. Examples might be that you lose your health coverage through your job, your COBRA coverage period ends, you lose your health coverage through a family member, or other qualifying life events. Contact Enroll Virginia for free help. Call 703-647-4757 or go to enrollva.org/get-help.
- Please visit loudoun.gov/temporaryclosures before visiting county offices to check on the status of operations at our various facilities.
Visit loudoun.gov/coronavirus for more information about COVID-19, including a list of FAQs.
Loudoun County Public Schools
Residents with questions about COVID-19 may contact the Loudoun County Health Department:
- Information Line: 703-737-8300
Get the latest information for parents and students from Loudoun County Public Schools:
Educate Yourself About COVID-19
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