Resources for Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

The Omaha Refugee Task Force (ORTF) is committed to ensuring the health and safety of the refugee community in Omaha during the evolving COVID-19 outbreak. During these unprecedented times, ORTF is working diligently to coordinate with local agencies to compile educational resources and continue to provide services to those in need.

Below is a list of resources for refugees, agencies, and community members to assist in outreach and education about COVID-19. We will update this page regularly as new resources become available.

Center for Disease Control (CDC) website on Coronavirus (includes videos and limited multilingual resources)

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines (as of 3/16/20) [PDF Flyer]

Minnesota Department of Health (includes fact sheets and videos with limited multilingual resources)

County Health Department Websites

Switchboard (includes fact sheets, posters, multimedia resources in multiple resources)

Refugee admissions (resettlement) to the U.S. has been temporarily suspended until April 7, sources say (CNN article)

Last Updated 3/18/2020