Community Settings: COVID-19 - Minnesota Dept. of Health
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Community Settings: COVID-19

By taking these actions, community organizations can help slow the spread and reduce demands on the health care sector so the most seriously ill people get the supportive care they need.

On this page:
Sports activities
Music, camp, and youth programs
Community- and faith-based organizations
Congregate living and care facilities
     Homeless service providers
     Adult day centers
     Jails and correctional settings
     Housing and licensed residential and non-residential settings



Sports activities

The decision to participate in sports is not without risk. Team activities mean interacting with many people. In general, the more people you interact with, the more closely you interact with them, and the longer that interaction, the higher your risk of getting and spreading COVID-19. People with symptoms and without symptoms can spread COVID-19. This guidance is intended to reduce the risk of transmission but does not eliminate it.

Music, camps, and youth programs

Community- and faith-based organizations

Congregate living and care facilities

Homeless service providers

Adult day centers

Jails and correctional settings

Housing and licensed residential and non-residential settings

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Updated Thursday, 08-Jul-2021 15:41:20 CDT