Coronavirus (COVID-19) info links for the Berkshires
We are sharing some resources to best address your questions and concerns, and to keep you updated on what is happening.
If you’re looking to support local restaurants, we have compiled a list of all of the restaurants doing delivery or takeout, such as Tap House in West Stockbridge, Lucia’s in Lee, and Hot Tomatoes in Williamstown.
Berkshire Medical Center has established a local toll free hotline for the community to use if they have questions or concerns about COVID-19. That number is 855-BMC-LINK, or 855-262-5465. The line is available 7 days a week, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Also, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) and the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention websites are updated regularly and are the best resources for comprehensive and current information to keep yourself informed.
SW Vermont serves our north Berkshire population.
We are in this together, and being mindful and diligent will not only help lessen the risk of contracting the virus, but also of spreading it to others, sometimes without us knowing until much later.
“If countries detect, test, treat, isolate, trace, and mobilize their people in the response, those with a handful of cases can prevent those cases becoming clusters, and those clusters becoming community transmission.” — WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom