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Daily COVID-19 Briefing from UCC - facts, not fear

COVID-19 Daily Briefing from UCC's Humanitarian and Development Team separates facts from falsehoods and fear, supplying valuable information throughout the duration of the pandemic crisis. This resource is prepared by Barbara T. Baylor, MPH, Temporary Health Liaison serving on UCC's Wider Church Ministries - Humanitarian and Development Team.

Daily COVID-19 Briefing April 6, 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans have lost jobs and the health coverage that came along with those jobs. Others lack health insurance for other reasons. Today's UCC COVID-19 Daily Brief explores the possibilities - and limits - for getting coverage now, even though we are outside of the usual Open Enrollment period.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing April 3, 2020

We wrap up the second week of UCC's Daily COVID-19 Brief with updates on the role of "silent carriers" in spreading the virus, the promise of stimulus checks, and tips for maintaining calm in the midst of pandemic.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing April 2, 2020

Today's UCC COVID-19 Daily Briefing examines the impact of COVID-19 on communities of color.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing April 1, 2020

How do you "shelter in place" when you don't have a home? Today's UCC COVID-19 Daily Brief explores the particular predicament of people experiencing homelessness in a pandemic, and how we can extend support.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 31, 2020

Do face masks protect against COVID-19? Today's March 31 Daily UCC COVID-19 Briefs explore the range of views.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 30, 2020

What do I need to know about the CARES - Coronavirus (COVID-19) and other stimulus packages recently voted by Congress and signed by the President? UCC's Daily COVID-19 Briefing for today (March 30) addresses just that!


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 27, 2020

The spreading COVID-19 pandemic is accompanied by growing stress and anxiety. Today's Daily COVID-19 Briefing from the United Church of Christ offers documentation and strategies for coping.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 26, 2020

Today's daily briefing looks at COVID-19 and the U.S. Healthcare System.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 25, 2020

UCC Daily COVID-19 Briefing #3 emphasizes the urgency of continuing social distancing - and how to cope with the emotions it can cause.


Daily COVID-19 Briefing March 24, 2020

This COVID-19 Daily Briefing explains why Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine are not wonder drugs in the treatment for COVID-19.