Public Health Information on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Below are resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to help you stay informed about the coronavirus. To receive alerts from the CDC, you can follow their Facebook and Twitter or sign up for email updates.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 Information:
Have questions? Call the CDC at 800-232-4636 or visit
To receive alerts from the CDC, you can follow their Facebook and Twitter or sign up for email updates.

Contact Information for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment:
CO HELP is Colorado’s call line for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). People who have general questions about COVID-19 can call CO HELP at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911 for answers in many languages or email them at for answers in English.
CDPHE Website:

Senator Gardner’s COVID-19 Telephone Town Halls

Click above to listen to Senator Gardner’s telephone town halls on what Coloradans should know about COVID-19 and Congress’ response to the pandemic.

If you know of anyone struggling to return to Colorado from overseas because of the COVID-19 pandemic, please encourage them to call Senator Gardner’s office or fill out this form so Senator Gardner and his team can work on their behalf.

Travelers must enroll in the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive assistance. More information on STEP and the enrollment process can be found here.

COVID-19 Guidance, Resources, and Loan Information:

Apply for a COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan for Businesses, Private Non-profits, Homeowners and Renters.

Resources, guidance, and loan resources from the Small Business Administration.

Small Business Guide and Checklist from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

About the Paycheck Protection Program:

The Paycheck Protection Program provides small businesses with funds to pay up to eight weeks of payroll costs including benefits. Funds can also be used to pay interest on mortgages, rent, and utilities.


Frequently Asked Questions for Small Businesses

Information for Borrowers

Information for Lenders

Borrower Application Form, which can be submitted to a Small Business Administration participating lender.

Find help for individuals and families affected by COVID-19.

What you need to know about direct economic impact payments to individuals.

Click here for the latest news about direct payments to individuals.

FYI: The deadlines to file and pay federal income taxes are extended to July 15, 2020

Information about COVID-19 paid sick leave.

Unfortunately, scammers are taking advantage of fear and uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Be wary of price gouging, online and phone scams, and other suspicious activity related to the coronavirus. 

If you suspect any sort of scam or fraud, you can report it by calling 800-222-4444 or at

Find the latest coronavirus consumer information from the Colorado Attorney General’s office. 

Here are tips to avoid coronavirus scams from the Federal Trade Commission.

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Click below to find the latest COVID-19 information and updates from Colorado military installations:

U.S. Air Force Academy

Buckley Air Force Base

Peterson Air Force Base

Fort Carson

Schriever Air Force Base