World Health Organization Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

World Health Organization COVID-19 Essential Supplies Forecasting Tool

International Alliance for COVID-19 Community Response

Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine
The National Academies of Sciences


Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

National Institutes of Health

U.S. Health and Human Services Public Health Emergency

U.S. Public Health Services

Children and COVID-19: State Data Report
American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association

Contact Tracing Resources for COVID-19 Response
National Association of County and City Health Officials

FEMA Coronavirus Emergency Management Best Practices
Federal Emergency Management Agency

FEMA Public Assistance COVID-19
Federal Emergency Management Agency

Resource Roadmaps
Federal Emergency Management Agency

National Wastewater Surveillance System
Centers For Disease Control And Prevention


Much of the public health response is being coordinated at the state or local level. Many state health agencies have continuously updated pages with resources and case summaries (as in this example from Colorado). Below are listings from some of the first most impacted states:

New York

Information Collections

ACMT Response to COVID-19
American College of Medical Toxicology

COVID-19: Cómo Estar Seguros y Ser Resilientes
Global Resilience Institute

COVID-19 Coronavirus
Center for Disaster Philanthropy

COVID-19: How to be Safe & Resilent
Global Resilience Institute

Covid-19 and the Social Sciences
Social Science Research Council

COVID-19 Public Sector Resources
Harvard Kennedy School

COVID-19 Resource Center
The Lancet

COVID-19 Resources for State, Local and Tribal Agencies and Associations
United States Environmental Protection Agency

COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines
National Institutes of Health

Coronavirus Disease 2019
National Library of Medicine

Coronavirus Disease 2019 News and Resources
The National Academies of Sciences

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Coronavirus Knowledge Hub

Coronavirus Information
National Science Foundation

Coronavirus: News Updates, Court Administrative Orders, and More Resources
National Center for State Courts

Institutional and Agency Guidance for COVID-19 and Additional Resources
Council on Government Relations

Novel Coronavirus Situaton Reports
Emergency Manager's Weekly Report (updated several times per week)

Collaboration and Information Sharing

Can You Save the World?
Richard Wiseman and Martin Jacob

COVID-19 Experts and Op-Eds
Scholars Strategy Network

COVID-19 Ideas and Best Practices
U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Employment, Business, and the Economy

Community Engagement During COVID-19

COVID19 Small Business Continuity and Recovery Planning Toolkit
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

First Responders

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions for Hospitals, Hospital Laboratory, and Acute Care Facility Data Reporting
Department of Health and Human Services

COVID-19 Exposure and Risk Mitigation Best Practices for Law Enforcement
U.S Department of Homeland Security

Managing Patient and Family Distress Associated with COVID-19 in the Prehospital Care Setting: Tips for Emergency Medical Services Personnel
Federal Healthcare Resilience Task Force

Homelessness Service Providers

Infectious Disease Toolkit for Continuums of Care: Preventing and Managing the Spread of Infectious Disease for People Experiencing Homlessness
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Interim COVID-19 Guidance for Homeless Shelters
New York City Health

Seattle-King Country Public Health’s Interim Guidance on COVID-19 for Homeless Service Providers
Washington Government, March 2020

COVID-19 Guidance for Los Angeles County Homeless Services Community
Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority


Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases
John Hopkins University

Coronavirus Response


Esri, August 31, 2020

Using PolicyMap to Identify Populations Vulnerable to COVID-19
PolicyMap, March 15, 2020

Mapping The Spread of Coronavirus in The U.S and Worldwide
Washington Post, March 12, 2020

Tracking Every Coronavirus Case in The U.S.: Full Map
The New York Times, March 12, 2020

Mental Health and Disaster

COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Response and 42 CFR Part 2 Guidance
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Managing Stress and the Threat of COVID-19
Minnesota Department of Health

Managing Fears and Anxiety Around Coronavirus
University of California Berkeley

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Projections and Modeling

COVID-19 Projections
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

New Mathematical Model Can More Effectively Track Epidemics
National Science Foundation

Research Funding

COVID-19: Approaches for Funders
Center for Disaster Philanthropy, March 11, 2020

Government of Canada Invests $27M in Coronavirus Research
Canadian Institutes of Health Research, News Release, March 6, 2020

Schools and Higher Education

Interim Guidance for Administrators of U.S. Institutions of Higher Education
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Readiness and Emergency Planning for Schools
U.S. Department of Education

Senior-Serving Organizations

COVID-19 Mitigation and Older Adults: Lessons from Seattle-King County
The American Society on Aging

An Interview With the Director of Aging and Disability Services for Seattle-King County
National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Senior Centers
Washington State Department of Health

COVID-19—Long Term Care Facilities Guidance
Illinois Department of Public Health

COVID-19 Toolkit for Long-Term Care Facilities
Multnomah County Health Department

Statistics and Data

RTI Surveyed 1,000 Americans About Awareness, Perceptions of COVID-19
RTI International

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)—Statistics and Research
Our World in Data

The Intersection of COVID-19 with Other Disasters

Reporting on Disasters During COVID-19
Climate Central


Airborne Transmission of SARS-CoV-2: Proceedings of a Workshop
The National Academies of Sciences

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Training
Public Health Foundation

NIEHS Worker Training Program
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Training and Technical Assistance Related to COVID-19
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Vulnerable Populations

Conversations on COVID-19: Impacts on Communities of Color
The National Academies of Sciences

Double Jeopardy: COVID-19 and Behavioral Health Disparities for Black and Latino Communities in the U.S.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Exploring COVID-19 Impact on Vulnerable Populations Using Infographics