The Governor has been addressing the State of Emergency order since May 1st. It can be accessed at https://labor.vermont.gov/VOSHA
If you are in a high risk situation or need assistance with getting food or medicine you can call the Town Police number 763-7776 option 4 and speak to someone or leave a message. Someone will get back to you with answers.
You can also dial 211 for more general questions on the Corona virus.
There are guidelines for opening the Farmer’s Market and the Selectboard has approved the reopening authorization. The guidelines are found here: http://agriculture.vermont.gov
The Royalton Mutual Aid volunteer group has sent a mailer to all town residents listing this information and asking for volunteers to aid those in need. They have an email address: email@example.com and a phone number 234-1257 for assistance request and volunteer offers.
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They will be posting updates on the town bulletin board.
VThelplink.org is available for those individuals seeking information or help on substance use and recovery. The phone number is 1-800-565 LINK
We can all do our part to slow the spread of the virus:
Vermont has seen lower numbers than most of the country due to our compliance with the recommended guidelines. Please continue to do your part in keeping us all safe.
Wash your hands regularly
Use soap and water for 20 seconds and avoid touching your face
Keep a “Social Distance” of 6 feet
Avoid entering homes if you don’t live there
Cover your cough or sneeze, then throw away the tissue.
Wear a cloth mask if possible
The Royalton Food Shelf is looking for donations of food and for volunteer drivers to deliver groceries. Please call Anna Wright at 802 356 0922 to help or donate.
You can listen to Royalton Community Radio at 96.5 FM for coordinated updates as well. Further information is on their website at http://Royaltonradio.org
The Vermont Law School has suspended physical classes through the balance of the year.
For the latest updates regarding VLS please go to https://www.vermontlaw.edu/resources/covid19
BALE (Building a Local Economy) is developing a mutual aid database to to match volunteers with the vital needs of our at risk population. Bale is also looking to establish a donation center as part of its Community Resiliency initiative. If you are interested and willing to volunteer please click the following link to get involved. http://Balevt.org
Click below for the Vermont Department of Health updates posted each day at 2pm