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Health Questions? Call 651-201-3920 or 1-800-657-3903. This is a state hotline staffed by MDH and will be operating from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

COVID-19 Symptoms

Symptoms of COVID-19 can include fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, headache, muscle pain, sore throat, or loss of taste or smell. Not everyone with COVID-19 has all of these symptoms, and some people may not have any symptoms.

Is it COVID-19? Use the State of Minnesota's tool with symptoms and when to seek medical help.

Should you wear a face covering?

The federal government has issued some new guidance on the use of cloth face coverings to help slow the spread of COVID-19. CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies). Learn more: Cloth Face Coverings: Questions and Answers.

Ramsey County

Ramsey County Public Health guidance and resources: Ramsey County COVID-19.

Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)


Mental Health

If you are experiencing stress and mental health symptoms as a result of COVID-19, you can call Ramsey County's Children’s Mental Health Crisis Line at 651-266-7878 and the Adult Mental Health Crisis Line at 651-266-7900.

Saint Paul Public Library Social Worker

Saint Paul Public Library Social Worker offers phone support weekdays from 1-4 p.m. Get help with problem-solving, ask questions, find resources, or get support from a licensed social worker. Call 651-300-9305 or email ruby.rivera@wilder.orgLearn more at sppl.org.

The library has also created a Wellness and COVID-19 information guide with more resources.

Managing Stress and Anxiety


Multilingual Health Information


Community Recommendations