Key Takeaways

  • Vermont's Department of Health provides the latest information and guidance in the re-opening of senior centers amidst the backdrop of COVID-19.

This "Guidance for Senior Centers in Planning for Re-Opening" from the Vermont Department of Health covers a comprehensive re-opening plan for senior centers admist the COVID-19 pandemic.

For senior centers that serve Vermonters who are over age 65 and thus at risk of contracting coronavirus, it is crucial to minimize the spread. Vermont's guidance is designed to maintain health and safety standards requirements and physical distancing directives while providing much-needed services to older adults.

Every Vermonth senior center employee should thoroughly review this guidance, and complete mandatory COVID-19 training provided by VOSHA.