As of April 21, 2020: The state has mandated all schools in Massachusetts remain closed for the remainder of the
2019-2020 academic year.
Cape Cod Collaborative continues to closely monitor the rapidly evolving public health responses to contain and mitigate COVID-19 in the United States. We are committed to providing our students, families and staff with useful information as it becomes available. Please visit this page often as it is routinely updated.
Page updated 04/23/2020.
Paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: FFCRA-Poster
Need Support Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic?
✓ Maintaining emotional health and well-being – CLICK HERE
Resources and tips to help boost emotional health and well-being during the COVID-19 outbreak.
✓ Massachusetts 2-1-1 – CLICK HERE
Massachusetts residents are urged to use 2-1-1 for information, resources, and referrals regarding COVID-19. Operators are staffing this hotline 24/7 and translators are available in multiple languages. If you need emotional support during these stressful times, call 2-1-1 and choose the “CALL2TALK” option. Residents with questions can dial 2-1-1 from any landline or cellphone or use the live chat option on the Mass 211 website:
✓ The Disaster Distress Helpline – CALL 1-800-985-5990
The Disaster Distress Helpline is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster, including disease outbreaks like COVID-19. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories.
✓ MassHealth Launches Personal Care Assistance – CALL 1-844-422-6277
Help Hotline: MassHealth announced today that it has established a dedicated hotline through MassOptions to connect MassHealth PCA Consumers to services in the event their PCA is unavailable. Consumers can call 1-844-422-6277 and will be connected to home health services in their region.
How to Stay Informed
Here are a few helpful resources to stay up-to-date: