All sectors of our communities have been affected and will continue to be effected by COVID-19.

NET Health advises everyone to follow CDC guidance to help East Texas slow the spread and help eliminate COVID-19 as much as we can.

Click here to learn the CDC recommendations for when a COVID-positive individual should quarantine.

Click here to learn the CDC recommendations for persons who are fully vaccinated.


Scroll below to view the available local resources and educational guidance available for your local community.



Businesses and Companies

Employers should review their ability to continue business operations while also using ways to enforce physical distance between employees. Continuity of operations should also flexibility to alter your essential business practices. Companies should review their policies to ensure consistency with public health recommendations and with existing state and federal workplace laws.

DSHS Guidance Letter to Texas Employers


Colleges and Universities

Colleges and universities should also consult with local public health agencies to evaluate the updated recommendations for COVID-19 prevention.


PreSchools and K-12 School Districts

Preschools and K-12 school districts should also consult with local public health agencies to evaluate the updated recommendations for COVID-19 prevention.

Sports, Parks, Concerts, and Recreational Activities

Recommendations are similar to community events, in that in-person large-group gatherings should be avoided or minimized. Congregations should utilize technology to show services online and to provide methods for your members to contribute via PayPal, Venmo, and similar mobile payments.


Retirement Communities


Homeless Shelters