Social Distancing is Morphing into Physical Distancing and Social Connection Via Technology. Physical distancing added to other measures will help decrease your risk of COVID-19.
Social distancing is deliberately increasing the physical space between people to avoid spreading illness. Staying (physcially) at least six feet away from other people lessens your chances of catching COVID-19. While this physical distance is very important, remaining socially connected to others has wonderful benefits for our mental health. We encourage you to use technolofy like, skype or Facetime to connect with others.
On March 27, 2020 New York State Governor, Cuomo released executive orders keeping only essential businesses or entities open during this difficult. time. For a list of the essential buisnesses that are remaining open, Essential Businesses