Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For the most up to date information on COVID-19 visit:

Local Assistance Hotlines:

  • New York State COVID-19 Hotline: 1-888-364-3065
  • New York State COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline for Mental Health Counseling: 1-844-863-9314
  • Yates County Public Health: 315-536-5160
  1. Free At Home Test Kits For Yates County Residents

    Yates County residents can pick up free test kits along with free KN95 masks at the following locations Read on...
  2. YCPH COVID 19 Vaccine Clinics

    Are you interested in getting your COVID 19 Booster vaccine? Read on to learn more about where you can get vaccinated. Read on...
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Interactive Dashboards:

NYS COVID 19 Vaccine tracker

This dashboard is maintained by New York State and shows the percentage of New York residents who are vaccinated. 

Percentage positive results by County dashboard

This dashboard, maintained by New York State, shows the percentage values of people tested versus a positive result. If you want to filter by county, check the county on the right menu of the dashboard. You may also filter by region by clicking the blue button labeled "View percentage positive results by region"

Who Should Get Tested for COVID-19?

All New York residents can now be tested whether they have symptoms or not. 

Others who should get tested are: 

  • An individual who has symptoms of COVID-19. People with COVID-19 have reported a wide range of symptoms including:
    • Fever
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or trouble breathing
    • Chills or repeated shaking with chills
    • Muscle pain
    • Headache
    • Sore throat
    • Runny nose or Congestion 
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea

Where Can Residents Get Tested for COVID-19?

  • Your Healthcare Provider office
  •  URMC urgent care clinics in Canandaigua (585-978-8240) 
  •  Wellnow Urgent Care in Geneva (315-230-4074) and Canandaigua (585-412-5630)
  •  Finger Lakes Health Urgent Care in Geneva (315-781-2000)
  •  Rite Aid Pharmacy in Penn Yan - drive thru testing (315-536-2446  or click here for more information)
  • Walgreens Pharmacy in Penn Yan - drive thru testing. Register for an appointment online.

If you develop emergency warning signs of COVID-19, get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs may include: trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion or inability to arouse, or bluish lips or face. Call 911 if you have a medical emergency.