AREA — At the direction of Gov. Ned Lamont and the state Department of Public Health, a donations framework has been activated to assist in the collection of vital personal protective equipment (PPE) as well as other goods and services as the need arises.

Requested items include N95 respirators, face masks/surgical masks, face shields, surgical gowns, gloves (nitrile or non-latex), thermometers, thermometer covers, if applicable to type of thermometer, hand sanitizer and other medical related items.

Members of the public, businesses and philanthropic organizations that wish to donate these vital materials may visit

Those seeking the latest information, resources and guidance related to Covid-19 in Connecticut may visit

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.