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 www.211ct.org/DonationsCovid19.

Those seeking the latest information, resources and guidance related to Covid-19 in Connecticut may visit www.ct.gov/coronavirus.

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