December 7th: 23 New Cases For Allegany County

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 14.9 million people, and there have been over 283,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 713,129 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 27,232 deaths statewide.  As of 6:40 p.m. on December 7, Allegany County’s statistics are as follows:

Confirmed Cases:  1,270   (23 new)

Recovered Cases:  1,065

COVID-19 Related Deaths:  50 (Depending on reporting times and agencies, this figure may vary between different reports.)

Total Quarantined/Isolated to Date:  5,681

Released from Quarantine/Isolation: 4,813

Currently Quarantined/Isolated:  868

Precautionary Travel Quarantines to Date:  1,345

Total COVID-19 Antibody Tests Given:  885

Total COVID-19 Antibody Positives:  50


If your life or someone else is in imminent danger, call 911.  If you are in crisis and need immediate help, please contact the following resources:


COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline: 844-863-9314

Allegany County Crisis Hotline:  888-448-3367

Allegany County Community Services:  585-593-1991 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  800-273-TALK (8255)

NYS Text Line:  Text “GOT5” to 741741

Veterans’ Crisis Lifeline:  822-273-8255 (Press 1)


For additional COVID-19 questions and information:


Call:  585-268-9250 (Health Department)

Email:  healthinfo@alleganyco.com;  Website:  www.alleganyco.com

Facebook:  Allegany County, NY, Government & Allegany County Department of Health


For re-opening questions and information:


New York Forward Website:  https://forward.ny.gov/ 

Allegany County’s Website:  https://www.alleganyco.com/coronavirus/reopening-allegany-county/

Allegany County Re-Opening Email:  reopen@alleganyco.com