January 20, 2021 – Allegany Co Has 17 New Cases

n the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 24.3 million people, and there have been over 402,000 deaths. According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 1,271,451 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 33,415 deaths statewide. As of
3:30 p.m. on January 20, Allegany County’s statistics are as follows:

Confirmed Cases: 2,419 (17 new)
Recovered Cases: 2,226
COVID-19 Related Deaths: 53 (Depending on reporting times and agencies, this figure may vary between different reports.)
Total Quarantined/Isolated to Date: 8,978
Released from Quarantine/Isolation: 8,330
Currently Quarantined/Isolated: 648
Precautionary Travel Quarantines to Date: 1,594
Total COVID-19 Antibody Tests Given: 995
Total COVID-19 Antibody Positives: 78

If your life or someone else is in imminent danger, call 911. If you are in crisis and need immediate help, 6please 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

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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