All County buildings are currently closed to the public. Please visit our online services page for resources and information. Cuyahoga County Justice Center, Juvenile Justice Center, Courthouse, and Board of Elections remain open for essential functions.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Cuyahoga County. Stay up to date and follow the latest guidance from local, state, and federal agencies by visiting the following resources.

Stay at Home Order

On March 22, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) issued a stay at home order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the State.

Read the full order.


County Services Update

Due to the COVID-19 situation, all Cuyahoga County buildings are closed to the public. Our departments are maintaining crucial services during this closure. Access the list of critical services that are available either online, by phone or via email.


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Follow these accounts for up-to-the-minute news:

Resources and Information

If you are feeling sick or have other urgent questions, please contact one of the following resources:

  • 211
  • Ohio Department of Health: 833-4-ASKODH
  • Cleveland Clinic: 216-697-3750
  • MetroHealth: 440-59-COVID
  • Southwest General: 440-816-8962
  • VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System – Nursing Triage line: 888-350-3100

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I do?
  • Follow up-to-date guidance from the local, state, and federal agencies listed above.
  • Practice good hygiene.

What good hygiene practices should I follow?
  • Sneeze or cough into the bend of your elbow to keep germs from spreading.
  • Regularly wash your hands with soap and water. Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer in between.
  • Don’t share cups, spoons, forks, etc. with anyone.
  • Don’t make food for anyone if you are sick.
  • Don’t go to work or school if you are sick.
  • Clean frequently touched surfaces – doorknobs, light switches, counters, keyboards.

What if I am traveling?
What if I feel sick?
  • Call your healthcare provider for guidance before you go to the hospital.
  • Seek emergency care if you have shortness of breath or difficulty breathing.
  • Call 911 or your healthcare provider right away if you believe that you have been exposed to COVID-19.


Daily COVID-19 Media Briefings