Special Message for Indian Country: Recommendations for Tribal Communities to Continue to Stay Safe from COVID-19

There has been a flurry of COVID-19 updates in recent weeks, but this one is essential. The highly contagious Delta variant continues to surge, and we must keep the Nation’s Tribes and communities safe, healthy, and protected. Please consider the following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and National Indian Health Board (NIHB) recommendations and resources to protect yourself and others from COVID-19.

The Delta variant’s impact continues to unfold, and with it, Tribal policies change, and mandatory mask-mandates are re-emerging, NIHB’s Act of Love vaccination and safe practices campaign can help. According to the CDC, a layered approach is the best way to reduce your risk of catching and spreading COVID-19.

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