General Resources

COVID-19 Tests

For those interested in getting tested for the coronavirus, please complete a screener for COVID-19 testing. Testing is only available by appointment and for those who qualify based on guidelines from public health officials. 

Child Care Response TeamChildcare for Essential Workers in San Mateo County

We need your help to plan for emergency child care.

4Cs, the Child Care Coordinating Council, has a list of current available sites providing emergency child care on their website. If you work in an essential sector and you need additional help finding child care right now, please visit their website or call 650-517-1400.

There Is Enough for All if We Buy Smart and Don't Overfill Our CartShop Responsibly

We can all do our part to preserve our food supply chain. Support the California Grocers Association by being mindful of the needs of fellow community members and shop responsibly.

Beware of Scams

The District Attorney's Office urges residents to be wary of new phone and internet scams related to COVID-19. More information can be found in the relevant press release (PDF). Please be highly skeptical of emails and websites claiming to provide information or goods related to the pandemic. Rely on the CDC, County of San Mateo and City of Daly City websites for reliable and frequently updated information.

A person who would like to report a COVID-19 related scam in San Mateo County should contact the District Attorney’s Office by calling (650) 363-4651 or filing a complaint online or calling the local police department.


Effective March 16, 2020 San Mateo County Health Officer Dr. Scott Morrow issued a School Operations Modification Order requiring all schools to dismiss students from regular attendance and implement at-home learning models. For the latest updates, check your school district website:

View information about School Meal Programs. You can pick up school meals at any location but you must have your child present.

Census 2020

While the Census Bureau is making operational changes in response to COVID-19, including the suspension of field operations, you are encouraged to take the census online. Visit our website for more information:

Wag Hotels Discounts for First Responders

For first responders that are working overtime right now to ensure we all stay safe, Wag Hotels is offering a 50% discount on Daycare and Boarding services through April 30. Must mention offer in-person or in the special requests section when reserving online. Call 888-WAG-LINE (888-924-5463) with questions.