Coronavirus / COVID-19

Native People Count California Information Page

The State of California is acting quickly to protect public health and safety as it responds to novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The state aims to provide the public with the most up-to-date information as it becomes available, and have created a resource for Census partners. For the dedicated State of California COVID-19 webpage visit: census.ca.gov/covid19.

Native People Count California + COVID-19

Native People Count California is maintaining our service to California’s tribes and Native communities to ensure that all Native People Count in the 2020 Census in California! We are working closely with our partners and tribal nations throughout the state to continue to provide resources and support where needed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Questions? Email us at info@nativepeoplecountca.org.

Native People Count California is developing messaging and resources specifically to address outreach efforts surrounding COVID-19 and the 2020 Census. Check back regularly for updates.

State of California COVID-19 News

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/18/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/13/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/12/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/11/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/8/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/7/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/6/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/4/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/4/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (5/1/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/30/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/29/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/28/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/27/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/24/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/23/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/22/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/21/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/20/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/18/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/17/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/16/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/15/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/14/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/13/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/10/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/9/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/8/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/7/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/6/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/4/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/3/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/2/2020)

WATCH: Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (4/1/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/31/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/30/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/28/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/27/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/25/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/24/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/23/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/21/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/19/2020)

Stay at home except for essential needs Guidelines (3/19/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/18/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/16/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/15/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/12/2020)

WATCH Governor Newsom COVID-19 Update (3/10/2020)

OFFICIAL California COVID-19 Page Now Live! Link: https://covid19.ca.gov/

 

Executive Order Declaring COVID-19 State of Emergency (3/4/2020)

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Protect Renters and Homeowners During COVID-19 Pandemic

Published: Mar 16, 2020 The Executive Order authorizes local governments to halt evictions, slows foreclosures, and protects against utility shut offs SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order that authorizes local governments to...

That’s a Wrap! California Native American Youth Close Final Day of Statewide 2020 Census Virtual Gathering

The first statewide California Native American Youth Virtual Gathering concluded its third and final day today. Youth from around the state gathered virtually for the past three days to learn the importance of and how to engage in the 2020 Census with their families...

Assemblymember James Ramos Joins California Native American Youth During First Statewide 2020 Census Virtual Youth Gathering

California State Assemblymember James C. Ramos, Serrano/Cahuilla, (D-40th District), spoke to California Native American youth on the first virtual gathering expressing the importance of the 2020 Census. We welcomed over 400 views on day two of the gathering on the...

California Native Youth Get Artistic During 2020 Census Virtual Gathering

The highly anticipated Native People Count California Virtual Youth Gathering kicked off today to a resounding success. The event was initially planned to be an in-person conference, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organizers made the call to have this a virtual...

Karuk Tribe Drives Engagement in the 2020 Census During the COVID-19 Pandemic for a Native Complete Count in California

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Karuk Tribe has relied on its deep sense of community in making sure its citizens are counted in the 2020 Census.   Located in the northwestern corner of California in Humboldt and Siskiyou counties, the Karuk Tribe is one...

Native People Count California announces partnership with the Center for Native American Youth on upcoming statewide virtual youth 2020 Census gathering

Contact: Ricki McCarrollFounder & Principal ConsultantNUNA Consulting Groupricki@nunaconsultgroup.comP: 202 503 9169 | C: 310 365 5272 For Immediate Release Native People Count California announces partnership with the Center for Native American Youth on upcoming...

Native People Pivot During COVID-19 to Canvass for 2020 Census in Southern California

Southern California is the ancestral homeland to thirty culturally distinct tribes that have inhabited the lands since time immemorial and is now home to a diverse and vibrant American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) population. In fact, Southern California is home...

The Power of California’s Native American Youth in the 2020 Census

California Native American youth are stepping up to lead during the 2020 Census to help educate and empower their peers, families, and communities. The Native People Count California campaign has worked with Native Youth since January to provide our youngest voices...

Native People Count California Announces 2020 Census Native Youth Engagement Initiative Virtual Conference

Contact: Ricki McCarrollFounder & Principle ConsultantNUNA Consulting Groupricki@nunaconsulting.com P:202 503 9169 | C: 310 365 5272 For Immediate Release Native People Count California Announces 2020 Census Native Youth Engagement Initiative Virtual Conference...

Governor Newsom Issues New Executive Order Further Enhancing State and Local Government’s Ability to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

Directs Californians to follow public health directives including canceling large gatherings more than 250 people Order removes waiting period for unemployment and disability insurance for Californians who lose work as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak Readies state...

Additional COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Prevention Tips

We advise all Californians to follow the public health guidelines put forward by the California Department of Public Health, including:

  • Washing hands with soap and water.
  • Avoiding touching eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands. 
  • Avoiding close contact with people who are sick are all ways to reduce the risk of infection with a number of different viruses. 
  • Staying away from other people if you become sick with respiratory symptoms like fever and cough. 

COVID-19 California Resource Links

NEW! Official California COVID-19 Resources Webpage: https://covid19.ca.gov/

California Census Office COVID-19 Updates Webpage: https://census.ca.gov/covid19/

California Department of Public Health Website: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/

California Department of Public Health COVID-19 Guidelines: www.cdph.ca.gov/covid19