COVID-19 Updates and Resources
Check Galveston County Health District's Website for more updates and information.
Galveston county has an interactive map with #covid19 updates. Updates are made daily after the release from the Health District update.
For the updated data, visit the Galveston County COVID-19 dashboard at:
Quick Phone Numbers
United Way Galveston County Mainland: 409-948-4211
Salvation Army Texas City: 409-763-1961
Galveston County Food Bank: 409-945-4232
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston‐Houston: 409-948‐0405
Daily Hope offers music, prayers and reflections as well as full worship services from the Church of England at the end of a telephone line.
The line – which is available 24 hours a day on 0800 804 8044 – has been set up particularly with those unable to join online church services during the period of restrictions in mind.
The effects of mental health problems are huge, and given the challenging times we are living in with coronavirus, it's more important than ever that we take steps to support good mental health.
The Church of England has provided podcasts for you to listen to as well as a reflections to read.
Check out their website to hear their podcasts.
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Resources for Christian leaders during the coronavirus pandemic.
Check out their website for more resources!
"United Way Galveston County Mainland is committed to communicating resources in our community to the public during these uncertain times. We will be updating our website and sharing via social media.
We have prepared a page on our website on How to Get Help as well as United Way's 211 Help Line."
See list of updated resources here.
Please be aware of the following scams that have been going around during this time:
- Phonecalls asking for your bank account information for sending to the Government Bailout. Please do not give out financial info to anyone.
- People posing as Census Workers asking if you've received your Census. Please try not to open the door to strangers.
It is important to know that the Census Bur…Read More »