COVID-19 Resources

COVID Hotline and Safety 

Partners Healthcare has a COVID hotline that is available to anyone, regardless of immigration status or insurance. Nurses on the hotline can be reached from 8am-8pm daily. If you speak a language beyond English, hotline staff can conference in an interpreter in your first language. Please feel free to call (617) 724-7000 with your coronavirus-related questions.


Shine - Care for Your Coronavirus Anxiety 

This is a web page that addresses coronavirus induced anxiety. It provides meditations, expert advice, and recommendations on how to curb anxiety.


COVID Symptoms

Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

For more information visit here


COVID Testing

Click here to see where to get testing.  You can search by location, free, MassHealth and no referral required among other options.

COVID testing site locator


COVID Vaccines 

Pre-register Here:

Mass.gov 

You can use this site to find a vaccination location near you such as one of the many mass vaccination locations, Local Boards of Health, or a retail pharmacy.


Waltham Health Department

Call 781-314-3314 for help scheduling a vaccine appointment. 


Charles River Health Center

Vaccines are by appointment only and may be scheduled by calling (617) 870-7299.


Waltham Together,

Fill out this form. We will then match them with a volunteer, who will attempt to schedule an appointment.  


Vaccine Hunters: https://www.facebook.com/groups/190685809507566/

https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine

https://www.hannaford.com/pharmacy/covid-19-vaccine