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Westmoreland County takes the health and well-being of our employees and visitors as a top priority. In light of the concerns and uncertainty of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we ask that the public minimize visits of the courthouse and county facilities until further notice. If you have virus-like symptoms, we ask that you stay home and avoid public places.  Many County departments offer online services. We encourage you to utilize these services via our website. 

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    Covid cases create 'desperate' situation at Westmoreland hospitals

    As the CDC warned the omicron variant of covid-19 has eclipsed delta in terms of transmissibility, rising caseloads have created a “desperate” situation at local hospitals, according to the medical director of Westmoreland County’s 911 center. Read full Tribune-Review article
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    Excela Reopens Unity Testing Center

    In response to the increasing number of covid cases in the region, Excela Health has reopened its testing center at 443 Frye Farm Road in Unity. Read full Tribune-Review article
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    FEMA to Help Pay Funeral Costs for COVID-19-Related Deaths

    Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020. Additional Info...
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    Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

    The U.S. Department of the Treasury launched the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP), designed to assist households unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Westmoreland County ERAP is anticipated to open early April. Additional Info...
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    Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line

    Do you feel...Stressed? Overwhelmed? Alone? Afraid? Anxiety? During these uncertain times, you are not alone. We are here to listen. Call our Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line. Services FREE & CONFIDENTIAL. 1-855-284-2494 TTY: 724-631-5600 Printable flyer. Help spread the word.
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