Covid 19

Translated COVID-19 Resources

Resources for Community Members, Organizations and Businesses to Find Translated Information

As the community is getting back to their regular activities, we are offering suggestions on where to find translated materials for those that need informational handouts, posters, and further translation assistance. For those looking for a collection of documents and resources in a specific language, we also have COVID-19 Language Resource pages

Below are printable posters for businesses and organizations explaining the new mask mandate:

Vermont Department of Health Translations Page

Informational handouts on how to prevent the spread of the virus, face coverings, how to self isolate and quarantine, tips for large households living in the same space, understanding test results, etc.

Below are printable informational handouts on the State's New Mask Mandate:

Below are printable PDFs of the new translated We Wear a Mask Posters:

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English 

Informational posters and handouts for businesses, schools, camps, swimming pools, sport activities, public transportation, etc.

CDC Please Wear a Mask Posters

Translated poster in Arabic, Burmese, French, Karen, Nepali, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, etc.  

UVM Health Network Translated Guidance

Frequently asked questions, instructions for healthcare zoom video visits, etc.

Vermont Multilingual Coronavirus Taskforce Youtube Channel   

Local translated informational videos in Arabic, Burmese, French, Kirundi, Maay Maay, Nepali, Spanish, Somali, Swahili, Vietnamese and ASL. 

Vermont Legal Aid Translated Guidance

Translated guidance is offered on select topics, such as stimulus checks and unemployment. Vermont Legal Aid can also assist with the State's Rental Housing Stabilization Program application for those in need of translation assistance at no cost. Call 800-889-2047.   

Community Health Centers of Burlington

CHCB is currently accepting new healthcare and counseling patients to help the community maintain their health and emotional well-being during these times. CHCB accepts any type of insurance, in addition to people without insurance, and services are provided on a sliding fee scale, making healthcare affordable and accessible. Most appointments will be conducted by phone or virtual Zoom call. Telehealth interpreter services are available upon request for all appointments and will also give patients assistance in setting up a Zoom account for those who have internet access. A page with translated information and registration forms is listed above, for more inquiries call (802) 864-6309. 

CVOEO - Financial Empowerment for New Americans

New Americans can call CVOEO's Financial Hotline to speak to someone in their primary language about their financial questions related to COVID-19 and social distancing. They can provide information about available resources in Vermont to help with financial and credit management, food, housing, renters' rights, and finding a job. Community Ambassadors can help in Arabic, French, Karen/Burmese, Maay Maay, Nepali, Somali, and Swahili. Call at (802) 560-8078. Requesters should leave a message with their name, contact information, and the language they speak. They will call you back within 24 hours.

New Americans in Vermont Website

A collective of information from various resources.   

Economic Recovery Grants Translations

Translation offerings in Arabic, Bosnian, Spanish, French, Nepali, Somali, Swahili and Vietnamese located towards the top of the page