RANDOLPH, NJ- The following is an update from Randolph Township:
Good afternoon. We thank you for your support and continued patience. Below is a summary of the most recent information and news.
As of today: 99,989 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in NJ; 4,680 cases in Morris County; 1 new case in Randolph, bringing the total to date to 223.
Of the 223 cases: 39 households have more than one individual; 12 individuals are currently hospitalized; 89 individuals have had symptoms resolve and can return to normal activities.
Sadly we have lost 16 of our residents to this terrible virus. We continue to grieve with the families who have lost loved ones. The families have requested that no further information be released.
Included in the numbers above: 20 of the cases and 9 of the fatalities are associated with long-term care facilities; 5 of the 12 individuals currently hospitalized are residents of these facilities.
All individuals considered to be close contacts of the confirmed cases are contacted and asked to self-quarantine for 14 days.
United Way Announces Grant Program for Lower Income Working Families – United Way launches the “ALICE Recovery Fund” to help support working families who are have lost their jobs, businesses, or had a loss of income due to the COVID-19 pandemic.