Some people with COVID-19 don’t exhibit symptoms. These seemingly healthy individuals can spread the virus without even knowing they have it. To protect yourself and others, it is recommended everyone, including children over the age of 2, wear a face mask in public settings where social distancing measures are difficult to maintain, like at the grocery store and hair salon. But did you know there’s a proper way to wear a mask? Wearing a mask correctly can prevent the virus from spreading through respiratory droplets. Follow these important tips and recommendations for additional information on masks.
Steps to Proper Masking
Resources to Keep Yourself and Others Safe
Download convenient guides for your home or to share with family and friends. Topics are designed to keep you safe and healthy, including proper masking, handwashing tips, self-screening checklists and more. Available in English and Spanish.
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