Health Resources

World Health Organization (WHO) 
You can view this website in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
You can view this website in Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Spanish

Commonwealth of Massachusetts COVID-19 Updates and Information
Printable facts sheets in multiple languages at

Lowell Department of Public Health
Information in Khmer -

Lowell General Hospital 

Lowell Community Health Center 
If you do not have a physician, you may contact the Lowell Community Health Center for a referral.

COVID-19 Symptoms

ASL Video Resources regarding COVID-19 

Please contact the Lowell Health Department for questions related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) at 978-674-4010. 
Please leave a detailed message regarding your concern if your call is not answered immediately. 

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing Sites in MA 
If you believe you may need a COVID-19 test, first contact your health care provider. You need a referral and may need to undergo an additional eligibility screen before you can be tested.

Circle Health Urgent Care
Billerica - 978-323-2850
Dracut - 978-459-2273
Tewksbury - 978-323-5945
Westford - 978-323-0302
COVID-19 testing is available at all Urgent Care locations by appointment.  

CVS Minute Clinic - Drive-Up Coronavirus Test at 4 Broadway Road, Dracut, MA
Please note that the CVS Health rapid testing site in the parking lot of the Lowell Showcase Cinema has closed as of June 27, 2020. The drive-up test at 4 Broadway Road in Dracut is by appointment only. Please use the link above to see available times. MinuteClinic performs a PCR test, which tests for active infections only. They do not administer antibody tests, which indicate whether the patient has been infected in the past.  

Lowell Community Health Center 
Testing is now available by appointment only Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Testing is drive-up or walk-up. Contact 978-937-9700 to make an appointment.  

Stop the Spread Mobile Testing (Site will move each week)
This is a partnership between the Lowell Health Department, Lowell Community Health Center and Trinity EMS
July 20 - 24 at Lowell Health Department Parking Lot - 341 Pine St.
July 27 - 31 at Coalition for a Better Acre near 517 Moody St.
August 3 - 7 at Robinson Middle School - 110 June St.
August 10 - 14 at Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association - 465 School St.
Testing Hours
Monday & Tuesday, 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
To pre-register call 978-937-9700 (between 8:30 am & 5:00 pm)

Resource List for all Massachusetts Testing Sites as of May 13, 2020 

Stop the Spread Testing Initiative - July 10 - August 14
Open to anyone. You don’t need to have symptoms and there is no cost. 

Testing locations for Stop the Spread:
Tuesday & Thursday 9 am - 1 pm - Lowell Community Health, 161 Jackson St., Lowell
Call 978-937-9700 to make an appointment. English, Spanish and other languages via interpreter services available.

Monday - Friday 12 pm - 4 pm - Life Connection Center, 192 Appleton St.
Call 978-997-0588 to make an appointment.


In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, an extended enrollment period for health insurance is available through May 25, 2020, for qualified Massachusetts residents who are uninsured.

1-800-841-2900 - TTY: (800) 497-4648
COVID-19 and MassHealth -
Massachusetts Health Connector - 

Mental Health, Emotional Health and Well-Being Resources

AA Central Service of Eastern Mass - Virtual AA Meeting Listing 

Beth Israel Lahey Behavioral Health Emergency Psychiatric Care & Mobile Crisis Team
978-455-3397 or 800-830-5177

Center for Hope and Healing 
24-hour hotline 800-542-5212

CDC Stress and Coping Suggestions

Civil Legal Aid for Victims of Crime
978-458-1465 (Northeast Legal Aid)
Provide legal assistance for those who are victims or survivors of crime, including housing, family law, immigration, consumer law, health & public benefits, disability law, education, employment issues, and elder law. 

Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor - Free 24/7 support at your fingertips. 

Department of Mental Health

Lowell House

Massachusetts Government Maintaining Emotional Health & Well-Being

NAMI Massachusetts

Network of Care

Recovery Cafe Peer Support Groups 
Rich (978-735-3734) or Jaime (978-770-8919)

Renaissance Club

What to Do if You or Someone You Know is Sick

CDC Suggestions in English

CDC Suggestions in Spanish

CDC Suggestion in Chinese

National Institutes of Health COVID-19 Suggestions

CDC Guidance for Large or Extended Families Living in the Same Household

Nursing Home Resources Related to COVID-19
Nursing Home Family Resource Line 617-660-5399

If you have any questions about this resource guide, please contact the Pollard Memorial Library Reference Department for more information at 978-674-4121 or email

Edition 07/20/2020