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

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.

CVS Minute Clinic
CVS Health rapid testing site in the parking lot of the Lowell Showcase Cinema. The site is drive-through only, and produces on-the-spot results for patients in approximately 15 minutes. The site is open 9am-5pm Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm on Saturday and 10am-3pm on Sunday. Symptomatic individuals seeking a test are required to pre-register. 

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.  

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


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

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

CDC Stress and Coping Suggestions

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

Lowell House

Massachusetts Government Maintaining Emotional Health & Well-Being

Network of Care

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

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 05/19/2020