Regional Resources
Our Regional Resource pages contain information on ongoing coverage in a specific area in one of our coverage topics. These pages do not have publication dates because they will be updated often.

Do you have any local questions about COVID-19? Contact Elliott Robinson at erobinson@cvilletomorrow.org, Billy Jean Louis at bjeanlouis@cvilletomorrow.org and Charlotte Rene Woods at cwoods@cvilletomorrow.org; visit our Facebook page or send us a direct message on Twitter @cvilletomorrow

We will update this page with new developments.

THE LATEST

  • Friday, Sept. 18

    • As of Sept. 18, the University of Virginia has reported 60 new COVID-19 cases. There are 259 active cases and 490 total. The student cases do not include pre-arrival testing.
      • Of the new cases, 58 were students and 2 were faculty, staff and contract employees.
      • Of the active cases, 250 were students and 9 were faculty, staff and contract employees.
      • Of the overall cases, 400 were students and 50 were faculty, staff and contract employees.
      • On Sept. 18, there were 1 new hospitalization. There have been 13 total hospitalizations.
      • 19% of rooms reserved for quarantine and 1% of isolation rooms are occupied. These percentages include international students who by federal law must be in quarantine for 14 days.
      • The university also is reporting an average of 30 hours to complete a COVID-19 lab test.
    • The Thomas Jefferson Health District reported 77 new cases, leading to a cumulative total this year of 3,104 cases. Additionally, there were 181 cumulative hospitalizations and 65 deaths. The health district has a 4.4% seven-day positivity rate.
      • In Albemarle County, there were 1,158 cases, 73 hospitalizations and 20 deaths.
      • In Charlottesville, there were 1,021cases, 29 hospitalizations and 27 deaths.
      • In Fluvanna County, there were 341 cases, 35 hospitalizations and 9 deaths.
      • In Louisa County, there were 278 cases, 30 hospitalizations and 5 deaths.
      • In Greene County, there were 208 cases, 10 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Nelson County, there were 98 cases, 4 hospitalizations and 1 death.
    • The Virginia Department of Health reported 1,242 new COVID-19 cases. The cumulative total this year is at least 138,702 COVID-19 cases. There has been 2,949 deaths.
      • Of the cases in the state, 132,090 have been confirmed and 6,612 were probable.
      • Of the deaths, 2,755 were from confirmed cases and 194 are from probable cases.
      • Of the confirmed and probable cases, 10,520 people have been hospitalized.
        • 10,445 were confirmed cases and 75 were probable.
      • The state has a 6.6% seven-day positivity rate.
  • Thursday, Sept. 17

    • As of Sept. 17, the University of Virginia has reported 430 positive cases since Aug. 17 — 382 of which are students. The remainder are faculty, staff and contract employees. The student cases do not include pre-arrival testing. Today’s spike was due to a data backlog.
      • 18,151 per-arrival tests came back as negative; 65 students tested as positive.
      • On Sept. 16, there were 1 new hospitalization.
      • 15% of rooms reserved for quarantine and 1% of isolation rooms are occupied. These percentages include international students who by federal law must be in quarantine for 14 days.
      • The university also is reporting an average of 29 hours to complete a COVID-19 lab test.
    • The Thomas Jefferson Health District reported 84 new cases, leading to a cumulative total this year of 3,027 cases. Additionally, there were 181 cumulative hospitalizations and 63 deaths. The health district has a 4.8% seven-day positivity rate.
      • In Albemarle County, there were 1,140 cases, 74 hospitalizations and 19 deaths.
      • In Charlottesville, there were 922 cases, 28 hospitalizations and 24 deaths.
      • In Louisa County, there were 272 cases, 39 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Fluvanna County, there were 247 cases, 35 hospitalizations and 9 deaths.
      • In Greene County, there were 207 cases, 10 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Nelson County, there were 92 cases and 4 hospitalizations.
    • The Virginia Department of Health reported 1,101 new COVID-19 cases. The cumulative total this year is at least 136,359 COVID-19 cases. There has been 2,920 deaths.
      • Of the cases in the state, 130,960 have been confirmed and 6,500 were probable.
      • Of the deaths, 2,734 were from confirmed cases and 186 are from probable cases.
      • Of the confirmed and probable cases, 10,464 people have been hospitalized.
        • 10,393 were confirmed cases and 71 were probable.
      • The state has a 6.7% seven-day positivity rate.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 16

    • As of Sept. 16, the University of Virginia has reported 378 positive cases since Aug. 17 — 330 of which are students. The remainder are faculty, staff and contract employees. The student cases do not include pre-arrival testing.
      • Out of 18,151 per-arrival tests, 65 students tested as positive.
      • On Sept. 15, there were 1 new hospitalization.
      • 11% of rooms reserved for quarantine and 1% of isolation rooms are occupied. These percentages include international students who by federal law must be in quarantine for 14 days.
      • The university also is reporting an average of 25 hours to complete a COVID-19 lab test.
    • The Thomas Jefferson Health District reported a cumulative total this year of 2,943 cases, 180 hospitalizations and 62 deaths. The health district has a 5.1% seven-day positivity rate.
      • In Albemarle County, there were 1,145 cases, 73 hospitalizations and 19 deaths.
      • In Charlottesville, there were 935 cases, 29 hospitalizations and 26 deaths.
      • In Fluvanna County, there were 288 cases, 35 hospitalizations and 9 deaths.
      • In Louisa County, there were 273 cases, 29 hospitalizations and 4 deaths.
      • In Greene County, there were 207 cases, 10 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Nelson County, there were 95 cases, 4 hospitalizations and 1 death.
    • The Virginia Department of Health reported a cumulative total this year of at least 136,359 COVID-19 cases and 2,884 deaths.
      • Of the cases in the state, 129,963 have been confirmed and 6,396 were probable.
      • Of the deaths, 2,711 were from confirmed cases and 173 are from probable cases.
      • Of the confirmed and probable cases, 10,389 people have been hospitalized.
        • 10,318 were confirmed cases and 71 were probable.
      • The state has a 6.9% seven-day positivity rate.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 15

    • As of Sept. 15, the University of Virginia has reported 373 positive cases since Aug. 17 — 325 of which are students. The student cases do not include pre-arrival testing.
      • Out of 18,151 per-arrival tests, 65 students tested as positive.
      • On Sept. 14, there were no new new hospitalizations.
      • 11% of rooms reserved for quarantine and 1% of isolation rooms are occupied. These percentages include international students who by federal law must be in quarantine for 14 days.
      • The university also is reporting an average of 25 hours to complete a COVID-19 lab test.
    • The Thomas Jefferson Health District reported a cumulative total this year of 2,883 cases, 180 hospitalizations and 61 deaths. The health district has a 5.3% seven-day positivity rate.
      • In Albemarle County, there were 1,140 cases, 73 hospitalizations and 19 deaths.
      • In Charlottesville, there were 923 cases, 29 hospitalizations and 25 deaths.
      • In Louisa County, there were 273 cases, 29 hospitalizations and 4 deaths.
      • In Fluvanna County, there were 247 cases, 35 hospitalizations and 9 deaths.
      • In Greene County, there were 207 cases, 10 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Nelson County, there were 93 cases, 4 hospitalizations and 1 death.
    • The Virginia Department of Health reported a cumulative total this year of at least 135,514 COVID-19 cases and 2,839 deaths.
      • Of the cases in the state, 129,259 have been confirmed and 6,255 were probable.
      • Of the deaths, 2,691 were from confirmed cases and 148 are from probable cases.
      • Of the confirmed and probable cases, 10,337 people have been hospitalized.
        • 10,267 were confirmed cases and 70 were probable.
      • The state has a 7.1% seven-day positivity rate.
  • Monday, Sept. 14

    • As of Sept. 14, the University of Virginia has reported 369 positive cases since Aug. 17 — 321 of which are students. The student cases do not include pre-arrival testing.
      • Out of 18,151 per-arrival tests, 65 students tested as positive.
      • On Sept. 13, it reported 3 new hospitalizations.
      • 8% of rooms reserved for quarantine and 1% of isolation rooms are occupied. These percentages include international students who by federal law must be in quarantine for 14 days.
      • The university also is reporting an average of 23 hours to complete a COVID-19 lab test.
    • The Thomas Jefferson Health District reported a cumulative total this year of 2,880 cases, 180 hospitalizations and 58 deaths. The health district has a 5.3% seven-day positivity rate.
      • In Albemarle County, there were 1,140 cases, 74 hospitalizations and 19 deaths.
      • In Charlottesville, there were 922 cases, 28 hospitalizations and 24 deaths.
      • In Louisa County, there were 272 cases, 29 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Fluvanna County, there were 247 cases, 35 hospitalizations and 9 deaths.
      • In Greene County, there were 207 cases, 10 hospitalizations and 3 deaths.
      • In Nelson County, there were 92 cases and 4 hospitalizations.
      • Of the cases in the Health District, in the district’s new racial breakdown,
        • 51% were women and 48% were men and 0.1% did not have a gender reported.
        • 44.1% were white, 23.1% were Latino, 16.7% were Black, 7.8% did not have a race reported, 5% were reported as other, 1.9% were Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% were reported as being of two or more races and 0.1% were Native American.
      • Of hospitalizations in the district,
        • 50.6% were women and 49.% were men.
        • 42.8% were white, 37.8 were Black, 16.7% were Latino, 1.7 % were reported as other, 0.6% were reported as being of two or more races and 0.6% did not have a race reported.
      • Of deaths in the district,
        • 53.4% were women and 46.6% were men.
        • 67.24% were white, 24.14% were Black, 5.17% were Latino, 1.72% were Asian or Pacific Islander and 1.72% were reported as other.
    • The Virginia Department of Health reported a cumulative total this year of at least 134,571 COVID-19 cases and 2,743 deaths.
      • Of the cases in the state, 128,400 have been confirmed and 6,171 were probable.
      • Of the deaths, 2,607 were from confirmed cases and 136 are from probable cases.
      • Of the confirmed and probable cases, 10,293 people have been hospitalized.
        • 10,223 were confirmed cases and 70 were probable.
      • The state has a 7.2% seven-day positivity rate.
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How to help and get help

Thomas Jefferson Health District hotline: (434) 972-6261 (Currently staffed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

Virginia Department of Health hotline: 877-275-8343

University of Virginia call center domestic: 877-685-4836 international: (202) 800-2408

This is an list of links to ways people can help by donating money or volunteering their time and service or get the help they need. If you have a resource you think we should add to our lists or bring special attention to, please e-mail Elliott at the address listed above.

If you have anything to add, contact Elliott Robinson at erobinson@cvilletomorrow.org, Billy Jean Louis at bjeanlouis@cvilletomorrow.org and Charlotte Rene Woods at cwoods@cvilletomorrow.org; visit our Facebook page or send us a direct message on Twitter @cvilletomorrow