COVID-19 Resources

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of everyone.  The links on this page provide important information to help you cope with the effects of COVID19, and recover from it.  Check back often, as we update this page daily.

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COVID-19 resources for local governments includng funding, planning and warnings about Coronavirus scams.

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Resources for health, food, unemployment, childcare and more for the general public amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A variety of COVID-19 resources useful for businesses, such as  lending and government contracting.

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Further information  about the pandemic and how to respond for local communities, nonprofits and churches.

Deep East Texas

Reported COVID-19 Cases

Updated3 p.m., November 25, 2020

All counts based on information reported by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

*Does not include probable cases.

**May not reside on the Reservation.

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Helpful County Information

Angelina County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 936-630-8500, open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.






Houston County

Call a local ER or personal physician to be advised if and where to report.






Jasper County

Regional COVID-19 call center- 409-550-2536, open 24 hours.






Nacogdoches County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 936-468-4787, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.






Newton County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 409-550-2536, open 24 hours.






Polk County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 936-630-8500, open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.






Sabine County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 409-550-2536, open 24 hours.






San Augustine County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 936-630-8500, open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.






San Jacinto County

San Jacinto Houston-based call center – 832-393-4220, or call 936-647-2777 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday or 936-327-9944 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.






Shelby County

Regional COVID-10 call center- 936-468-4787, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.






Trinity County

Trinity 2-1-1 – 1-866-310-9618, open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or call Trinity Clinic at 936-744-1400 or Groveton Clinic at 936-642-0841.






Tyler County

Regional COVID-19 call center- 409-550-2536, open 24 hours.






Upcoming COVID-19 Testing in Deep East Texas

December 3, 2020

  • San Augustine County Fairgrounds

    • 1109 Oaklawn, San Augustine, TX​, 75972

    • 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

December 4, 2020

  • Lufkin Convention Center

    • 601 N. 2nd Street, Lufkin, TX, 75901

    • 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Test Tubes

Deep East Texas Positive Cases Over Time

Updated Nov. 20, 2020

Numbers based on latest Texas DSHS updates.  Reflects total cases, not active cases.  

Contact Us

1405 Kurth Drive, Lufkin, TX 75904-1929

info@detcog.gov  |  Tel: 936-634-2247

 

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