Town of Dover now offering additional services to assist residents during unprecedented pandemic

Dover, VT- March 18, 2020-- Dover, Vermont, residents facing continued challenges with the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) are invited to seek town-facilitated assistance during these unprecedented times.

Starting today, those self-quarantined or identifying as part of a vulnerable population have more access to help through the Town of Dover. Town residents are now able to request assistance with everything from mail delivery, basic errands, medication pickup, food deliveries, and more, as COVID-19 continues to impact the flow of daily life in Southern Vermont and beyond.

Residents who wish to access these services can call 802-464-5100 extension 2 to speak with a representative from the Town of Dover and discuss their needs and how they can best be met. These phone lines will be monitored Monday-Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., with an option to leave a message outside of these hours. Please do not call 9-1-1 to access these services.

If you have questions about COVID-19, dial 2-1-1. If you have trouble reaching 2-1-1, dial 1-866-652-4636. If you are sick or concerned about your health, please contact your health care provider by phone. Please do not call 9-1-1 or go to a hospital emergency room if you are feeling sick unless you have a life-threatening emergency.

For more information on COVID-19 and cases, testing, and treatment options in Southern Vermont please visit:

During this time, the Town of Dover plans to maintain all essential services, while taking precautions against the spread of COVID-19, in keeping with guidance from local, state, and federal departments. Town Services can be accessed by calling (802) 464-5100. During this time, residents are asked not to come in-person to the offices of the Town of Dover, as most issues and requests can be handled over the phone.

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