The COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States is evolving rapidly as more becomes known about the virus, how it is spread, and how it effects people. For the most accurate and timely information, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention websiteWisconsin Department of Health’s website or monitor their social media channels. This page is being kept up-to-date as regularly as possible.

If you are looking for guidance about how to respond as a school administrator, non-profit or faith-based organization staff member, business owner, or event planner, the CDC has provided detailed information for different sectors here.  

  If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately.  

City Operational Changes CLICK HERE

County Operational Changes  CLICK HERE

Donations and Volunteer Opportunities CLICK HERE


BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF DOOR COUNTYWe've unlocked the doors and opened up the reception area from 8 am to 6 pm. Face masks are required. We also ask that you follow social distancing guidelines.

Please feel free to stop in to get a membership form. You can also turn in all that paperwork and pay membership fees in-person. However, please know . . . if you have specific questions about programming, it is best to "pop in" after work from 4 to 6 pm, which is when more program staff will be available to talk with you.
Programming will begin on September 14th and this year we are starting the school year 100% virtual online!

NORTHERN DOOR CHILDREN’S CENTER  Northern Door Children’s Center will remain open for the foreseeable future.  As more positive cases are identified in our community, the Children’s Center will only close again if it is determined that there has been a case of COVID-19 virus having close contact directly with the Center.  We will then follow directives from health and regulatory agencies for re-opening procedures, and reopen at the discretion of the NDCC Board of Directors.


CROSSROADS AT BIG CREEK  - CROSSROADS HAS WiFi ! Provided people practice social distancing, they are welcome to use the Collins Learning Center Porch, Bird and Butterfly Garden or the parking lot for Internet access. password: Crossroads Guest.  All trails are open and, as always, free of charge.

DOOR COMMUNITY AUDITORIUM –shows rescheduled to 2021.  Check website for updates.

DOOR COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION - Meeting rooms remain OPEN for ESSENTIAL meetings related to important community services. This includes meetings of any charity, governmental agency, or community coalition whose service must continue to be delivered during this health crisis. The kitchen facility is closed. There will be absolutely no access to refrigerators or coffee makers.  No food or drink may be brought into our meeting rooms.

DOOR COUNTY JUSTICE CENTERS - All Justice Center offices will reduce public access to Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 1:00-3:00pm. All offices are available by telephone Monday through Friday. 8:00am-4:30pm.

DOOR COUNTY LAND TRUST - Land Trust nature preserves are free and open to the public!

DOOR COUNTY LIBRARYAs part of Phase 1 of the gradual expansion of library service, Pickup Service begins the week of June 1, 2020 at Baileys Harbor, Egg Harbor, Ephraim, Fish Creek, Forestville, Sister Bay/Liberty Grove and Washington Island libraries, and continues at the Sturgeon Bay branch.

There are no interlibrary loans at this time, but patrons must call individual branches to request items from an individual library’s collection, which then will be scheduled for pickup. Ordering hours and return times vary across branches. Buildings remain closed to the public, and social distancing is stressed when coming to the libraries to pickup or return items. 

* All returned items will be quarantined for at least 72 hours before returning them to their collections. Items may not be off your account because of this policy.

DOOR COUNTY \ WISCONSIN PARKS SYSTEM - Most Wisconsin State Parks are still open. Please check the DNR website at for the latest information as conditions may change.

DOOR COUNTY YMCA - Facilities opening June 1 to members with limited services. Playground and fitness equipment closed.  Please utilize and enjoy the Peterson Park walking track.

KRESS CENTER, EGG HARBOR - Closed unitl further notice. Contact Jess Reinke for more inforamtion: 

PENINSULA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH STATION / GARDEN DOOR - Closed to public until further notice.


AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER - All activities, exercise classes and events are postponed until further notice.  The following services will be provided over the phone to minimize potential exposure of our consumers: information and assistance services, youth-to-adult transitions, long term care options and benefit counseling. If a face-to-face appointment is needed, we will coordinate this on a case-by-case basis.


BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS - In-person match meetings and REACH activities are suspended for the time being.  Enrollments and interviews can be done via Skype or FaceTime, if all parties involved have the capabilities.

DOOR COUNTY CRADLE TO CAREERProviding services for families with young children through phone visits: 920-323-7262. Info at

THE DOOR COUNTY EMERGENCY SUPPORT COALITION - ***AVAILABLE COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES*** Formed to help residents and visitors connect those in need with those who can help. Community volunteers are here to provide NON-EMERGENCY support for those in the greater Door County area practicing social distancing, are in isolation, or are under quarantine and assisting them in making contacts and connections. Services we are currently offering include, but are not limited to: food and medication delivery, answering general and NON-EMERGENCY health questions, providing emotional support. TO REQUEST NON-EMERGENT ASSISTANCE WITH SERVICES OR HAVE QUESTIONS, please call the following number or click the link below: (920) 421-9111 (the Washington Island community should call: (920) 535-0911)

DOOR COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - In response to the Governor’s Safer at Home order, most Door County Department of Health and Human Services employees are now working remotely.  Our building is closed to the public except for a very small number of pre-scheduled appointments.  All essential services of our department continue to operate, with most services being provided via phone or telehealth.  Individuals can continue to contact our office at 920-746-7155 during regular business hours. Please see additional listing under Mental Health / Recovery & Support Services.

DOOR COUNTY YMCA – Facilities opening to members only June 1 with limited services and all classes are cancelled until further notice.

FAMILY SERVICES \ HEALTHY FAMILIES - Providing services through phone or tele-visits. Delivering necessary baby items to families. SELF is operating the same.

MONEY MANAGEMENT COUNSELORS / FISC - We have temporarily suspended all in-person counseling sessions. Check out our new Corvid-19 financial resource page on our website, and know that we are implementing appointments via phone conferencing as well as videoconferencing appointments. To make an appointment call 920-743-1862.

4-H CLUBS - Due to the possibility and risk of infection, we are requiring our volunteer clubs and associations, 4-H, Human Development & Relationships, and Agriculture programs and seminars, to cancel or postpone upcoming events between now and April 10.  Please follow us on Facebook for project ideas during Safer at Home.

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS - If you haven't done so already, please complete your 2020 Census.

LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF DOOR COUNTY INC -  Providing access to the legal system for low-income families and individuals.

RAIBROOK FOUNDATION INC - Dedicated to continuing the philosophy of our founder by providing support and assistance to local nonprofit organizations that strive to improve the communities we serve.

SUNSHINE HOUSE - Accepting donations during business hours.

UNITED WAY – Our building (i.e., Associated Bank) is closed to the public.  For questions or concern please call 920-746-9645 or email You can call United Way’s 2-1-1 helpline 24/7 with questions or concerns about COVID-19. 

VOLUNTEER CENTER OF DOOR COUNTY - Door County Fire Chiefs need you for the NON-EMERGENT needs of the entire community during the COVID-19 outbreak. These are Non-Contact volunteer positions like call takers, drivers, shoppers, follow-up calls, healthcare professionals to take calls, skilled trade experts/subject matter experts (veterinarians, electricians, plumbers, etc.) for guidance, and people who are fluent in other languages.

WE ARE HOPE INC - Closed to the public. Unemployment: job searches/activities are now waived. Workshops are CANCELLED until further notice

Due to heightened concerns regarding the health and safety of customers and staff, DMV is temporarily suspending road testing to assess the safest way to offer this service. All road test appointments scheduled starting March 18th are canceled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.  DMV in person service will be limited.  All driver licenses scheduled to expire during this public health emergency are extended 60 days.  For more information on services please visit the DMV website:


HELP OF DOOR COUNTY INC - Closed to the public.  All support/FYRE groups are cancelled. ­Visitation and Exchange program will be limited to scheduled exchanges. 24/7 Hotline: 1-800-91-HELP-1 (1-800-91-4357-1)

SEXUAL ASSAULT CENTER OF DOOR COUNTY - Closed to outside community and customer foot traffic, including walk-in traffic. The Crisis Center and Sexual Assault Center hotlines remain open and will continue to provide 24/7 services. 920.746.8996.


In an effort to provide a coordinated philanthropic response to the current COVID-19 health crisis, the Door County Community Foundation and the United Way of Door County have activated the Door County Emergency Response Fund.


AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER - Congregate meals at all meal site locations will now be provided on a carryout basis only. We also have frozen meals that are available for you to pick up and take home if you need additional meals during this time. Please ask about our frozen meal options when calling to reserve your carryout meal.

BAYVIEW LUTHERAN CHURCH - Blessing box is well stocked! Maple Street.

CORPUS CHRISTI CATHOLIC PARISH - Blessing box is well stocked! Maple Street.

DOOR COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITYOur Free Little Library is well stocked! We also just put up a Free Little Pantry! If you have some extra non-perishable food, put it in, if you need something, take what you need. We also still have hats, gloves, and scarves courtesy of Just Door County. 

DOOR COUNTY MEALS COOPERATAIVE  - A cooperative of community organizations dedicated towards providing meals for those in need. FREE.    
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT FOOD SUPPORT PLEASE DIAL 2-1-1. The Door County Food Pantry Coalition is ready to help. Please visit for more information.

DOOR OF LIFE FOOD PANTRY IN SISTER BAY - Open daily, providing free food to locals in need.

FEED AND CLOTHE MY PEOPLE - The Feed My People Food Pantry at 204 North 14th Avenue is continuing operation. People in need of food may call (920) 743-9053 during the hours of operation, which will be Tuesday 10 AM -2 PM and Thursday 1 PM -5 PM.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, SISTER BAY FOOD PANTRY - 9:00am-4:00pm Good idea to bring your own bags/boxes.

HOT TAMALES {AFTER HOURS} - Between the hours of seven and eight pm will have food for the needy.  if you show up I will feed you either the special from the day before or a couple pancakes and an egg - will not be a menu item but I'll make sure you have some warm food in your belly. If you know anybody please share please let them know that between 7 and 8 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday during this time of need I will have something for them to eat!

JAK’S PLACE - Tuesday Night Dinner is "Take-Out" onlyplease call for reservations.Cash Donations are accepted.*** We will bring the food to your vehicle when you arrive. No one is allowed inside. Please call by 5pm Monday for reservations. 

LAKESHORE CAP FOOD PANTRY - The Door County Food Pantry remains open. Hours of operation are Tuesdays and Thursdays 11-4pm. If you need of food and reside in Door County, we are happy to serve you.

LOAVES AND FISHES OF DOOR COUNTY - Community meals scheduled have been cancelled until further notice.  We will resume on the status of DHHS guidelines..

MEALS ON WHEELS - Will continue as before and as a preventative measure, we are conducting daily health pre-screens for staff and volunteers who will deliver your meals. We also have frozen meals that are available for you upon request if you need additional meals during this time. Please call (920)746-2372 to learn more about our frozen meal options

PRINCE OF PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH BLESSING BOX at 1756 Michigan ST.  Blessing Box is stocked with non-perishables. Specifically, it is under the awning on the small parking lot side, accessible from Michigan Street. The plan is to restock on Tuesdays and Thursdays, but we’ll see what the need is and go from there.

St. PETERS LUTHERAN CHURCH - Blessing box is well stocked! Maple Street.

STURGEON BAY MORAVIAN CHURCH BLESSING BOX - 323 S 5th Ave. The box is full. A new item has been added. There are now face masks being made by our volunteers! They disappear pretty quickly but don’t worry we are making more.

VILLAGE OF FORESTVILLE - Delivering "care packages" that include food, toiletries and cleaning supplies for people highly at risk for COVID-19 or who are self-quarantining in the village and surrounding rural areas. They are seeking donations due to grocery store shortages.

WELSING'S FOODLAND IN VALMY - Free library cupboard stocked with nonperishable food items. 


Under the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services is able to give households eligible for FoodShare benefits the maximum monthly benefit amount. As a result, over 215,000 FoodShare households will be getting additional FoodShare benefits for March and April.

          Click here for more information.


Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Covid-19 - click here 

US Dept of Justice Covid-19 - click here


Door County’s residents will have free access to the Internet during the COVID-19 outbreak.  County Facilities, Libraries and Sawyer Park in Sturgeon Bay will provide outside parking lot access.  See Map Here


AURORA CLINIC - (920) 746-7200

BELLIN CLINIC - (920) 743-0255

DOOR COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER – No visitors at this time. Call with any COVID-19 related question or to be screened for testing.  Call  920-746-3700

DOOR COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER - Watch Facebook live Mondays at 6 pm for COVID-19 updates with Dr. Heise and Susan Powers, Door County Public Health Nurse

DOOR COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER DENTAL CLINIC – Temporarily closed. Dr. Allen will be on-call for urgent care or to help triage dental emergencies.

NEIGHBOR TO NEIGHBOR: VOLUNTEER CARE GIVERS - No peer companion or respite visits until further notice.  Phone visits are possible.  Medical equipment will be distributed, as long as volunteers are willing and available. Clients who call the office to schedule medical equipment facility visits are being asked to maintain a distance of 6 ft while at the equipment facility.

PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION DISCOUNT HELP FamilyWize Prescription Drug Discount Card. Get your FREE CARD by clicking  HERE  and join hundreds of Door County residents who are saving money every month on their prescriptions.

WASHINGTON ISLAND COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAM - Due to concerns of the Corona Virus, Open Office Hours are postponed. Please call us at (920)-847-2108 and we will answer any questions you may have and help you with services needed! Thank you for your help during this time.


115 CLUB - Building closed until further notice. If you need to speak with someone and don’t have a sponsor, private message the 115 Club we will find someone to call you back.

DOOR COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  As the number of COVID-19 cases increases in the U.S. and in Wisconsin, so does the level of emotional distress and anxiety. People are concerned that they or a loved one could become ill. At the same time, many are facing financial uncertainty as jobs are lost or hours reduced in an effort to prevent the spread. It is normal to feel anxious, confused, and overwhelmed during this time. If you or someone you love is struggling, please know that Door County DHHS has services that can help.

  • Supportive Contacts Door County Health and Human Services is available for supportive phone contacts with those residents who may need more support than family or friends can provide, but who may not need ongoing therapy services. Residents can access this by calling our main phone line, 920-746-7155 and indicate they are calling for the “support line”. A case manager will take the person’s number and have a professional reach out to provide support within 24 hours(usually the same business day). Support Line services are available during office hours, Monday -Friday 8:00 -4:30.
  • Ongoing Counseling and/or Case Management Our providers continue to provide mental health and substance use counseling services and case management support to children, adults, and families during this period of partial shutdown. Most services are offered via phone or secure video chat platforms. To request an intake for ongoing behavioral health services, call 920-746-7155 during business hours. If you or someone you know is experiencing significant distress or having thoughts of suicide, please call the Door County Suicide/Mental Health Crisis Hotline at 920-746-2588. In case of emergency, call 911.

DOOR COUNTY EMERGNECY SUPPORT COALITION EMOTIONAL SUPPORT HELPLINE The Mental and Emotional Support Helpline (MESH) (comprised of volunteers with experience in human services, counseling or social work to reach out to those who request NON-EMERGENCY assistance for mental health or emotional support.) at DCESC is offered to reach out to callers experiencing anxiety, loneliness, isolation, fear, grief, and other emotional responses to the COVID-19 crisis.   MESH volunteers are available most days from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 pm to reach out to those callers to offer compassion and care for COVID stressors and help individuals feel more connected  and explore additional resources. Please volunteer or request mental and emotional support for COVID-19 and other available resources by contacting DCESC at  or calling 920-421-9111 for Northern Door or 920-746-6927 for Central and Southern Door.

JAK’S PLACEAll in-person group programs are temporarily suspended, programs are offered online, except our food programs which are take-out only. Staff are available via phone to provide support 920-818-0525. Please email or for more information. Tai-chi and drumming can be done via Facebook Live and dinner/ lunch will be take-out, drive-through style.  Please check our Facebook Live for any updates or send your messages to JAK’s Place on Facebook.

  • Daily Check-in 1pm (Mon-Thur) Meeting ID 991-561-679
  • Youth Group with Simon Rabas Tues. 5 pm
  • Adults Coping with Anxiety & Depression with Lisa Barnaby. ]Thursdays at 6pm-7pm at JAK's Place Fireside (outside).
  • Friday Fireside w/ Seth 1pm Meeting ID 837-083-894
  • Please reach out for other groups that are private (Ex. Writing Group)
  • We are happy to announce a new AODA support group at JAK's Place.
  • Every Monday at 4pm-5:30pm, starting July 27th. Groups are held only outside, weather permitting.
  • Please reach out with any questions.

PFLAG - PFLAG is the first and largest organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people, their parents and families, and allies.  (920) 421-8814

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255.  Crisis text line: text hopeline to 741741    

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people and communities. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Everyone reacts differently to stressful
situations. Visit this 
CDC page to learn more about things you can do to support yourself and your loved ones. If you need to talk to someone, these resources are confidential and available for free 24/7:


FAMILYWIZE PRESCRIPTION DRUG DISCOUNT CARD. Get your FREE CARD by clicking  HERE  and join hundreds of Door County residents who are saving money every month on their prescriptions.


DOOR COUNTY PIGGLY WIGGLY - Sister Bay. Beginning on March 22nd, the hours from 9:00am-11:00am on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday will be dedicated to senior citizen shopping. We ask that if you are below the age of 60, try to refrain from shopping during those times to ensure the health and safety of the elder population in our community. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding! Open Sunday 7 am - 4 pm, Mon - Sat. 7 am - 7 pm (920) 854-2391

PICK N SAVE STURGEON BAY - New hours until further notice 6 am - 9 pm.  All hours open to general public. (920) 743-8830

TADYCH'S ECONOFOODS - Open 24 hours.  Senior Citizens Day Wednesday, we encourage seniors to shop from 7-10 am when shelves are stock and it is least busy in our store. (920) 743-8896

TARGET OF STURGEON BAY - Open 8 am - 9 pm.  Wednesdays 8-9 am shopping hours for Seniors Citizens and those with disabilities.  (920) 743-5775

SISTER BAY PIGGLY WIGGLY - Partnered with Door County Fire Chiefs for on-line / phone in shopping program. The program works by sending your orders on-line or by calling the Pig to place your order.  Orders will be prepared for pick-up or delivery, Monday - Friday.  This program is available to senior, disabled or immunosuppressed customers.  Send on-line order to or call (920) 854-2391.  Please include as much product information as possible as well as your name, address, phone number and your choice of pick-up or delivery.

WAL-MART OF STURGEON BAY - Our store will be open 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. until further notice. We’ll also host an hour-long senior shopping event every Tuesday, starting March 24 from 7-8 a.m. More information:

      What you need to know about payments     

Although evictions and utility shut-offs cannot happen at this time, please remember you are responsible for paying these, ideally when you receive your stimulus check. We encourage you to be proactive in contacting and communicating with landlords, banks and utility companies.

The following services are available for essential purposes only such as medical, food, pharmacy, work. Rides are provided on an individual basis and riders are asked to ride in the back seat to allow distance between driver and rider.

ADRC BUS/VAN SERVICE - Due to COVID-19, ridership for the ADRC bus/van service and Door 2 Door Rides (D2D) has declined significantly. With the extension of Governor Evers Safer-At-Home Order, a difficult decision to reduce service was made. With this said, the ADRC bus/van service will be suspended from April 27, 2020 to May 26, 2020. Any rides that are requested from the ADRC bus/van service will be referred to D2D.

CHOICE MOBILITY - (wheelchair accessible) (920) 493-3522 - 24/7 service

DOOR COUNTY CAB / 1 AWESOME CAB - (920) 818-1124 / (920) 371-7808 – 24/7 service

DOOR-TRAN - Door Tran continues to operate the both the Veteran and County-Wide volunteer programs, as needed. This would be for medically necessary appointments and whether we have a volunteer available for that day/time. In an effort to keep our volunteers and seniors safe, whenever possible, we will refer to the Door County Emergency Response group for grocery pickup/delivery. Some folks may not be aware of that option. The office staff are available Monday-Friday from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, (920) 743-9999 or (877) 330-6333.

DOOR 2 DOOR RIDES - Door 2 Door Rides continues to operate on it's normal schedule, which is Monday through Sunday in many areas of the County. Go to to see the service schedules, zones, and fares. To schedule a ride call 920/746-6948.


STURGEON BAY UTILITIES - Sturgeon Bay Utilities will close its lobby to the public effective Tuesday, March 17th until further notice. Customers can continue to pay their bills by check using the US mail or the drop boxes located at City Hall or SBU’s office. Local banks also continue to accept utility payments. Customers are encouraged to use automated bill payment methods such as ACH or to pay their bill online using MyAccount.

WPS – In person bill payment available at Pick N Save, please phone ahead.

Although evictions and utility shut-offs cannot happen at this time, please remember you are responsible for paying these, ideally when you receive your stimulus check. We encourage you to be proactive in contacting and communicating with landlords, banks and utility companies.


While face-to-face and walk-in services have been suspended, all locations will continue to provide services online and via telephone.  For more information

  • Face-to-face meetings will occur only when necessary.
  • All other intakes and case management check-ins will occur by phone.?
  • Veterans in need should contact their local outreach and recovery coordinator.


If you are laid off due to COVID19 you can apply for Unemployment and as long as you meet their general eligibility criteria you can get unemployment and the work search will be waived.

Click  here  for more information.

Click  here  to apply. 

The following links may also be helpful answering your COVID 19 questions....

Wisconsin Department of Health News Releases and Announcements  CLICK HERE

Wisconsin Public and Charter Schools Information: Find information on school meal sites for Door County School Districts, free meal resources for students across Door County, and a link to all Wisconsin school districts and individual public and charter school websites. CLICK HERE

Miscellaneous Wisconsin Statewide COVID-19 Information, Materials, and Resources: More information on Governor Evers Executive Orders,  Unemployment benefits, utilities and telecommunications, how to talk to your kids.  CLICK HERE