The NVHD office and WIC office are currently closed to the public and walk-ins. Please call 203-881-3255 x0 to make an appointment.

For information regarding coronavirus COVID-19, visit or call 2-1-1.

For information regarding Phase 1 Reopening, visit

Reopening the Valley

Please note all businesses subject to these guidelines are required to self-certify with the State of Connecticut prior to Phase 1 opening on May 20th. The certification system can be accessed at

This page will be updated as information is released or updated by the State of CT. Rules pertaining to outdoor recreation, museums and zoos, offices, retail and malls can be found at

Click here to access the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development webpage for Sector Rules for Reopening.

Click here to read Executive Order 7PP

Restaurants (Outdoor Only)

In Phase 1, restaurants can open outdoor at up to 50% capacity, no bars.

Hair Salons and Barbershops

(DELAYED) When permitted to open, hair salons & barbershops will open at 50% capacity by appointment only, with waiting rooms closed. Services offered will be restricted to hairdressing and eyebrows, nothing that would require removal of a facemask (e.g., beard trimming, lip waxing, etc.). Blow drying only when necessary.