Kitsap County COVID-19 Resources and Information

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Stay informed with the latest updated COVID-19 information and resources from the Kitsap Public Health District here.

COVID-19 Vaccination Resources

  • Learn more about vaccine distribution plans, including eligibility phases, at and find answers to frequently asked questions. A vaccine information sheet is available here. Learn more about vaccine safety with this information sheet from the Washington State Department of Health here.
  • The Kitsap Public Health District vaccine webpage at includes the latest information on local vaccine distribution, clinics and locations of vaccine providers. Sign up for vaccine updates from Kitsap Public Health here

  • The Washington State Department of Health's Vaccine Locator can help you find COVID-19 vaccination sites near you. Everyone age 16 and over will be eligible for the vaccine April 15.

  • The City of Bainbridge Island has a vaccine webpage here.

  • Kitsap Public Health and the Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center created a question-and-answer article to provide information related to COVID-19 vaccine and availability. Read more here

  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also offers detailed information about the COVID-19 vaccination here.

Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery

Gov. Jay Inslee announced "Healthy Washington—Roadmap to Recovery," a COVID-19 phased, regional recovery plan that began Jan, 11, 2021.

All Washington counties are now, as of March 22, in Phase 3 of the recovery plan. For details, click here.

Updated guidance for businesses, workers and activities is available here

Kitsap County community COVID-19 testing sites
en Español          sa Tagalog

The Kitsap Public Health District and Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center, in partnership with various community organizations, offer drive-through community COVID-19 testing sites. These sites provide additional low-barrier testing options with short wait times (typically 3-4 days or 72-96 hours) for receiving test results. 

Testing is available regardless of health insurance status. A medical appointment is not required for testing. Advance registration and an appointment are required.

To download a printable flyer with community testing site information, click here.

Medical volunteers needed for future community-based COVID vaccination operations

Volunteers with medical training are needed for the Kitsap County Medical Reserve Corp to help with future community-based COVID-19 vaccination operations that are in the planning stages now, in support of the Kitsap Public Health District. Medical professionals of all types are encouraged to register, including nurses, medical assistants, dentists and others. Volunteers are also needed in non-medical positions.

For more information, go to

Complete the volunteer application here: Questions? Email

Volunteer opportunity: COVID-19 Quarantine and Isolation Center

Quarantine and isolation center volunteers are critical to the county's COVID-19 response.  Volunteers support guests who are staying at the center because they are not able to safely quarantine or isolate at home. The Q&I Center is located at the beautiful Pilgrim Firs Conference Center near Port Orchard. Volunteers are provided with safety training and personal protective equipment when on site and can choose how often they want to work. Volunteers must be over the age of 18 with full mobility. Take an inside look at the Q&(I center in this YouTube video produced by Bremerton-Kitsap Access Television.

Please click this link to register as a volunteer emergency worker:  Questions? Email

Free Drive-In Wi-Fi Hotspots available

Free high-speed internet hotspots are available throughout Kitsap County to provide internet connections to anyone in need, thanks to Kitsap Public Utility District's Drive-In Wi-Fi. Simply drive or walk to one of the hotspot locations listed below during operating hours 6 a.m.-10 p.m. daily (6 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Crosby Community Club location), look for KITSAP PUBLIC WIFI under your device’s network settings and click to join. No password is required. The sites are configured with basic network filters, to ensure responsible and safe Wi-Fi use.

To view an online map of free Wi-Fi locations in the county, including other sites located at branches of Kitsap Regional Library, go to 

For more information, visit the website or call KPUD at (360) 626-7744.

For a printable flyer listing the Wi-Fi sites, click here.  Kitsap PUD WiFi Hotspots en Español

Stop the Spread signage for business and community organizations

The Joint Information Center of the KCEOC has over 200 informative signs displayed throughout Kitsap County to encourage residents to help stop the spread. Download the PDF poster in English or Spanish (en Español) to display at your Kitsap business, community facility, or outdoor spaces. Printer-friendly versions that use less ink are also available in English or Spanish (en Español).

Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center Daily Bulletin

The Kitsap County Joint Information Center, as part of the Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center,  produces a daily bulletin (link below) that includes the latest COVID-19 test results from the Kitsap Public Health District and up-to-date information and resources for individuals, businesses and organizations. As of March 19, 2021, the bulletin is no longer published on Saturdays and Sundays.

The KCEOC operates under the leadership of a unified command, composed of representatives of Kitsap Public Health District, Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management, Kitsap 911, local law enforcement agencies and the Kitsap County Fire Chiefs Association.

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Kitsap County approved for Phase 2 of Safe Start recovery plan - 5/28/2020

Daily EOC Update - 05/27/2020

Daily EOC Update - 05/26/2020

Kitsap County publishes a "Playbook" for reopening - 05/26/2020

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Kitsap Public Health statement regarding Safe Start variance eligibility - 05/19/2020

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Kitsap County preparing for next steps on path to reopening, recovery - 05/14/2020

Daily EOC Update - 05/13/2020

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Kitsap Public Health Community Health and Well-Being Survey

Daily EOC Update - 04/27/2020

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Kitsap drive-up COVID-19 testing site reopens - 04/13/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/13/2020

Quarantine and Isolation Care Center in South Kitsap open - 04/13/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/12/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/11/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/10/2020

Daily EOC Update -04/09/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/08/2020

Daily EOC Update- 04/07/2020

Kitsap County launches its first drive-through testing site for COVID-19 - 04/7/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/06/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/05/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/04/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/03/2020

New Kitsap Cares website for community resources – and ways to help - 04/03/2020

Isolation and Quarantine Centers on Kitsap's Horizon - 04/03/2020

Daily EOC Update - 04/02/2020   

Daily EOC Update - 04/01/2020

Daily EOC Update - 03/31/2020

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 Face Coverings 

Free masks for qualifying households

As part of a statewide program, the Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center received 106,000 cloth face masks to distribute to low-income individuals through local social service agencies and organizations starting July 1. Two free masks are available for every person with an income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. To access the free masks, call 2-1-1 between 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week for direction to one of 66 distribution locations across the county.

Requirements for individuals

An order from the secretary of health requires Washingtonians to wear face coverings in public spaces and shared spaces, both indoors and outdoors. Read guidance on cloth face coverings from the Department of Health.

Requirements for businesses/employers

How to report a concern

 Quarantine and Isolation Care Center

The KCEOC has opened a temporary quarantine and isolation care center in South Kitsap for people who have been exposed to or tested positive for COVID-19. The facility can accept patients referred by healthcare providers or public health officials in Kitsap County.

Learn more about the care center and how it will help our community.

 Scam Alerts and Rumor Control

 How You Can Help 


  • Reach out via phone, text, email, or video chat to check on neighbors, friends, and family.

  • Visit the Kitsap Community Foundation's Kitsap Cares page for more ways to help people in our community.

  • Kitsap County Human Services Housing and Homelessness Division has created resources for helping people living homeless.



 Need Help by Phone?

  • If you have questions about what is happening in Washington, or how the virus is spread, please call 1-800-525-0127 and press # from 6 am to 10 pm, seven days a week. Please note that this call center cannot access COVID-19 testing results. For testing inquiries or results, please contact your health care provider.

  • You can also text the word “Coronavirus” to 211211 to receive information and updates wherever you are. You will receive links to the latest information on COVID-19, including county-level updates, and resources for families, businesses, students, and more.

  • Call 911 only for life-threatening emergencies. Emergency response is available 24/7.

  • Visit the Kitsap Community Foundation's Kitsap Cares page for hotlines, including domestic violence, suicide, and mental health.        

 Health Information and COVID-19 Data





  • Free or low-cost Apple Health is available year-round from the Washington Health Benefit Exchange.

 Get Help - Assistance & Resources for You and Your Family - Mortgage, Rental, Food, Mental Health, Caregiving, Childcare


The Kitsap Public Health District maintains a resource guide with information on where to seek help and support. View the guide here.

The Kitsap County Department of Human Services also maintains a resource site here.


The Washington State Department of Commerce also has rental and energy assistance available for households that qualify for the federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

To find out if you qualify for rental or energy assistance funds, contact the Kitsap Housing Solutions Center, 360-473-2035, or visit

For households residing in Housing Kitsap units, contact Housing Kitsap at 360-535-6100, or visit

Contact the Housing Solutions Center of Kitsap County to learn more about available financial assistance at 360-473-2035 or email:

If you are having issues with eviction, contact the Kitsap Legal Services and Washington Law Help.

The Washington State Coronavirus Resource page contains links to programs and services that may be helpful for Washingtonians who are impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. 


Meals on Wheels Kitsap

Kitsap County Food Banks

North Kitsap Fishline (North Kitsap/Poulsbo)

Sharenet (Kingston)

Central Kitsap Food Bank

Bremerton Food Line

St. Vincent de Paul (Bremerton)

Salvation Army (Bremerton)

South Kitsap Helpline (Port Orchard)

All local school districts offer free grab and go meals to any child 18 and under (in some cases special education students age 21 and under also qualify). 

Check your local school district for instructions.



The Kitsap Community Foundation's Kitsap Cares page has a list of free 24-hour hotlines that can help.


  • The Sewer Utility is temporarily suspending all late penalties and placement of liens related to non-payment of monthly sewer service due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Resolution does not relieve a utility customer from the obligation to pay for sewer services.



Free childcare for families of healthcare workers and emergency responders may be available through local school districts. Contact your local school district for information.

Kitsap Community Resources offers childhood early learning services to families of first responders and medical personnel. Email or call 360-473-2075.

The state’s Families, Friends and Neighbor program includes grandparents, aunts and uncles, elders, older siblings, friends, neighbors and others who help families by providing child care. Visit the website or call 866-482-4325 for more information.

Visit the Kitsap Community Foundation's Kitsap Cares page for more local childcare options.


Most grocery stores have special at-risk customer shopping hours. Contact your local store directly to ask about these hours.

There are several local groups offering assistance with shopping and other errands. For more information, see the Kitsap Community Foundation's Kitsap Cares page.



Kitsap County waste disposal and recycling facilities have resumed normal schedules with restrictions. Curbside collection services continue as normal. Contact the service provider in your area to subscribe or learn about services.


 Businesses and Worker Resources


  • During the Stay Home, Stay Healthy closures, Kitsap chambers of commerce rallied to support local businesses in not only strengthening their resiliency but also implementing new and creative strategies to stay afloat while supporting their employees. Read their letter to the community.

  • The local chambers of commerce recently compiled a Back to Business Toolkit that offers a variety of resources for successfully reopening. 


The U.S. Small Business Association provides coronavirus relief funding options.

Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) is a federal program that adds $300 for each week the program remains federally funded (en Español). If you receive unemployment benefits for certain weeks and you are unemployed or working fewer hours due to disruptions caused by COVID-19, you may be eligible for these benefits. The LWA program has a limited budget, so the length of time it's available depends on how quickly all participating states use up the federal funds. Employment Security Department will start processing payments of $300 to eligible claimants for this new program on Monday, Sept. 21. Payments will be retroactive for all weeks for which the claimant was eligible, and for which funding is available from the federal government. Upon the processing date, eligible claimants will receive the funds as soon as their bank processes the payment. Refer to the Employment Security Department website for details.


WorkSource Kitsap, located at 3120 NW Randall Way, is part of a statewide partnership of state and local agencies that provides an array of no cost employment and training services to job seekers and employers in Kitsap County.

During the Governor's Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery Covid Response Plan, customers can access services by calling 360-516-1001 and selecting "option 7" to schedule an appointment to connect with a staff member answering calls M - F 8:00 a.m. -4:45 p.m. or email:  

WorkSource staff can help with researching careers, job search, connecting with special programs such as Trade Adjustment Assistance, Veteran services, Training Programs supported by WIOA funding for Dislocated Workers, and Training Programs for Adults.

While not called the unemployment office, as a parner of the American Job Center Network, WorkSource is referred to as a "Career One-Stop " and helps with basic unemployment questions, offering resources to assist unemployed workers. Unemployment Claims and Questions can be addressed by calling 800-318-6022 or at

Business Support for Employees 

WorkSource is a partnership of organizations, including the Washington State Employment Security Department, and committed to developing a workforce with the skills businesses need to make connections to grow and sustain:

•Workforce planning

•Labor market data

•Online recruitment tools at

•Staffing resources, including job fairs and hiring events

•Tax incentives

•Worker training

•Layoff aversion and/or assistance.

WorkSource services are no cost services to employers, thanks to careful stewardship of public funding and leveraged resources.

To get personalized help with your business/talent needs, contact WorkSource at 360-516-1001 option 4 or email to connect with a staff member answering calls Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.



  • Business owners and operators can fill out this form to ask Washington State questions about financial help or other state assistance for businesses.

  • Businesses that still have questions about their status can contact the Kitsap Public Health District’s Liaison Officer at


The state Economic Resiliency Team collaborates with the Association of Washington Business to provides a weekly webinars on COVID-19 Economic Recovery and Resilience.

 Nonprofits & Homeless Service Provider Resources

 Important Closures



View COVID-19 Updates from Washington State Ferries


Starting on Monday, May 4, until further notice, Kitsap Transit will require all workers, drivers and passengers to wear face coverings. 

View Kitsap Transit updates.

 Other Languages

  • Have more questions about COVID-19? Call the Washington State hotline: 1-800-525-0127. For interpretative services, press # when they answer and say your language. (Open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.) For questions about your own health, COVID-19 testing, or testing results, please contact your health care provider.

  • El Distrito de Salud Pública de Kitsap ha creado una nueva página de información COVID-19 en Español. La página incluye estadísticas locales de COVID-19, hojas informativas y enlaces a recursos adicionales.

 Cities and Tribes of Kitsap County

City residents and tribal members can find additional resources and information using the links below.

City of Bremerton: View coronavirus information.

City of Port Orchard: View coronavirus information.

City of Poulsbo: View coronavirus information.

City of Bainbridge Island: View coronavirus information.

Suquamish Tribe: View coronavirus information.

Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe: View coronavirus information.

 About this page        

This page is designed to help Kitsap County residents find government information and assistance during the coronavirus pandemic. It is maintained by the Kitsap County Emergency Operations Center and updated daily with new resources. Kitsap EOC includes members from Kitsap Public Health District, Kitsap County Emergency Management, Kitsap 911, Law Enforcement, and Kitsap Fire Chiefs Association.