How to Help & Stay Informed During Coronavirus

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteers play a critical role in serving our community. Ramsey County remains deeply grateful to the thousands of volunteers that donate their time and energy each year to help us deliver programs and services that enhance our quality of life.

If you are interested in volunteering during the coronavirus pandemic, the following organizations have information on local and remote opportunities.

Medical Reserve Corps

The Medical Reserve Corps of Ramsey County is a countywide resource of health professionals and other volunteers who strengthen our community by preparing for and responding to public health and related emergencies. The corps is looking for volunteers to fill a variety of roles. Training will be provided.

If you or someone you know are interested in helping your community during the coronavirus pandemic, visit the Medical Reserve Corps page to learn more and sign up.

Donate PPE

Ramsey County has established a drop-off site to accept requested donations for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for staff who work on the front lines responding to coronavirus.

Learn about donating PPE

Stay informed

Updates on coronavirus and Ramsey County's response are provided each week at the board of commissioners meeting. A weekly e-newsletter is also availabile that shares information on services, virtual events and health and community resources.

View archives and subscribe to the e-newsletter