Statewide COVID-19 Hotline

833‑422‑4255 (833-4CA-4ALL)

The statewide call center will be open 7 days a week:

  • 8:00 am to 8:00 pm Monday – Friday, Pacific Daylight Time.   
  • Saturday and Sunday  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time.

This COVID-19 information line is a part of our ongoing effort to provide reliable, trusted information and support.

California COVID Notify Hotline

888‑421‑9457 (888‑4C19‑HLP)

The statewide call center will be open 7 days a week:

8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday – Sunday, Pacific Daylight Time

California COVID Notify, Google and Apple’s exposure notification system, alerts you if you were in close contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-19 while preserving your privacy.

Local social services information line

Californians can call their local 211 which are available 24 hours a day. 

We urge Californians to do the following:

  1. If you’re looking for general information about state COVID-19 resources: use covid19.ca.gov or call 833‑422‑4255.
  2. If you’re looking for California COVID Notify, Google and Apple’s exposure notification system: visit California COVID Notify or call 888‑421‑9457.
  3. If you’re looking for community services and support: Call 211.
  4. If you’re looking for medicine and medical attention: Call your healthcare provider or pharmacy.

If it’s an emergency: Call 911