FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :
October 13, 2020
CONTACT: Joan Carr
Phone: (901) 222-9010
Cell: (901) 691-5704
Shelby County Health Department Guidance for Celebrating Halloween
Many Shelby County families are planning for the upcoming holiday season, beginning with Halloween. The Shelby County Health Department is sharing information based upon guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on how to take part in Halloween celebrations in ways that reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.
Not Permitted: Gatherings and events that are not allowed under the current Health Directive:
Permitted and Recommended:
Personal Protection Measures:
Know where to get reliable information:
Beware of scams, false news and hoaxes about COVID-19. Accurate information, including announcements of new cases in Shelby County will always be distributed by the Shelby County Health Department through press releases, social media, and our website: www.shelbytnhealth.com.
Other reliable sources of information about COVID-19 are:
Questions about COVID-19? Call the Shelby County Health Department’s COVID-19 hotline at 901-222-6275. The hotline is open 7 days per week, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. After hours calls are returned as soon as possible the next day.