Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates & Community Information


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Coronavirus Questions? Call 2-1-1

This website contains all the up-to-date information provided by the Town of Natick, Natick Health Department and Natick Public Schools, as well as, other announcements and press releases from State Officials.

We have also incorporated other helpful information on Coronavirus symptoms/preventive tips, local restaurant options and fun activities for kids while staying at home.

Natick Hotline 508-647-6540

Natick has created a non-medical Hotline for Natick residents.  If you need assistance with groceries, medication refills and other essential items, please call 508-647-6540,Option 6, Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Friday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm.   We are here to help.

Residents are urged to use 2-1-1 for information, resources and referrals regarding COVID-19.  Operators are staffing this hotline 24/7.  To get up-to-date alerts sent directly to your phone, text COVIDMA to 888-77.

If you are sick or need medical assistance please call your healthcare provider.

24 Hour Online Screening

There is a 24 Hour online CoronaVirus screening available to residents on the following link:    https://www.buoyhealth.com

WE WILL ALL GET THROUGH THIS TOGETHER!

Please Note:

We remind you to get your information from official sources only. We have been informed of some vicious malware under titles that appear professional in nature referring to the Coronavirus. We recommend the following websites for information: Massachusetts Department of Public Health COVID19, CDC, Town of Natick or dialing or live chatting into Massachusetts 2-1-1.

Below will give you information regarding Town services and individual department information.  It has links to help parents keep children entertained while staying at home, as well as, local and state coronavirus updates.

 Please click on the tabs below.

  1. Cases
  2. Natick Updates
  3. Town Services
  4. Governor Updates
  5. State Updates
  6. Preventive Tips
  7. Resources
  8. Children
  9. Town Meeting
  10. School Department
  11. Downtown Dining & Businesses

April 3, 2020 COVID19 Statistics (Town, County & State)

Recent reports from the CDC, Federal Government, Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Governor Baker’s Administration have noted that the country, including Massachusetts will be experiencing a surge in cases over the next several weeks. We will continue our daily reminder to urge you to practice every preventative measure, especially social distancing and personal hygiene, to reduce your risk of contracting or spreading the COVID-19 virus.

Natick COVID-19 Cases
Today’s Confirmed Cases - +2
Active Confirmed Cases including today’s numbers - 26
Cases Removed from Quarantine/Isolation - 26
Total Cases since March 1, 2020 - 52

Middlesex County Confirmed Cases
Today - +332
Total - 2202

Masachusetts Confirmed Cases
Today - +1436
Total - 10,402

Total Tests conduced in the state to day: 62, 962

April 2, 2020 COVID19 Statistics (Town, County & State)

Recent reports from the CDC, Federal Government, Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Governor Baker’s Administration have noted that the country, including Massachusetts will be experiencing a surge in cases over the next several weeks. We will continue our daily reminder to urge you to practice every preventative measure, especially social distancing and personal hygiene, to reduce your risk of contracting or spreading the COVID-19 virus.

Natick COVID-19 Cases
Today’s Confirmed Cases - +9
Active Confirmed Cases including today’s numbers - 24
Cases Removed from Quarantine/Isolation - 26
Total Cases since March 1, 2020 - 50

Middlesex County Confirmed Cases
Today - +288
Total - 1870

Masachusetts Confirmed Cases
Today - +1228
Total - 8966

Total Tests conduced in the state to day: 56,608

April 1, 2020 COVID19 Statistics (Town, County & State)

Recent reports from the CDC, Federal Government, Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Governor Baker’s Administration have noted that the country, including Massachusetts will be experiencing a surge in cases over the next several weeks. We continue to implore you to take every precaution necessary to reduce your risk of contracting the COVID-19 virus.

Natick COVID-19 Cases
Active Confirmed Cases - 21
Cases Removed from Quarantine/Isolation - 15
Total Cases since March 1, 2020 - 36

Middlesex County Confirmed Cases
Today - 242
Total - 1582

Masachusetts Confirmed Cases
Today - 1188
Total - 7738

Total Tests conduced in the state to day: 51,738

March 31, 2020 COVID19 Statistics (Town, County & State)

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health recently updated their position allowing communities to post local positive COVID-19 case numbers. Starting today, Natick will resume posting local positive cases and continue to include daily county and state updates.

Natick COVID-19 Cases
Active Confirmed Cases - 16
Cases Removed from Quarantine/Isolation - 15
Total Cases since March 1, 2020 - 31

Middlesex County Confirmed Cases
Today - 191
Total - 1340

Masachusetts Confirmed Cases
Today - 868
Total - 6620

Total Tests conduced in the state to day: 46,935

March 29, 2020 - Middlesex County COVID-19 Statistics

Under the directive from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, we will be posting the daily updated statistics of Coronavirus positive cases by county and Massachusetts totals only.

Middlesex County Positive Cases: 981

Massachusetts Total Positive Cases: 4955

Today’s case numbers represent an increase of 698 in Massachusetts and an increase in Middlesex County of 139 within the past 24 hours.

Over 39,000 individuals have been tested for COVID-19 to date.

Please Note: The increases in positive cases are mainly due to the expansion of the testing criteria, an increase of the test kits available and an increase in the number of individuals being tested.

March 28, 2020 - Middlesex County COVID-19 Statistics

Under the directive from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, we will be posting the daily updated statistics of Coronavirus positive cases by county and Massachusetts totals only.

Middlesex County Positive Cases: 842

Massachusetts Total Positive Cases: 4257

This represents an increase in case of 1017 in Massachusetts from yesterday and an increase of cases in Middlesex County of 157.

March 27 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Today, local Board of Health Departments were informed we are not to post COVID-19 statistics from our individual communities. Both, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Governor Baker issued the directive. This order was put in place to protect the identity and privacy of those individuals affected by this virus.

Under the guidance of the directive, if we are to post statistics of any Coronavirus positive cases, the number(s) are to be posted by county only.

Middlesex County Positive Cases: 685

There are 3240 confirmed cases reported in Massachusetts, Middlesex County continues to have the highest case numbers.

March 26 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   9

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   11

Number of Pending Test Results:        4       

Individuals Under Quarantine:     20             

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    49

March 25 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   9

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   11

Number of Pending Test Results:        2       

Individuals Under Quarantine:     10             

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    49

March 24 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   11

Number of Pending Test Results:        2       

Individuals Under Quarantine:     12             

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    45

March 23 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   6

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   11

Number of Pending Test Results:        3       

Individuals Under Quarantine:     12             

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    40

March 22 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   1

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               3

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  7

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    45

March 21 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   6

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               3

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  12

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    40

March 20 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation:   6

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               3

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  12

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    39

March 19 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Current Positive Cases:   2

Positive Cases Cleared of Isolation: 5

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               0

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  6

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    34

March 18 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of current Positive Cases:   3

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               0

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  19

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    21

March 17, 2020 -Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Positive Cases:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               0

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  19

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    21

(Presumptive removed from definition by Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH), all cases now classified as positive)

March 16, 2020 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Positive/Presumptive Cases:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   10

Number of Pending Test Results:               0

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  16

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    21

March 15, 2020 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Positive/Presumptive Cases:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   9

Number of Pending Test Results:               1

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  16

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    21

March 14, 2020 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Positive/Presumptive Cases:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   8

Number of Pending Test Results:               1

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  11

Quarantine Complete w/out Symptoms:    1

March 13, 2020 - Town of Natick COVID-19 Statistics

Number of Positive/Presumptive Cases:   7

Number of Tests with Negative Results:   7

Number of Pending Test Results:               2

Individuals Under Quarantine:                  12