As of August 27, 2021: Due to a rise in COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations, everyone in Oregon is required to wear a mask in all indoor public spaces and most outdoor settings.

Money and employment

Employment and transportation

The State of Oregon Employment Department has programs to help employers and workers during the COVID-19 crisis. If your workplace is temporarily closed, you’re experiencing a layoff, or your job has been impacted in some other way by COVID-19, you may be able to receive help.

COVID-19 Related Business Layoffs, Closures, and Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

COVID-19 Employment Protections

You may need to travel to access healthcare or food. We recommend maintaining your distance from other people.
If you must use public transportation in the Portland Metro area, TriMet has information on how to keep you and other riders safe. OHP also has statewide information on transportation for members to get to required health appointments.

OHP Non-Emergent Medical Transportation (NEMT)

TriMet COVID-19 Updates