Business Resources

Coronavirus Links & Resources 

Reopening Guidance & Resources:

Stockton Healthy Pledge:

  • Have your business take the Stockton Healthy Pledge!  Let your customers and employees know you value their safety! 
    Visit to learn more and to take the pledge.

San Joaquin County Guidance:

State of California Guidance:

All businesses allowed to operate in San Joaquin County pursuant to a State Health Order or Local Health Order shall, to the fullest extent possible, implement the industry specific guidance developed by the State.

On May 26th Governor Newsom announced that counties approved for accelerated reopening can begin to reopen hair salons and barbershops. Statewide, retailers and places of worship can reopen with modifications. Read the new guidance, find industry-specific checklists and learn more about California’s resilience roadmap.

Reopening Information & Resources:


General COVID-19 Information:

The San Joaquin County Office of Emergency Services Updates Stay at Home Order Friday, May 8, 2020.

Read the full order here:

All businesses allowed to operate in San Joaquin County pursuant to a State Health Order or Local Health Order including, but not limited to, real estate, landscaping, and retail outlets shall, to the fullest extent possible, implement the industry specific guidance developed by the State and available at:

County Guidance:

Social Distancing Protocol

Outdoor Rec Activities

Outdoor Facility Protocol

Employee Checklist

Social Distancing While Boating

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Reporting Employee COVID-19 Outbreaks in the Workplace (04/16/2020) Reporte los Brotes de COVID-19 de Empleados en el Lugar de Empleo (PHS, 04/16/2020)

Text COVID19 to 211211 (and respond with your zip code) to receive information about COVID-19 in our community.

Coronavirus Rumor Control
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Coronavirus Testing:

San Joaquin County has expanded free COVID-19 testing to all area residents, including residents showing no symptoms. 

Testing and contact tracing are going to be the key to reopening business and establishing a new normal.

Click here for a map of all the testing sites in San Joaquin County:
San Joaquin County Testing Map
State Wide Testing Map

Free Testing:

Project Baseline: Drive Up Coronavirus Testing San Joaquin General Hospital

To schedule a drive-up appointment at San Joaquin General Hospital, please access


Eligible persons must be 18 years or older, live in San Joaquin County, and must be willing to electronically sign the COVID-19 Public Health Authorization Form and Lab Consent. This program is intended to expand access to COVID-19 risk screening and testing. It is not intended for people experiencing severe symptoms such as severe cough, severe shortness of breath, severe fever, or other concerning symptoms who may need more immediate medical care.

OptumServe Walk Up Testing at the Lodi Library

To schedule a walk-up appointment at the Lodi Library, visit

Eligibility: If you are a parent/guardian registering on behalf of a minor please call 888-634-1123 to register for a test. If you are 13 years of age or older and are registering on your own behalf, please proceed with the following questions and online registration process.

Please note that phone registration will only be used for people without internet access or registering minors.

Tracy Testing Site at McKinley Elementary School

The City of Tracy, Tracy Unified School District and Planned Parenthood Mar Monte are providing free COVID-19 testing in the McKinley Elementary School parking lot. Days and Hours vary, please visit to find the most current schedule.

Testing is available to all community members, symptomatic or asymptomatic. No appointment is required.

There will be some paperwork required when you arrive:

  • Please bring photo ID.

You will not be charged for testing: 

  • California passed a law requiring all health insurers, including Medi-Cal, to cover the full cost for COVID-19 testing. 
  • Please bring your insurance card, if you have insurance. We will bill your insurance, but your insurance company will not send you a bill. 

Questions? Email or view our FAQs below.

San Joaquin County Coronavirus Statistics

To get the most up to date numbers on COVID-19 Cases in San Joaquin County please visit

Financial Assistance:

Business Loan Assistant: Fill out a questionnaire that will help identify which disaster relief program your small business qualifies for during these difficult times.

        – Paycheck Protection Program
        – Helpful Tips and Info on the PPP
        – Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Instructions and Application     
        – Guide to PPP Loan Forgiveness (U.S. Chamber of Commerce)  
        – Updated Paycheck Protection Program FAQ’s from the Dept. of the Treasury (April 24, 2020)

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