COVID-19 Resources

Current Health Rules

The Stay at Home Order for Orange County and most of California was lifted on Jan. 25, 2021. Orange County is now in the Purple Tier, which allows outdoor dining, hair salons to operate indoors with modifications and other limited operations. Masks are still required when around others in public.

COVID-19 Testing

Free COVID-19 testing for Santa Ana residents is available at local kiosks around the city. Residents can also order at-home tests and other County and local clinic testing sites are available.

Vaccine Information

Vaccinations are currently only for health care professionals, first responders, people living in skilled nursing facilities and those 65 and older. By appointment only.

Mental Health Support and Services
Resources for Businesses
Financial Assistance for Residents
  • Santa Ana Vital Eviction Solution (SAVES): Santa Ana residents impacted by COVID-19 who are behind on rent and facing eviction can apply for up to 12 months rent and receive free legal and mediation services. Income restrictions apply.
  • City Rental Assistance Program: Santa Ana residents who don't qualify for SAVES can apply for rental assistance grants of $5,500.
  • Eviction Moratorium: The state eviction moratorium has been extended through June 30. Select the link to learn how to qualify.
  • Isolation Assistance Program: Provides hotel rooms to family members who live in the same household as a COVID-19 positive family member.
Free Food Resources
Using City Services During the Pandemic
Eviction Moratorium

The California eviction moratorium for tenants affected financially by COVID-19 was extended through June 30. The federal residential eviction moratorium was extended to at least March 31, 2021. Both moratoriums have certain requirements.

Read More About the Moratoriums

City Council Actions and Executive Orders

The Santa Ana City Council declared a local emergency on March 17, 2020, and City Manager Kristine Ridge has signed 12 executive orders related to COVID-19 to protect public health and provide financial assistance to the community.

CARES Data Dashboard

Learn how much Santa Ana CARES financial assistance has been provided, hotline phone calls have been received and more.

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COVID-19 News

COVID-19 Video Updates


SANTA ANA CARES - The City of Santa Ana's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

 

 


COVID-19 Update from Mayor Vicente Sarmiento and Councilmember Thai Viet Phan - February 3, 2021


Actualización de COVID-19 del Alcalde Vicente Sarmiento - 3 de febrero del 2021


Cập nhật của về COVID-19: Thành viên Hội Đồng Thai Viet Phan - Ngày 3 tháng Hai, 2021