What You Need to Know-Week of November 29th

The most important weekly updates for you to keep your community healthy




In this Update:

1. Urgent Updates: COVID-19 Metrics

2. Information You Need: Arizona Together Resource

3. Information You Need: A reminder on grief and available resources




1. Urgent Updates: COVID-19 Metrics


Updated as of: 11-29-2021

Weekly case, death, and hospitalization counts:

In the past week, there has been an average of:
Cases per day3,097
Deaths per day41
Compared to two weeks ago:
Cases per dayDecreased by 13% ↘
Deaths per dayIncreased by 18% ↗
Hospitalizations per dayIncreased by 17% ↗
For regularly updated case counts and additional COVID-19 information by county, visit the Arizona Department of Health’s data dashboard summary page.

Vaccine Information

Number of ArizonansPercentage in ArizonaPercentage in U.S.
Individuals who are fully vaccinated3,867,45355%59%
Individuals who have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine4,475,17264%70%

8,964,056 total COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in Arizona

For a breakdown of vaccination by Arizona counties, visit the CDC’s website.

For updated vaccine information and data in Arizona, visit this link and click on the “Vaccine Administration” icon.



2. Information You Need: Arizona Together Resource


So many of us have encountered difficult times during the course of this pandemic. If you, a friend, or family member is in need of assistance as a result of COVID-19, please visit Arizona Together. The website offers information on how to access and apply for many different types of assistance, including financial, employment, homeowner, renter, or homeless support, food and meals, healthcare, utility services, children, family, and business.


3. Information You Need: A reminder on grief and available resources



So many of us have experienced loss during the pandemic. Big or small, these losses are incredibly difficult. Dr. Mary-Frances O’Connor, an Associate processor in the department of Psychology at the University of Arizona, answered a few important questions related to grieving during the pandemic. To read Dr. O’Connor’s interview, please visit our previous update. 

These feelings can be incredibly overwhelming. If you are struggling with feelings of grief or are experiencing thoughts of self harm – please utilize the following resources:

COVID-19 Crisis counseling

  • Call 2-1-1 for free COVID-19 crisis counseling.  www.ResilientArizona.org
  • Llame al 2-1-1 para conectarse con un proveedor de consejería.

National 24-Hour Crisis Hotlines

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
    1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National Substance Use and Disorder Issues Referral and Treatment Hotline:
    1-800-662-HELP (4357)
  • Text the word “HOME” to 741741

Suicide and Crisis Hotlines by County

  • Maricopa County served by Mercy Care:
    1-800-631-1314 or 602-222-9444
  • Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, La Paz, Pima, Pinal, Santa Cruz and Yuma Counties served by Arizona Complete Health – Complete Care Plan:
    1-866-495-6735
  • Apache, Coconino, Gila, Mohave, Navajo and Yavapai Counties served by Health Choice Arizona:
    1-877-756-4090
  • Gila River and Ak-Chin Indian Communities:
    1-800-259-3449
  • Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community:
    1-855-331-6432 
  • Tohono O’odham Nation:
    1-844-423-8759 

Especially for Teens

  • Teen Life Line phone or text:
    602-248-TEEN (8336)

For more crisis hotlines in Arizona, please visit this website.




The next update will cover information on improving at home test results. If you would like to learn more about this and other topics related to COVID-19 in Arizona, please complete next week’s AZCOVIDTXT survey that you will receive via text in about a week.

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