COVID-19 Information for Arkansas

The State of Arkansas is proactively responding to an outbreak of COVID-19. State and Federal health officials urge social distancing, good hand hygiene, covering coughs and staying home if you are sick.

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19, please visit the Arkansas Department of Health's COVID-19 Update dashboard.

For more information on COVID-19, visit the Arkansas Department of Health website.

Get industry-specific guidance from the Arkansas Economic Recovery Task Force at

Stay up to date with Arkansas's CARES Act funding with the CARE Act Steering Committee.

December 1, 2020: 159,309 Cumulative Confirmed and Probable Positive Test Results. Watch today's press conference for more updates.

Resources for the Community

State of Arkansas Resources

Our state agencies are developing guidance and resources for Arkansans to stay healthy and make informed choices for themselves and their families. These agencies will continue to update their websites with the most up-to-date information on COVID-19.

Arkansas Department of Health
Arkansas Department of Education
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Arkansas Department of Commerce
Arkansas Attorney General
Arkansas Department of Corrections
Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration
Arkansas Department of Military
Arkansas Department of Agriculture
Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism
Arkansas Department of Transformation and Shared Services
Arkansas Department of Public Safety

Previous Press Conferences

LIVE: Governor Hutchinson Provides COVID-19 Update (11.24.20)

LIVE: Governor Hutchinson Holds a Press Conference on Arkansas's Rising COVID-19 Cases (11.20.20)

LIVE: Governor Hutchinson Provides COVID-19 Update (11.17.20)

U.S. and Global Information

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) leads the U.S. response. The World Health Organization (WHO) guides the global response.

Information from CDC:

Information from WHO:

Updated on December 1st, 2020 03:56PM