CHCF continues to follow the course of the COVID-19 epidemic and the state’s guidance regarding management of the virus. In an effort to protect our staff and board members, visitors, guests, and the broader community, CHCF is working remotely until key public health indicators suggest we can do otherwise.
Please see the FAQ below, which outlines our remote work plan.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does it mean that CHCF is “working remotely”?
CHCF is temporarily closing both the Oakland and Sacramento offices. CHCF will remain open “remotely” and expects most business functions to continue as normal. Staff will be available during normal business hours (8:30 AM–5:00 PM).
Can I reach someone at CHCF by phone?
CHCF work phones have been forwarded to staff members’ remote worksites. Voicemails are also automatically forwarded to the staff member’s email, so rest assured that your message has been received. If you are having trouble reaching someone at CHCF, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will CHCF still be hosting meetings?
We are committed to continuing our work as planned and will do so using video and phone technologies. All group meetings or in-office meetings have been suspended until further notice. We will continue to monitor public health recommendations as the epidemic in California continues to unfold. CHCF meeting organizers will contact you to either reschedule or to set up a meeting via video or phone.
Will CHCF staff be traveling?
Staff members who wish to travel for work will abide by the policies of the venue and host organization they are visiting.
How long does CHCF plan to work remotely?
We will continue to work remotely until key public health indicators suggest we can do otherwise. We are planning to work remotely until further notice. We are assessing the state of the pandemic regularly.
Where can I find more information on COVID-19?
The California Department of Public Health provides regular updates on its website. Please also visit our COVID-19 Clearinghouse collection of resources.