SF72 Blog

Maintaining Our Mental Health

September 21, 2020

The past six months have taken a toll on the well-being of all San Franciscans, some of us more than others. Whether you have a bad day or are struggling to make it through each day, we are in this together.

Talking to Kids About the Dark Sky

September 9, 2020
SF palm tree in wildfire smoke by Kit Castagne
Photo by Kit Castagne

Just like most adults waking up today, children think it is still bedtime! They are both curious about the sky color and find it scary to see without the right context or explanation.

Citywide Curfew - Frequently Asked Questions

May 31, 2020

Can businesses stay open past 8 p.m.? 

Workers can come and go to their workplaces during the curfew but most businesses cannot stay open to the public.  Because of the exception for emergency medical care, urgent care and pharmacies for example may stay open to the public.


May 31, 2020

WHEREAS, On May 31, 2020, I, London N. Breed, Mayor of the City and County of San Francisco, declared a Local State of Emergency pursuant to California Government Code Sections 8550 et seq., San Francisco Charter Section 3.100(14), and Chapter 7 of the San Francisco Administrative Code; and

Talking to kids about the coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 12, 2020

Just like most adults, children are hearing news about coronavirus (COVID-19) through social media, television and their schools. It can be especially daunting for them to hear information without the right context or explanation. While San Francisco responds to the coronavirus in our city, talk to your children about the virus to help them better understand what’s going on. It can help manage their fears about getting sick and help them, and you, stay aware.

Here are some tips and language you can use to talk to your children about the virus:

Hoja de información sobre el coronavirus

March 5, 2020

Información sobre el coronavirus

Manténgase informado sobre el coronavirus (COVID-19 o nuevo coronavirus) y tenga en cuenta esta importante información.

Consejos para protegerse a sí mismo y a los demás:

1) Lávese las manos frecuentemente con agua y jabón, mínimo durante 20 segundos.

2) Tápese la boca con el brazo cuando tosa o estornude.

3) Quédese en casa si está enfermo.


March 5, 2020



保護他人及自己的健 康須知
1) 勤用肥皂及清水洗手並確保搓手至少20秒
2) 咳嗽或打噴嚏時要手掩口鼻
3) 生病時應留在家中
4) 接種流感疫苗預防流感或其它類似新型冠狀病毒

我是否需要戴口罩 或取消社交活動?
目前並不建議佩戴口罩或取消你的社交活動。 若你出現發燒或咳嗽等症狀,你可佩戴口罩以防止將病菌傳播給他人。口罩不能取代洗手。