COVID-19

Camden County Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Since July 1, 2021, the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) only updates their COVID-19 Daily Status Report at 3:00 p.m. on weekdays. This report lists confirmed COVID-19 cases for the State of Georgia. Camden County-specific information is available by selecting Camden County on the map or the chart.

As of September 27, 2021, Camden County has 5,704 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, with 261 cases (4.57%) occurring in the last two weeks. 30 new cases have been reported over the weekend.

Camden-Specific Data

The Coastal Georgia Health District regularly updates Camden County COVID-19 data. This includes the 7-Day Rolling Average, the Recent Community Transmission Index, the Historical Community Transmission Index, the Percentage of Positive Tests, and Hospitalizations. 

Vaccine Information

Since May 10, 2021, all Georgians age 12 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of health condition or occupation.

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) shares information about COVID-19 vaccines at: https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-vaccine. Additionally, DPH has created a COVID-19 Vaccination hotline at 1-888-357-0169.

The Coastal Georgia Health District covers Camden County and shares information on their website at: https://covid19.gachd.org/vaccine. COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) from the Coastal Health District are available online at: https://covid19.gachd.org/covid-19-vaccine-faq.

Camden County Vaccine Information

Southeast Georgia Health System has online registration available to schedule a vaccine appointment. More information about vaccination scheduling is available on their website.

Coastal Health District provides vaccines at the Health Departments in St. Marys and Woodbine.

Coastal Health District Vaccine Details

As vaccine supply and demand have stabilized, the health departments of the Coastal Health District can now offer COVID-19 vaccinations without an appointment during specific clinic hours. Appointments are still recommended, but not required.

Residents who do not have online access or need assistance can schedule by phone at 912-230-5506. Telephone wait times may be long.

Other Vaccine Providers

Coastal Georgia Health District maintains a list of other local vaccine providers within the eight-county district. This list is not exclusive to Camden County. Inclusion on this list does not necessarily mean vaccine is still available – please follow up with the facilities directly for current information about availability and appointment scheduling. 

View the list at: https://covid19.gachd.org/other-local-vaccine-providers.

COVID-19 Testing

Beginning August 3, 2021, free COVID-19 testing will be available by appointment each Tuesday and Thursday morning at the Camden County Health Department located at 905 Dilworth Street in St. Marys. Appointments are required and may be scheduled online or by calling 912-230-9744.

In addition to public health sites, COVID-19 testing is also available through many private providers, pharmacies, urgent care centers, and health clinics. Tests are available in Camden County through these private providers. 

Georgia DPH has a testing location finder on their website at: https://dph.georgia.gov/castlight-location-finder.

State of Georgia COVID-19 Hotline

The State of Georgia has a COVID-19 hotline. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor, an urgent care clinic, or your local federally qualified healthcare center. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

Hotline: (844) 442-2681

Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Line

The Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Line provides free and confidential assistance to callers needing emotional support or resource information as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This line is open seven (7) days a week from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m.

Support Line: 1-866-399-8938

This is a partnership between the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities, Beacon Health Options, and Behavioral Health Link.

Online Services Encouraged

The COVID-19 Update includes links to online services. 

Tax Commissioner’s Office

Due to ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19, the Georgia Department of Revenue is encouraging all taxpayers to conduct their business with the Department through online services. The Department offers a number of motor vehicle and tax related services online, without the need of person to person interactions.

You may send your payment to Camden County Tax Commissioner online or via mail at:
Camden County Tax Commissioner
P. O. Box 698
Woodbine, GA 31569

You are asked to take all precautionary measures as we look to service all residents and minimize exposure to the staff and our citizens. Thank you for your patience and your cooperation. You may contact the Camden County Tax Commissioner’s Office at 912-576-3248 if you require additional information. All updates regarding any changes in the operation of the office will be posted on the Camden County Tax Commissioner’s Office Facebook page or on the Camden County Government Facebook Page.

Online Service Links