COVID Requirements Lifted at UUCS September 2022

The Reopening Team has worked diligently over the past 2 years to keep our congregants healthy and safe during the COVID pandemic. We are now in a new phase of living with COVID and so are eliminating all prior COVID restrictions.
– no mask mandates
– no proof of vaccination requirement
– no contact tracing

When and How to Use a COVID Home Test.- article in Statesman Journal, January 29, 2022

Did You Test Positive for COVID-19? info as of January 14, 2022

Following the CDC recommendations and the mandates of our Governor, UUCS closed its doors and moved everything online. Listed below you’ll find a variety of information including church activities and links to external resources for living in a time of pandemic.

Church Activities

Services and Lifespan Religious Education: Each week during the pandemic, Rev. Rick and the Worship Team record a service and upload it to our YouTube channel. Information about the services is found under Upcoming Services and Past Services under the “Worship”menu. In the same place, you can find information about the family-oriented version of the service that the Lifespan Religious Education team provides for families and children.

Lifelines Wants to Help You: If you are in need of support, contact our Lifelines team for help.

UUCS Meetings during the Pandemic: UUCS is holding all meetings using our phones and computers. If you want to schedule a meeting, or you need help with how to join a meeting, send an email to

Share Your Photos on Facebook: Share moments of joy and beauty with our community.

Make Masks with LRE: Join other members of the UUCS community making masks.

Meditation Online Wednesday and Saturday

Additional Resources

Where to find a vaccine; (April 3, 2020)  Albertsons/Safeway Pharmacies


Oregon’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has a resource page dedicated to COVID-19 that employers might find useful when evaluating risk exposure and hazards to their employees in the workplace. Check out the resources here.  (posted December 12, 2020)

Put the “Me” Back in Merry: Self Care During the Holiday Season

Pandemic 101 How to Get a Covid-19 test and Salem Specific Resources (as of November 20,2020)

Helping Children (and Adults!) Deal with the Pandemic

Novel Coronavirus Information      Lots of links here to the CDC, and to local information

Fun Virtual Activities While Sheltering at Home