COVID-19 - information in several languages

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Corona vaccine

Until further notice, people living in Risør will be contacted by phone about an appointment for vaccination. You do not need to contact the Municipality or your doctor to get on the waiting list.

The Corona vaccine is free.

Read more Coronavirus immunisation programme - Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Smittestopp app

Smittestopp is an app from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health ("Folkehelsesinstituttet (FHI)" in Norwegian). The app is intended to help prevent coronavirus from spreading among the population and is completely voluntary to use. You must be 16 or older to use the app. Read more and download the app

Corona testing

Call the test phone: 480 29 544
Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 08:30 - 10:00. 

The test is free of charge. We only test if you have the coronavirus, we do not take antibody tests. The test is a nose and throat test.

Norwegian Institute of Public Health

General information about coronavirus in other languages
Information about home quarantine and home isolation in several languages: engelsk, arabisk, dari, farsi, fransk, italiensk, kurmanji, litauisk, pashto, polsk, punjabi, russisk, somali, samisk (nord- og sørsamisk), sorani, spansk, tegalog, thai, tigrinja, tyrkisk, tysk, urdu og vietnamesisk.

Information from helsenorge.no

Preventing the spread of the coronavirus is the most important step to slow down the infection rate and avoid widespread illness. With fewer people in need of medical care at the same point of time, our health and care services will be better able to care for those in need. We can all help to prevent the spread  - Thank you for contributing!
Read more: helsenorge.no/coronavirus

Useful websites in other languages

Directorate of Integration and Diversity (IMDi) 
Corona pandemic: Useful websites in other languages

Information from Mayor Per Kristian Lunden to all immigrants

Information from Mayor Per Kristian Lunden in arabic

Information from Mayor Per Kristian Lunden in somali

Information from Mayor Per Kristian Lunden in swahili

Information from Mayor Per Kristian Lunden in tigrinja