County of Ventura, COVID-19 Update 6/22/20

Good Afternoon, Here’s your COVID-19 update from the County of Ventura. The numbers reflect data from Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Stats from 6/19, 6/20, 6/21

195 new cases

2,030 total cases

1,381 recovered cases

51 hospitalizations

18 in the ICU

606 active cases under quarantine

43 deaths (1 additional death 96 year old male with comorbidity)

4,285 new people tested

49, 193 total people tested

Antibody Testing: The Ventura County Health Care Agency is offering free covid-19 antibody testing. The test is a blood test that tells individuals if they have been previously exposed to COVID-19 and have developed antibodies to the disease. Testing is offered at locations throughout the County. More information at: or by calling 805-482-1904. The testing is part of a study with UCLA and California Lutheran University.

Antibody Testing Locations for the week of June 22

No cost. No insurance needed. No appointment needed.

Monday, June 22, Simi Valley, Santa Susana High School, 3570 Cochran Street, 93063 10 am to 6 pm

Tuesday, June 23, Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, 91362 10 am to 6pm

Tuesday, June 23, City of Oxnard Fire is offering testing at 1800 S. C Street in Oxnard, 93033 from 3 pm to 7 pm

Wednesday, June 24, Simi Valley Knolls Elementary School, 6334 Katherine Road, 93063 10 am to 6 pm

Wednesday, June 24, City of Ventura Fire is offering testing at Barranca Vista Park at 7750 Ralston Street in Ventura, 93003 11 am to 6 pm

Thursday, June 25 Moorpark, Chaparral Middle School, 280 Poindexter Ave., 93021 10 am to 6 pm

Friday, June 26, Simi Valley, Free Clinic of Simi Valley, 2003 Royal Ave. 93065 10 am to 6 pm

COVID-19 drive through testing sites

No cost. No insurance needed. No appointment needed.

Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Rd., Ventura CA 93003, M-F, 10-7
Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Rd., Moorpark, CA 93021 M-F, 10-7
Ford Dealership, 128 S. Hallock Dr., Santa Paula, CA 93060 M-F, 10-7
Oxnard College, 4000 S. Rose Ave., Oxnard, CA 93033 F-T, 10-7

Masks: The State of California requires face coverings in indoor public spaces, unless exempted by state guidelines for specific public settings (e.g., schools or childcare centers). Cloth face coverings or masks help reduce the spread of coronavirus especially when combined with physical distancing and frequent hand washing. All people in California, including those in Ventura County, must wear face coverings in public indoor spaces and outdoors when six-foot distancing is not possible. Learn more about the state issued guidance and limited exceptions here. Read a statement from Doctor Levin on masks at:

Ventura County Pandemic Rental Assistance Program Applications Available The program may provide temporary rental assistance for Ventura County residents with very low incomes who owe past-due rent because of a hardship due to COVID-19. Online applications will be accepted June 17 – July 1, 2020. Learn more at

Ventura County Business Assistance Grant Program applications launch June 24-July 8, 2020. The program includes grants of $5,000 for small businesses to alleviate impacts from COVID-19. Learn more at

Guidance for business: Additional businesses were permitted to reopen as of June 19. These sectors may reopen with modifications, social distancing protocols and completion of the attestation process at  

  • Personal Services: Nail salons, massage, skin care and cosmetology services, electrolysis, body art, tattoo parlors and piercing shops
  1. Can be open as of June 19, 2020.
  2. Facial massages, waxing, tattoos, makeup, piercings or electrolysis services may be performed so long as they can be done without the removal of the client’s mask.
  3. There is a 30-minute limitation on procedures and massages conducted in confined spaces. A confined space is a room without an open window. If a window is open in a room the procedure can be longer than 30 min.
  4. Personal services are required to follow the state guidance at
  • Movie Theaters
  1. Must follow the state guidance
  2. Can open June 26, 2020.
  • Wedding Ceremonies

1) Outdoor wedding ceremonies may be performed with up to 100 persons present who can be safely physically distanced or a lesser number up to what the venue can safely support.

2) Indoor wedding ceremonies with 25% capacity or up to 100 people, whichever is less.

3) No reception or party permitted.


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