Local news, events & businesses in Birmingham, Alabama.

Click here for the latest updates from Al.com on coronavirus in Birmingham.

Should I get tested?

You should contact your healthcare provider to determine if a test is needed. Health officials say you should not show up in person at a doctor’s office or hospital, rather contact them by phone.

Click here  for testing locations.

Alabama COVID-19 24/7 Hotline

1-888-264-2256 for testing sites and hours of operation.

How to file for unemployment

Click here  or call 1-866-234-5382. Online filing is encouraged.

Birmingham, AL Virtual Tip Jar

For service industry people who can't work because of restaurants and bars closing, click here

For more information about coronavirus, click on the text links below



World Health Organization


WHB Podcast Series on Coronavirus