Dollar General announced Monday its plan to dedicate the first hour of operations to senior customers amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

“Dollar General is strongly encouraging that the first hour of operations each day be dedicated solely for the shopping needs of senior customers, who are one of the groups most vulnerable to the COVID-19 coronavirus,” the company said in a news release.

Store hours have also been adjusted to close one hour earlier. For more information, click here.

The Senior Hour at Dollar General stores begins Tuesday, March 17.