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COVID-19 Response

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How to Contact the NAN COVID-19 Task Force

Please send all inquires regarding COVID-19 to emergency@nan.ca
This e-mail will be constantly monitored. All inquiries will be directed to the appropriate resources who will respond as quickly as possible.

 

Safety Precautions for COVID-19

The status of the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is changing daily. NAN is increasing our efforts to ensure that our First Nations and community members have the necessary information and resources to safely and effectively deal with this situation.

It is important to note that NAN is not a health authority. Please seek medical assistance if you are feeling ill.

 

ISC Funding Process

COVID-19 Funding Relief Request Template

COVID-19: First Nation Community Guide on Accessing Additional Supports- Ontario Region

Letter to Chiefs and Health Directors- March 20, 2020

ISC Ontario region COVID-19 Questions and Answers

Memo from Grand Chief on COVID-19 Emergency Response Funding Process for Ontario Region- March 20, 2020

 

NAN COVID-19 Team

NAN-COVID-19 Organizational Structure

COVID-19 Tools & Resources

How to Isolate At Home When You Have COVID-19

How to Care for a Person with COVID-19 At Home

FAQ- Public Health Measures on COVID-19

COVID-19 Screening Questions

Wash Your Hands Graphic- English

Wash Your Hands Graphic-Oji-Cree

 

Public Health Resources

About Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Information Sheet- Oji-Cree

COVID-19 Information Sheet- English

COVID-19- Be Prepared Factsheet

COVID-19 Handout- Public Health Agency of Canada

My Coronavirus Story

NAN PSA on COVID-19- Oji-Cree

NAN PSA on COVID-19- Ojibway

Pandemic/Epidemic/Infectious Disease- Tool

Pandemic/Epidemic Emergency Management Plan

Know the Facts about COVID-19

Vulnerable Populations and COVID-19

What is the Coronavirus?

 

Indigenous Services Canada Resources

Healthcare Professional Self-Screening of COVID-19 

Self-Screening for COVID-19 of all Healthcase Professionals prior to Assignment into First Nations Communities

COVID-19 Questions and Answers- First Nations

ISC's Role and Contributions- COVID-19

COVID-19 General Questions

ISC's Preparedness and Response to COVID-19

Bulletin to First Nations in Ontario- March 17, 2020

Recommended disinfection and sanitation practices for aircrafts- English

Recommended disinfection and sanitation practices for aircrafts- French

Interim Guideline: Medical Air Travel during declared pandemics

Interim Guideline: medical accommodations during declared pandemics

Interim Guideline: Medical transportation during declared pandemics

Interim Medical Transportation Guidelines- COVID-19

 

First Nation Pandemic Planning Resources

Community COVID-19 Pandemic Plan TEMPLATE

Pandemic Influenza Plan

Pandemic Planning for Employers

Municipal Business Continuety Plan Template

Continuity of Decision Making: ToolKit for Municipalities

Resource Planning Worksheet

Environmental Scan of Pandemic Readiness

 

NAN Updates

Memo from Grand Chief- March 26, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 25, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 25, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 24, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 24, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 23, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 20, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 20, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 19, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 18, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 17, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 16, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 15, 2020

Memo from Grand Chief- March 14, 2020

 

NAN Announcements

NAN Announces a COVID-19 Task Team- March 16, 2020

NAN Staff Work from Home- Message from Grand Chief- March 16, 2020

Message from Grand Chief- March 13, 2020

NAN Travel Advisory- March 12, 2020

 

NAN Community Updates

Muskrat Dam First Nation Closing the Borders

Bearskin Lake First Nation Declares State of Emergency- March 20, 2020

Statement and Directives from the Chiefs and Council of Kashechewan First Nation- March 20, 2020

Marten Falls First Nation- State of Emergency- March 21, 2020

Sandy Lake First Nation- Non-Essential Travel Ban- March 20, 2020

Weenusk First Nation Statement from Chief and Council- March 20, 2020

Letter to Mushkegowuk Council Grand Chief from The North West Company- March 19, 2020

Ontario First Nations Limited Partnership Bulletin Update

Chiefs of Ontario Memo of COVID-19 Emergency Measures Update- March 19, 2020

Wapekeka First Nation State of Emergency- March 19, 2020

Muskrat Dam First Nation Travel Advisory- March 18, 2020

North Spirit Lake First Nation Update- March 18, 2020

Chapleau Cree First Nation Closing Office- March 18, 2020

Preventative Measures for Moose Cree First Nation- March 17, 2020

Constance Lake First Nation declares State of Emergency- March 17, 2020

Neskantaga First Nation Community Notice- March 16, 2020

Fort Albany First Nation Community Notice- March 16, 2020

Lac Seul First Nation Public Notice Page- March 16, 2020

North Spirit Lake First Nation Update- March 16, 2020

Bearskin Lake First Nation Travel Ban- March 13, 2020

Cat Lake First Nation Travel Ban- March 13, 2020

North Caribou Lake First Nation Memo- March 13, 2020

Mushkegowuk Council Public Communique- March 13, 2020

 

Housing/Infrastructure & Emergency Management

Ontario Energy Board- COVID-19 Update- March 24, 2020

Wataynikaneyap Power COVID-19 Update- March 16, 2020

Memo from Ontario Hydro- March 19, 2020

Remote Northern Transportation Office Update- March 19, 2020

Hydro One Remote Communities' Response to COVID-19

 

Municipal Updates

City of Thunder Bay COVID-19 updates

Thunder Bay News Release- Changes to Transit- March 20, 2020

Fort Frances Press- Release- Declared Emergency to the Province due to Public Health Concerns- March 19, 2020

Municipal Emergency Control Group Monitoring COVID-19- Thunder Bay- March 19, 2020

City of Thunder Bay- COVID-19 Update on Services including No Visitors Allowed at Pioineer Ridge- March 18, 2020

The Municipality of Sioux Lookout Addresses COVID-19 Pandemic- Update- March 18, 2020

Fort Frances Press Release- Town of Fort Frances Emergency Control Group- March 18, 2020

Thunder Bay COVID-19 Update on City Services Including Closure of Child Care Centres- March 17, 2020

Sioux Lookout Notice of Municipal Closures- March 17, 2020

Dryden COVID-19 Update- March 16, 2020

Fort Frances Press Release- Town of Fort Frances Emergency Control Group- March 16, 2020

Dryden COVID-19 Update and City of Dryden Service Disruptions- March 13, 2020

Fort Frances Press Release- COVID-19- March 13, 2020

Statement from Thunder Bay Mayor Mauro on COVID-19 Preparedness

 

Legal Updates

Letter from Ministry of the Solicitor General- March 23, 2020

Scheduling of Criminal and Family Matters in the Ontario Court of Justice- March 20, 2020

To all members of the legal profession, staff and students in the Northwest Region

Criminal, family trials on hold as Ontario court taknes new steps on COVID-19

NALSC COVID-19 Pandemic Continuity and Health & Safety Plan

 

Court/NAPS Announcements

MEMO- Timmins Courts

NAPS Contact Information

Nishnawbe Aski Nation legal Services Corporation Northern Courts from March 18 - May 7, 2020

Dryden Memo from Honourable Justice Elder- March 18, 2020

Kenora Memo from Honourable Justice Elder- March 18, 2020

Fort Frances Memo from Honourable Justice Elder- March 18, 2020

Northwest Region Memo from Honourable Justice Elder- March 18, 2020

 

FNIHB Pandemic Resources

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Organizer Guide

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Facilitator Guide

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Scenario and Questions

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Response Sheet

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Improvement Plan

Exercise to Assess or Draft your Communicable Disease Emergency Plan

Communicable Disease Emergency Tabletop Exercise Feedback Form

Communicable Disease Emergency Plan

Pandemic Tabletop Exercise Participant Workbook

Health Director Letter- February 27, 2020

 

Travel Advisories

AirCreebec COVID-19 Information

Wasaya COVID-19 Scheduled Flight Passenfer Screening Guideline

Porter Airlines Temporarly Suspends flights- March 18, 2020

North Star Air Ltd COVID-19 update- march 17, 2020

Perimeter Aviation- March 16, 2020

 

Ontario Works Updates

Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services Social Assistance COVID-19 Early Measures

Other Resources/Announcements

TBRHSC Memo on Emergency Department entrance closed to staff

TBRSHC Memo on Ontario taking steps to esnure health care resources available during COVID-19

TBRHSC Daily Situational Report- March 24, 2020

AFN declares State of Emergency on COVID-10 Pandemic- March 24, 2020

Fourth Case of COVID-19 in the Porcupine Health Unit Area- March 23, 2020

Porcupine Health Unite Media Release- March 23, 2020- French

Porcupine Health Unit Media Release- March 23, 2020

TBRHSC Daily Situation Report- March 23, 2020

Protection of Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic

TBRHSC Daily Situation Reports

Media Release- First case of COVID-19 reported in the Porcupine Health unite area- March 19, 2020

TBRHSC Daily Situation Report- March 21, 2020

Order In Council- Declaration of Emergency under the Emergency Management & Civil Protection Act- March 17, 2020

Need a Helpline?

Care-Based Approaches to Remote Work

Living in an Abusive relationship: Strategies for Staying Safer

Men's Services: Support Services for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse

LGBT Youthline

Talk 4 Healing

Safer Drug use During the COVID-19 Outbreak

How to Talk to your kids about Coronavirus

Casino Closures- March 17, 2020

TBRHSC Media Release- March 18, 2020

Hydro One Pandemic Relief Fund

Kids Help Phone

Kids Help Phone Line: 1-800-668-6868

Thunder Bay District Health Unit

World Health Organization

Public Health Agency of Canada

Ontario Ministry of Health

TBRHSC Media Release- March 13, 2020