March 13, 2020
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At the Canadian Mental Health Association, Elgin branch, the health and safety of our participants, staff, volunteers, and community is very important. At this time, we will not be suspending services in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic; however, we continue to monitor the situation closely and are prepared to act as required.
We are recommending everyone to adhere to COVID-19 guidelines produced by The World Health Organization, Health Canada, Ontario Health, and local health units.
If you have recently travelled and are experiencing
You should self-isolate contact your local health unit for further instruction.
It is recommended that all who have travelled monitor their symptoms and avoid large crowds for 14 days. For those who have travelled to higher risk destinations, such as Italy, Iran, or Hubei Province (China), you should contact your local health unit upon return to Canada and regardless of symptoms, self-isolate for 14 days.
How can you protect yourself and your family?
For further information: Please see the following links:
For mental health and addictions information, support or crisis services contact Reach Out at 519-433-2023 or 1-866-933-2023.