COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Below you will find the information and resources that the Village of Port Clements has regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. This page is updated as information becomes available for release.

Guide on Resources and Economic Supports Available during COVID-19 by the Council of the Haida Nation here

ESSENTIAL SERVICE WORKER PERMIT APPLICATION

Community Notices:

Province of BC news release: K-12 students have optional in-class instruction on June 1, 2020. More information here

Minister’s statement on hate crimes

Helping B.C. agriculture, food businesses plan for COVID-19 recovery

Recreational Boaters asked to avoid unnecessary travel May long weekend

New COVID-19 Message from ISC BC Region on Supports here

Northern Health Information Bulletin: surgery pre-admission changes to keep patients safe

PROVINCIAL PLAN TO RESTART BC SAFELY & SLOWLY HERE

Updated and new Government of Canada information for Parents, Isolating at Home, and Coronavirus Prevention and Risks.

CHN April 30th, 2020 Joint Release on Travel Restrictions:

For more information on Vancouver Island Regional Library’s online services please click here. For more information on getting a card online click here.

For more information on Canada Emergency Response Benefit for Workers and Businesses click here

For more information on the Federal Governments’ COVID-19 Economic Response Plan click here

For more information from the Canada Revenue Agency on changes to taxes and benefits due to COVID-19 click here

Province of BC: Companies, societies and co-operatives now able to meet electronically

PROVINCE OF BC: NEW COVID-19 SUPPORTS FOR BUSINESSES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

MINISTRY OF HEALTH, HOW TO CARE FOR YOURSELF AND OTHERS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Info-Site/Documents/COVID-19-Care-for-yourself-others.pdf

Business Reminder:

If your business is not in operation due to COVID-19 or you need to shut-off your water and sewer utilities, please contact the Village office. Without these utilities being disconnected or the business no longer being in operation we cannot stop utility billings due to legislative requirements

CONTACT NUMBERS:

Food Bank (Masset) 250-626-7517

Employment Insurance 1-800-531-7555

Provincial Support Programs 1-888-268-4319

Federal Support Programs 1-833-784-4397

If you are experiencing symptoms:

HealthLink BC   811 (Deaf or hard of hearing 711)

Northern Health 1-844-645-7811

Old Masset Health Centre  250-626-3911

Skidegate Health Centre  250-559-4610

For Information on enhanced digital library services, please follow the link: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2020EDUC0019-000652

INFORMATION PROVIDED BY TELUS IN REGARDS TO COVID-19, PLEASE FOLLOW LINKS BELOW:

https://www.telus.com/en/about/covid-19-updates?linktype=notification_bar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYU2YSY9S8Q&feature=youtu.be

https://www.telus.com/en/about/company-overview/community-investment/how-we-give/cause-campaigns/internet-for-good/?INTCMP=VAN_internetforgood

https://www.telus.com/en/about/company-overview/community-investment/how-we-give/cause-campaigns/mobility-for-good?INTCMP=VAN_mobilityforgood