Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

Public Health Contacts: COVID-19

Published on March 30, 2020

The following websites provide daily updates on pandemic response:

Public Health Northern Ontario: Northwestern Health Unit
Information on prevention and protection measures, confirmed cases and where to seek further medical assistance.

Updates to COVID-19 self-assessment tool:
The Ministry of Health’s self-assessment tool has been updated. Use the tool to determine what steps you should take if you exhibit symptoms.

Public Health Ontario
Public resources and factsheets on self-monitoring and self-isolation, and links to guidelines and statements from national and international public health organizations 

Ontario Ministry of Health
Find out how to protect yourself, what to do if you’re sick and how to recognize possible symptoms. Updated twice daily, in 30 languages.

Government of Canada (Health)
Prevention and preparedness measures, public resources and factsheets, and symptom information. 

Government of Canada (Travel Advisory and Advice)
Information on travel advisories and restrictions related to COVID-19.

Telehealth Ontario
A free and confidential service where Registered Nurses are available to take calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1-866-797-0000 (toll-free)
TTY 1-866-797-0007

Northwestern Health Unit Call Centre
For general information about COVID-19:
Call COVID-19 hotline: 1-866-468-2240 
Availability: Monday-Friday 8:30-8:00, Saturday and Sunday 9:00-5:00