COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease)

NWT Daily Brief for April 7, 2020 | updated weekdays

Program and service availability during COVID-19.

Health Information

The Health and Social Services Website is the best source for accurate and up-to-date COVID-19 health information in the Northwest Territories.

For General Questions about COVID-19, contact covid@gov.nt.ca  

For Questions on self-isolating contact protectnwt@gov.nt.ca or 1-833-378-8297

Health Resources:

Latest Announcements

The Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs, Paulie Chinna, has extended the territory-wide State of Emergency under the Emergency Management Act. 

The Minister of Health and Social Services Diane Thom extended the territory-wide Public Health Emergency on April 1, which was first declared 14 days prior under the Northwest Territories Public Health Act

Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), Paulie Chinna, declared a territory-wide  State of Emergency under the Emergency Management Act to support ongoing efforts to protect public health in the Northwest Territories.

The NWT Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Kami Kandola has ordered all travel into the Northwest Territories prohibited with limited exceptions to combat COVID-19 in the territory.

The Chief Public Health Officer Issues a Public Health Order  – COVID-19 Travel Restrictions and Self-Isolation Protocol

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Information for Travellers

If you arrived in the NWT within the past 14 days you must self-isolate and complete the approved self-isolation plan.  

Information for Post-Secondary Students

If you arrived in the NWT within the past 14 days you must self-isolate and complete the approved self-isolation plan.  

Information for Businesses + Employees

Information for Parents

Information for GNWT Employees

Information for Health Care Providers

General Information about COVID-19

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Government of Canada

For the latest updates from the Government of Canada, please visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html

 

Last modified: 
April 8, 2020