COVID-19

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. See the report HERE

How to care for a child with Covid-19 at home: Advice for caregivers

Children who have mild COVID-19 symptoms are able to stay at home with a caregiver throughout their recovery without needing hospitalization. If you are caring for a child who has suspected or probable COVID-19, it is important to follow the steps below to protect yourself and others in the home, as well as those in…

Five long reads for lockdown

From a Canadian town with a traumatic past to a Pakistani prisoner of war in India – stories to pass the time indoors. https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/long-reads-lockdown-200326075342180.html

COVID-19 advice for the public: Healthy Parenting

The World Health Organization has published some content to help parents interact constructively with their children during this time of confinement. These six one-page tips for parents cover planning one-on-one time, staying positive, creating a daily routine, avoiding bad behaviour, managing stress, and talking about COVID-19. Use them to your and your kids’ advantage, and…

Do’s and don’ts of self-isolation

For those of you who may have to self-isolate here are some do’s and dont’s from the BC Ministry of Health and the BC Centre for Disease Control.