NAN COVID-19 Updates & Resources

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are you experiencing symptoms?

If you think you have coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, use the self-assessment to help determine how to seek further care.

Contact your primary care provider or Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 if you’re experiencing symptoms of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

Please do not visit an assessment centre unless you have been referred by a health care professional.

Do not call 911 unless it is an emergency.

COVID-19 Updates LIVE from the NAN Executive

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Latest Updates

NAN COVID-19 Bulletin- August 6, 2020

Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) COVID-19 Update                                                                                                                                            Thunder Bay District Health Unit Confirmed Positive (August 6): 99Active Cases: 3 (last reported on August 5)Resolved Cases: 95Deceased:
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Red Lake Recreation Centre

(807) 727-2064  Check the Recreation Calendar at                Red Lake Community Centre fitness facilities opened on August 4 with updated safety measures in
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Framework for Decision Making on Easing Restrictions in NAN Territory

Dear NAN Community Members, Since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 to be a global pandemic on March 11, 2020, many nations, including our
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NorWest Community Health Centres

Update August 6: 10am-6pm 7days              COVID-19 screening before entry – No public phone or washroom – No coffee – Harm reduction supplies given outside site
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Red Lake Health Unit- Northwestern Health Unit

Update August 4, 2020 Red Lake Ferry Safety Measures Visit their website below: Red Lake Health Unit
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Deputy Grand Chief Jason Smallboy on Wawatay Radio

August 4, 2020
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Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority- Northwestern Health Unit

Updated August 4, 2020:  On August 3, the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) was notified that a symptomatic health care professional working out
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Wally McKay on Wawatay Radio

July 31, 2020
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Travel Ban lifted for Poplar Hill First Nation

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Notice from Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation

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Infographics for Easing Restrictions in NAN Territory

These infographics have been developed by the NAN COVID-19 Task Team and NAN Communications to support the Framework for Decision Making on Easing Restrictions in
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Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox on Wawatay Radio

July 28, 2020
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Norwestern Health Unit Dryden

All 2019-2020 grade 7 students who missed their second dose of immunizations due to COVID-19 and school closures, please contact your local NWHU office to
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Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Update July 24, 2020: The Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre (SLMHC) is asking the public to bring their own masks.  SLMHC is now
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Red Lake Area Emergency Shelter

Update: The Red Lake Shelter are providing water bottle delivery around the community throughout the summer months. The Shelter provides daily transportation services for appointments,
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