Effective Monday, March 1, 2021, at 12:01 a.m., the Grey Bruce Health Unit moves to the Green Prevent Level of the Ontario COVID-19 Response Framework.

COVID-19 Vaccine Update: We are currently not booking vaccinations. Please avoid calling in an attempt to schedule vaccinations at this time. For week of March 1, vaccinations will focus on 2nd dose for all LTCH residents; First Responders (Police and Fire); Community Health Care Workers in Highest/Very High Categories; Community Needle Exchange Partners; and over 80 clients. For clients 80 years of age and older - primary care should be reaching out to them directly; and, for those in this group who do not have a primary care provider (or have a primary care provider outside of the Grey/Bruce region, a 1800 # will soon be available to book appointments.

Please do not call your healthcare provider to book an appointment.

Please do not call Health Unit to book an appointment.

Vaccine rollout details

Preparedness at Home

 

During many types of emergencies the normal services available to you may be disrupted. You may not have power, phone or internet services. You may not be able to buy food, access clean water from your taps or obtain money from the bank. The regions roads may be affected making movement difficult or impossible.

 

In order to keep your family healthy and safe it is a good idea to plan for emergency situations. Having made a plan, one of the best things you can do is prepare an emergency kit containing all your basic needs for a minimum of 72 hours. For more information see our factsheet or the links below.

 

Factsheets

Your Emergency Guide

26 weeks to Emergency Preparedness

Feeding Your Baby in an Emergency

http://www.bepreparedgreybrucehuron.com/

http://www.emergencymanagementontario.ca/english/beprepared/Step2BuildAKit/Step2_build_a_kit.html

http://www.getprepared.gc.ca/index-eng.aspx

 

Once you have a plan and an emergency kit it is a good idea to know if emergency situations are likely to occur. As Grey Bruce is affected by a number of extreme weather events it is useful to be aware of weather watches and warnings.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html?prov=son

 

 

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