Halton Region Public Health is focusing on those most at risk of COVID-19. Testing is currently recommended for the following people who have symptoms (external link) (e.g., fever, new cough, difficulty breathing, etc.):
Individuals without symptoms are NOT being tested at this time.
Anyone who develops symptoms, whether they have travelled or not, should self-isolate for 14 days, or until they have been symptom-free for 24 hours, whichever is longer. Those with mild symptoms and no complications do not need to contact Public Health.
Residents with SEVERE symptoms are asked to call 9-1-1 immediately.
Please visit halton.ca/COVID19 for more information.
Learn about Regional program and service impacts related to COVID-19.
Halton Region Public Health is closely monitoring the situation to ensure preparedness and take action where appropriate to protect the health and safety of residents.
We are continuing to deliver Blue Box, Green Cart, garbage collection and Halton Waste Management Site services. We will continue to assess impacts as the COVID-19 situation evolves.
To support eligible health care and frontline workers respond to COVID-19, Halton Region has partnered with local child care operators to provide emergency licensed child care.
Donations to the United Way COVID-19 Emergency Fund will be distributed directly to community agencies working with vulnerable populations in our community.
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