COVID-19 Resources and Information

March 20, 2020

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)


For a list of all cancelled LFS programs, click here. 
 
The COVID-19 outbreak was declared a global pandemic by World Health Organization (WHO). Alberta declared a public health emergency. City of Lethbridge declared a state of local emergency. 

If you have concerns about your health:

TRUSTED COVID-19 RESOURCES

Avoid speculation and rely only on information provided by public health authorities to make important decisions that affect your family and loved ones. Some trusted sources of information include: 

Local

Provincial

National   

International


Translated Resources 

Alberta Health Services has gathered COVID-19 resources available in your language:


About COVID-19



PREVENTION

Alberta implemented measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, including new mandatory self-isolation requirements and mass gathering restrictions. Find tips to prepare your household in case you need to self-isolate at home.

TALKING TO YOUR CHILDREN ABOUT COVID-19


For helpful advice on handling stressful situations and ways to talk to children.

RESOURCES FOR PARENTS

Parents may want to supplement student learning by providing their children with additional resources. The following provincial resources are available to parents:


SUPPORT FOR INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES


Support for individuals and families
Support for people facing unemployment
Support for people who are sick, quarantined, or in directed self-isolation
Support for people who are unable to work
Support for people who need it most
Support for seniors
Support for students and recent graduates

Support to Businesses

Avoiding layoffs
Access to credit
Support for farmers
Supporting financial stability
More flexibility

OTHER RESOURCES 


Visit Alberta Health Services for a comprehensive list of all tools and health resources.

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