Effective August 10, 2021 – Masking Requirements continue at all Labrador-Grenfell Health Facilities

Public Notice – August 10, 2021

Labrador-Grenfell Health is advising the public that mask-wearing is still mandatory in all health care facilities and congregate living settings including personal care homes and long-term care homes.

Although masks are no longer mandated in indoor public spaces, everyone is strongly encouraged to continue wearing masks as they feel comfortable. It is important for everyone to continue to follow public health guidance to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your communities including getting vaccinated, washing your hands frequently and wearing masks where required.

COVID-19 vaccination continues to be available across the Labrador-Grenfell Health region. To book an appointment of to find a walk-in clinic near you, please visit www.lghealth.ca/vaccine or call 1-833-703-5470.

Completing the online self-assessment at https://www.811healthline.ca/ or calling 811 if you are experiencing one or more symptoms of COVID-19 to arrange testing.

For more information on COVID-19 vaccines, please visit Health Canada. For up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19