Public Advisory – March 20, 2020
UPDATE March 23, 2020
The Department of Health and Community Services announced that all long-term care homes within Newfoundland and Labrador be closed to visitors effective end of day.
View this announcement here.
Labrador-Grenfell Health recognizes that the COVID-19 pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation. We continue to work diligently to respond accordingly and prioritize and ensure appropriate care and services continue.
The safety, health and comfort of residents is Labrador-Grenfell Health’s priority. We are working to alleviate any potential impact from the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, we are advising the public that effective immediately, visitors are no longer permitted at the Happy Valley-Goose Bay Long-Term Care Home.
While we recognize that this is a difficult time for residents and their families, Labrador-Grenfell Health reassures the public that these measures are being taken to ensure the health and safety of residents and staff.
For more information on COVID-19, please visit the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s webpage www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/.
View this notice in PDF here.