Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer

Practice physical distancing to limit the number of people come into close contact with

Stay home and only leave for essential trips to obtain food or medication

Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands

If you are ill, or if you have travelled, you are ordered to stay home by the Medical Officer of Health for 14 days

Only essential businesses remain open. These businesses maximize physical distancing and limit in-person access as much as possible

With the global COVID-19 or Coronavirus pandemic, this can be a stressful time for us all. As governments from all levels work to coordinate their response, people in Ottawa are urged to stay up to date on prevention measures and latest updates from Ottawa Public Health. 

City Declares State of Emergency

The City of Ottawa declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 public health crisis.

Grocery and Delivery Services in Ward 13

COVID-19 update with information about grocery and delivery services in Ward 13.

COVID-19 Guidance for Multi-Unit Dwellings

Public Health Ottawa provided guidance for multi-unit dwellings.

COVID-19 Guidance for Retail Stores

Public Health Ottawa provided guidance for retail stores including groceries and pharmacies.

Human Needs Response to COVID-19 Crisis

The City outlined actions it will take to accommodate human needs including children services. 

Federal Government Response to COVID-19 Crisis

The federal government outlined economic and health measures in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

City Responds to COVID-19 Crisis

This is an update concerning the City of Ottawa's response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. 

COVID-19 Directives from City & Ottawa Public Health

Update from City staff and Ottawa Public Health concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

City of Ottawa Begins COVID-19 Response

Outline of City of Ottawa's first stages of response to COVID-19 pandemic. 

Introduction to COVID-19 Virus

First update from Ottawa Public Health concerning the COVID-19 virus.

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