updated March 19, 2020

If you would like anything added or updated please email cao@villageofchampion.ca

Alberta Chief Medical Officers Updates

https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIjLnr5emm6AIVBdVkCh0UOgw0EAAYASABEgJlnvD_BwE#statement

Alberta Frequently Asked Question of the Public on the Coronavirus
https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/info/ppih/if-ppih-ncov-2019-public-faq.pdf

Alberta Health Link 811

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/info/Page12630.aspx

For out-of-province or internet phone users, call 1-866-408-5465.

Alberta Mass Gathering Restrictions

Effective March 17: New public health measures are now recommended to limit the time Albertans spend in large crowds and crowed spaces.

https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx#p22780s5  

Alberta Motor Vehicles Update  Coronavirus

To help support Albertans self-isolating and practicing social distancing, we are extending expiry dates for Alberta driver’s licences, vehicle registrations and other permits and certificates until May 15, 2020.

https://www.alberta.ca/vehicle-registration-renewal.aspx

Alberta Provincial Health Ministers Updates

https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Journey/COVID-19/Pages/COVID-Self-Assessment.aspx?utm_source=google&utm_medium=sem&utm_campaign=Covid19&utm_term=self-assessment&utm_content=GoA-sitelink-v1&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIjLnr5emm6AIVBdVkCh0UOgw0EAAYASACEgJ-VPD_BwE

Banks and credit unions

   Credit unions

  • Business members should contact their credit union directly to work out a plan for their personal situation

   ATB Financial

  • Small business customers can:
    • apply for a payment deferral on loans and lines of credit for up to 6 months
    • access additional working capital
  • Other businesses and agriculture customers can access support on a one-on-one basis. Further solutions are being considered at this time

Canada – Frequently Asked Questions 

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/canadas-reponse.html

Canada Health Minister Updates

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

Canada Public Health Agency

The Public Health Agency of Canada empowers Canadians to improve their health. In partnership with others, its activities focus on preventing disease and injuries, promoting good physical and mental health, and providing information to support informed decision making. It values scientific excellence and provides national leadership in response to public health threats.

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health.html

Canada Response Plan

https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html

Canadians Abroad

https://www.canada.ca/en/global-affairs/news/2020/03/government-of-canada-to-provide-financial-assistance-to-canadians-abroad.html

Canadian Border Services

https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/menu-eng.html

Canadian Income Tax filing and updates

Centre for Disease Control ( CDC)

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Champion Library

https://championlibrary.ca/

Champion Business Directory

Business Directory

Cleaning in Public Facilities

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/info/ppih/if-ppih-covid-19-environmental-cleaning-public-facilities.pdf

Coronavirus Information

1-833-784-4397

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

Doctor Access Remotely

https://www.telus.com/en/ab/health/personal/Babylon

Babylon by TELUS Health is a free healthcare mobile app that allows you to check symptoms, consult with doctors* and access your health records*

Emergency Services Canada 

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/emergency-preparedness/making-an-emergency-kit.html

Emergency Preparedness Alberta

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/emergency-preparedness/making-an-emergency-kit.html

Emotional Support

Healthcare Services

Hospital Information for People Visiting Patients

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page17001.aspx

Infection Prevention and Control  Canada

IPAC Canada is a multidisciplinary member-based association committed to public wellness and safety by advocating for best practices in infection prevention and control in all settings.

https://ipac-canada.org/coronavirus-resources.php

Isolation support

https://www.alberta.ca/covid-19-supports-for-albertans.aspx

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/self-monitoring-self-isolation-isolation-for-covid-19.html

Job-protected leave

Changes to the Employment Standards Code will allow full and part-time employees to take 14 days of job-protected leave if they are:

  • required to self-isolate
  • caring for a child or dependent adult that is required to self-isolate

https://www.alberta.ca/covid-19-support-for-employers.aspx

Market Street Foods   Vulcan

Home

Money and Resources for person(s)  of need – will continue to update

https://www.casw-acts.ca/en/resources/government-canada-coronavirus-disease-covid-19-resources

Important Phone Numbers
• Addiction Helpline – 1-866-332-2322
• Family Violence – Find Supports – 310-1818
• Income Supports – 1-866-644-5135
• Kids Help Phone – 1-800-668-6868
• Mental Health Helpline – 1-877-303-2642
• MyHealth.Alberta.ca: List of Important Numbers
• Toll Free Crisis Line / Distress Centres
o 780 area code: 1-800-482-4357
o 403 area code: 1-800-784-2433

Palliser Regional Schools

https://www.pallisersd.ab.ca/about-us/news/post/welcome-to-palliser-s-new-website

Pharmacy’s

Life Med Pharmacy GUARDIAN

Pharmacy 218 Centre St Open ⋅ Closes 6 p.m.· (403) 485-2552

https://www.guardian-ida-pharmacies.ca/en/alberta/vulcan/life-med-pharmacy-2-7017599?utm_source=Google&utm_medium=maps&utm_campaign=Local_Presence

Market Street Remedy’sRx

Pharmacy 121 1 St S Open ⋅ Closes 6 p.m.· (403) 485-2919

https://www.remedys.ca/en/alberta/vulcan/market-street-remedysrx-7016067?utm_source=Google&utm_medium=maps&utm_campaign=Local_Presence

Primary Care Providers Information

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page16956.aspx

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/how-to-care-for-person-with-covid-19-at-home-advice-for-caregivers.html

Personal Protective Equipment

Properly wearing  Surgical and N95 masks where needed

N95 respirators and surgical masks (face masks) are examples of personal protective equipment that are used to protect the wearer from airborne particles and from liquid contaminating the face. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Donning and Doffing Surgical Disposable Gloves

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/pdfs/PPE-Sequence-508.pdf

RCMP 
As always please use 911 for emergencies only and in the case of an emergency dial 9-1-1 immediately. Advise the 911 operators if you have coronavirus symptoms or the virus.

http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/en/news/2020/rcmp-response-coronavirus-disease-covid-19?re

Self Assessment – How to Self Assess

https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Journey/COVID-19/Pages/COVID-Self-Assessment.aspx?utm_source=google&utm_medium=sem&utm_campaign=Covid19&utm_term=self-assessment&utm_content=GoA-sitelink-v1&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIjLnr5emm6AIVBdVkCh0UOgw0EAAYASACEgJ-VPD_BwE

Self Isolation  Suggested Procedures (Alberta)

https://open.alberta.ca/dataset/44e7c639-7bb6-4bb4-9138-1abf5c56a7b8/resource/91cd86ac-7eaf-4376-9f9a-0b600a9af2fa/download/health-self-isolation-information-sheet.pdf

Social Distancing
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/social-distancing.html

UI Claims and Data
https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/corporate/notices/coronavirus.html

Village of Champion office

is closed to the public.  Staff are available by phone at 403 897 3833.

Vulcan County

https://www.vulcancounty.ab.ca/

County services will continue to be available via telephone, email and other electronic means. Please contact us during regular office hours at 403-485-2241 or email reception@vulcancounty.ab.ca. If residents know the staff they have been working with they can continue to contact them directly.

Vulcan County FCSS
https://www.vulcanandregionfcss.com/wp/

Vulcan Hospital
https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/findhealth/facility.aspx?id=1001052

Wash Your Hands

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/reduce-spread-covid-19-wash-your-hands.html

World Health Organization (WHO) Updates

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019