reopening Ontario step 3

Ontario is in Step Three of the Roadmap to Reopen as of Friday July 16, 2021. Visit the Current Level page for more details.

Covid-19 vaccinations: To book a COVID-19 immunization appointment, for either a first or second dose, visit the COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments page.

Second Doses: For information on second doses, including eligibility for accelerated second doses and vaccine interchangeability, visit the COVID-19 Information on Vaccine Second Doses page.


Important COVID-19 Guidance

  • If a child has 1 or more new symptoms, they must not go to school or child care. Details on the Child with Symptoms page.  
  • If anyone has symptoms, the entire household must self-isolate. Details on the Self-Isolation page.
  • Definition of who could be high-risk and low-risk contacts on the Frequently Asked Questions page.   
  • Instructions if someone in the house is a high-risk contact with no symptoms, (this includes children in a dismissed cohort):
    • Parents/caregivers/others in the household must stay home except for essential reasons, such as work. Details on the Workplace FAQs page.
    • Any children in the house can go to school or child care in person. Details on the Parents & Caregivers page.


Popular COVID-19 Resources


Current Status of COVID-19

All data for the area served by the TBDHU is presented on the Current COVID-19 Data in TBDHU page.


Local Updates

Dr. Janet DeMille, Medical Officer of Health for TBDHU, provides an update: 

Visit our YouTube playlist Weekly CBC Interviews with Dr. Janet DeMille for previous updates.


Who can I call with questions?

  • Telehealth Toll-Free at 1-866-797-0000 
  • Thunder Bay District Health Unit at (807) 625-5900 or Toll-Free at 1-888-294-6630
  • TBDHU District Offices:
    • Nipigon/Red Rock (807) 886-1060
    • Schreiber/Terrace Bay (807) 825-7770
    • Marathon/Manitouwadge (807) 229-1820
    • Greenstone (807) 854-0454

TBDHU staff are available Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to answer calls related to COVID-19.


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Last Updated: 16/07/2021