COVID-19: People Who Use Substances

During the “Province-wide Shutdown”, in Northern Ontario from December 26, 2020 to January 9, 2021, all emergency shelters will stay open. Soup kitchens may stay open, however some may close. Libraries and indoor recreation centres will be closed.

COVID-19 is a new disease in humans caused by a virus. The virus can spread from person to person through close personal contact. Symptoms of COVID-19 can be mild to severe and are similar to a cold or flu. Visit the COVID-19 FAQ page for more information about COVID-19 symptoms, spread, testing, treatment and prevention.

Last Updated: 30/12/2020