To prevent the spread of infectious diseases and keep healthy, follow these steps.
Learn about the COVID-19 vaccination.
As part of their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, Niagara Regional Council approved a by-law making it mandatory to wear a face covering or non-medical mask in enclosed public places.
Learn about face coverings.
Physical distancing means avoiding close contact with others to prevent the spread of COVID-19. To practise physical distancing:
|Avoid non-essential trips in the community|
|Limit, postpone or cancel gatherings|
|Work from home, where possible|
|Conduct meetings virtually|
|Keep kids away from group settings|
|Avoid visits to long-term care homes and other care settings|
|Stay two metres away from others when going for walks or shopping for groceries|
Public settings include child care facilities, schools, universities, colleges, retirement facilities, transit and workplaces.
Based on Public Health Ontario’s recommendations for cleaning and disinfection for public settings:
Download and print COVID-19 Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection for Public Settings Fact Sheet.
Healthcare setting include hospitals, health care professional offices and long-term care facilities.