When a higher-than-average number of people who live and work in a health care facility are sick with similar symptoms. Visitors entering may be at risk of getting sick or taking the illness home to others.
Outbreak listings are updated daily from Monday to Friday.
If you are visiting a facility during an outbreak, consider taking certain precautions.
|Facility / Unit||Declared||Organism||Type|
Royal Rose Place
635 Prince Charles Dr., Welland
Colborne and Robinson
|July 4, 2022||COVID-19||Respiratory|
Niagara Health - Welland County General Site
65 Third St., Welland
WS-4th Floor- Surgical Side
|July 2, 2022||COVID-19||Respiratory|
St. Charles Retirement Village
30 Nova Cres., Welland
|June 27, 2022||COVID-19||Respiratory|
West Lincoln Memorial Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
167 Main St. E., Grimsby
|June 21, 2022||COVID-19||Respiratory|
Royal Henley Retirement Residence
582 Ontario St., St. Catharines
6th floor & 2nd floor
|June 20, 2022||COVID-19||Respiratory|
For visitation in long-term care homes, retirement homes or hospitals, please follow-up with the specific health care facility for their visitation recommendations during outbreaks.
Ministry of Health guidance documents have been produced for a number of health sectors related to COVID-19. The documents are updated by the Ministry of Health as necessary.
Niagara Region Public Health works with facilities and provide infection prevention and control best practices to manage outbreaks.
For more information, call 905-688-8248 ext. 7330 or 1-888-505-6074 (Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.).