Information for Community Partners

Information for community partners, including local government, agencies working with underserved and vulnerable populations, and local businesses.

Schools and children

Underserved / vulnerable populations

Public Health Agency of Canada: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Vulnerable populations and COVID-19 

Overdose response

Homeless and vulnerably housed

Local governments and Indigenous communities

Local governments

Indigenous communities

FNHA: Resources to help BC First Nations people and their health care providers and community leaders to get the information they need to keep themselves and others safe 

    Employers and businesses

    Updated July 20, 2020 at 10:45 a.m.

    News & Events

    LTC residents and family reunited

    Island Health staff work hard to safely reunite long-term care residents with loved ones

    Recently, visitor restrictions for Long Term Care facilities were eased to encourage reunions between a single designated visitor and residents of long-term care.

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    Urgent and primary care centre coming to Esquimalt

    People living in Esquimalt and neighbouring communities will soon have better access to team-based everyday health care with planning for an urgent and primary care centre.

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    British Columbians warned of Salmonella infections

    British Columbians warned of Salmonella infections

    British Columbia (B.C.) is one of five provinces experiencing an ongoing Salmonella outbreak.

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