Shareable Resources

On this page, you will find information to help answer questions about COVID-19 and downloadable materials to share on your digital platforms.

Follow Island Health on FacebookInstagram and Twitter for more shareable content related to COVID-19

To save images, right click your mouse on the image and "save image as." The image will save to your device in its original format.

To share videos, choose the "share" paper airplane icon in the upper right corner of the video.

Good Hygiene

Cough and sneeze etiquette

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Proper hand washing

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Physical Distancing

Stay Connected virtually

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Mental Health

Managing stress and anxiety

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Resources for Seniors

Seniors help 2-1-1

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Isolation
 

 

 

General Information

Follow and share information from trusted sources

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No gifts at Island Health locations

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Make some noise!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Island Health's Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Richard Stanwick answers questions on COVID-19.

External resources

The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control is the source of truth for the most updated COVID-19 information:

Non-medical information about COVID-19 is available from 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., 7 days a week at 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319). 

Download the COVID-19 BC Support App on iPhoneAndroid, or use the web app or conduct a self-assessment.

Updated July 10, 2020 at 4:30 p.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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