COVID-19

COVID-19

Information about COVID-19, how to protect yourself, your family and your community and what to do if you suspect you have the virus. Find more information by selecting a topic below. 

Find out how to get a COVID-19 test.

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

Visit bc.thrive.health to download the COVID-19 BC Support App or conduct a self-assessment.

The BC Centre for Disease Control is the source of truth for province-wide information, including current COVID-19 case counts

View the latest Island Health COVID-19 data.

Information on enforcement of federal and provincial orders for COVID-19

Island Health is contributing to the global effort to develop effective treatments and diagnostic tests for COVID-19

This page describes how to respond to a suspected opioid overdose when using a Take Home Naloxone (THN) kit in the context of COVID-19. It also contains tips for safer drug use and resources for treatment.

Shareable resources to help answer questions about COVID-19

Resources and tools related to single site staffing orders due to COVID-19

Ways you can support our COVID-19 response including medical-grade supplies, non-medical products and services, and employment or volunteer opportunities

Information for anyone concerned that they may have been exposed to, or is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19

We are taking a “whole of community” approach to immunization in communities where there is a small population and there are barriers to accessing larger immunization clinics.

In accordance with direction from the Provincial Health Officer, workplaces with COVID-19 transmission will be closed for a minimum of 10 days.