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Community Situation Report​ 
Resumption of Services​ 
Community Respons​​e 
Support and Funding​ 
Health Benefits and Medical​

​​COVID-19 Vacc​​ine

C​​​​ommunity​​ Situation Report

An overview of the activities being carried out by the FNHA's Public Health Response Team and leadership in response to the pandemic, posted most weekdays. Scr​oll to th​e end of this page for a complete archive.

Community Situation Re​​p​o​​​​rt (​​Janu​​ary ​​​​​​​18​, 2021)​​​​​​​​​​

Resumptio​​​n​ of Services

Services Resumption Planning Guide for BC First Nations (guide) 
Guide to Resumption of Businesses (video, 9.33 mins)​
Community COVID-19 Safety Planning (guide) 
COVID-19 Community Staff Safety Guidelines Training (guide) 
COVID-19 Community Staff Saf​ety Guidelines Training​ (customizable word document)

Com​m​unity Re​​sponse

CD Emer​ge​​​​ncy​​​​ Resp​​​​onse Planning​ (FNHA webpage)
CD Emergency Response Plan (video, 7.20 mins)​​
COVID-19 Toolkit: Indigenous Health and Wellness (Accreditation Canada and Health Standards Organization guide) 
Current COVID-19 Orders​ (fact sheet)​
Lateral Kindness (poster)​
Lateral Kindness and COVID-19 Testing​ (messages)
Notice and Follow-Up Process for a Confirmed Case in a First Nations Community​
Planning for Food Security: A Toolkit for the COVID-19 Pandemic (guide)
Preparing Communities for End of Life Journey (fact sheet)
Coronavirus Treatment Options​ (fact sheet)

Support and Funding 

COVID-19 Community ​Support​ (guide)
Mental wellness and cultural supports available during the pandemic (fact sheet)​​
Nursing S​urge Support Information​​ ​​(fact sheet)
PPE ​and COVID Testing Supplies (request process & form)
Request for Community COVID-19 Financial Support​ (form - optional)
Wage Top-Up Pay Funding letter​
Wage Top-Up Pay Funding Calculator​ (form)
Wage Top-Up Pay Funding FAQs​​ (guide)

Government of Canada Support 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Indigenous communities ​​ 

Health Benefits and Medical Support ​

Virtual Doctor of the Day Service (FNHA webpage)
Medical Transportation Service (FNHA webpage)

Community ​Situation Report Archive​​

 COVID-19 in BC is information for BC residents about COVID-19, including the latest restrictions​

 Public Health Warning

If you have been exposed to COVID-19 or are experiencing symptoms, please contact your primary care provider or local public health office or call 8-1-1.​​ 

 Key Contacts

FNHA COVID-19 Needs Team

BC Emergency Management & Preparedness Coordinator 
Phone: 604-209-9709