COVID-19

For full details on current public health measures, case data, and what you can do to help "Stop the Spike," visit the Government of Alberta's "COVID-19 Infor for Albertans" web site:

https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx

2020-11-09 If you have been identified as a close contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, you are required to self-isolate at home for 14 days, get tested, and monitor your symptoms.  View this poster for more information - 2020-11-09 Close Contact Information

NOTICE - The County of Newell Mini Bus Service is operating at reduced capacity to ensure physical separation is maintained between patrons while on board

Riders must reserve their space in advance of the date that services is required. Please call our minibus driver at 403-363-7890 during regular office hours (Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm) to schedule your ride.


Information for County of Newell Residents

2020-05-22 Parks & Playground Equipment are now OPEN, please obey all signage and use at your own risk. Click to view the notice 

2020-04-03 The Brooks Food Bank has updated their services in order to help Brooks & surrounding area families during the COVID-19 pandemic  Click for details 

2020-03-17 COVID-19 Notice Click to view the notice

Make Access to 911 your #1 Priority - Click for more information 


Other Information

Click the items below for COVID-19 resources and information from the Government of Alberta, Alberta Health Services, Government of Canada, the Town of Bassano, the Village of Duchess, the Village of Rosemary, and other local support services.

All individuals are encouraged to keep up to date on the latest developments throughout Alberta by viewing official information that can be accessed through the Government of Alberta Website:  https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx

Information on provincial restrictions on mass gatherings and the criteria for essential vs. non-essential services are available here:  https://www.alberta.ca/enhanced-public-health-measures.aspx

Information on Utility Payment Deferral:

A variety of COVID-19 resources are available from Alberta Health Services.  You can book a vaccination or a COVID-19 test, learn more about current public health, or access support services through their web site:

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page16944.aspx


Additional Resources:

24 hour call number for COVID-19 – Call Health Link 811 or https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/findhealth/service.aspx?Id=1001957

Alberta Health Services "Help in Tough Times" https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/amh/Page16759.aspx 

Virtual Mental Health Community (Togetherall) https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/amh/Page17137.aspx

Join the conversation about COVID-19 and other healthcare topics on Together4Health:  https://together4health.albertahealthservices.ca/

Visit the Brooks Region website for information, resources, and updates for local businesses:  https://www.brooksregion.ca/business-supports/covid19

Sign up for the Brooks Region eNewsletter:  https://www.brooksregion.ca/get-to-know-us/contact-us/subscribe-to-us