Info for Residents

COVID-19 Information for Residents 

Playgrounds in GPREP Municipalities Reopen June 1st, 2020. Read the press release here.

Stay up to date by frequently checking provincial, national and international websites. 

Self-Assessment Tool

Follow all public health guidelines if you are experiencing symptoms. 

  • To determine whether you should be tested for COVID-19, use the Alberta Health Services self-assessment tool.
  • Call Health Link at 8-1-1 for instructions if you are experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough, difficulty breathing and have travelled outside of Canada, or were exposed to someone who has COVID-19. 
  • Only call 9-1-1 if you are in immediate need of medical, fire, or police.

Resources for Families

The children’s story COVIBOOK, provides a clear, illustrated understanding of COVID-19. Written by Manuela Molina, this book is available in both French and English.

Post-Secondary and Colleges 

For residents that are attending post-secondary, please follow the guidance or advice being provided to you by your post-secondary institution. 

Financial Assistance 

Emergency Provincial Financial Assistance 

Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)

Employment Insurance (EI) 

  • Sickness benefits provide up to 15 weeks of income replacement and is available to eligible claimants who are unable to work because of illness, injury or quarantine, to allow them time to restore their health and return to work. Canadians quarantined can apply for Employment Insurance (EI) sickness benefits

Utility Updates

Stay up to date on information from your utility providers.