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Updated: April 3, 2020 at 2:45 pm

Slowing the spread of COVID-19 has never been more important than now, especially as the virus is now hitting our community. We all play a role in protecting public health by washing hands practising physical distancing and self-isolating at home if required.

Read on to get answers, information and more – including who to call if you have concerns or complaints relating to COVID-19:

Key Links: 
Frequently Asked Questions:

Check with your municipality for the latest updates including cancellations and impacts on programs and services:
Northumberland County:
City of Kawartha Lakes
Haliburton County:

Additional Resources:

211 Community Support – Easily find/search government and community-based services during COVID-19.  Call or text 2-1-1 day or night to find support for all of life’s challenges. Live Chat also available Monday to Friday from 7 am to 9 pm

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If you have questions about COVID-19, you can contact the Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577 x5020 or email at