COVID-19 Information & Resources

We are providing access to information to

Lake Country residents about responses to the novel coronavirus across the province and the country.

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• Please visit the links below for information.

Prevention is key!

There’s currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

You can protect yourself and help prevent spreading the virus to others if you:


• Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds, with soap and water or alcohol-based hand rub

• Cover your nose and mouth with a disposable tissue or flexed elbow when you cough or sneeze

• Practice safe physical-distancing - 2 meters or 6 feet from everyone

• Stay home and self-isolate from others


• Touch your eyes, nose, or mouth 

• Don't feel like you are alone - call LCHPS to arrange for friendly phone calls 778 215 5247

What are the symptoms of the COVID-19 infection?

Those who are infected with COVID-19 may have little to no symptoms. You may not know you have symptoms of COVID-19 because they are similar to a cold or flu.

Symptoms have included:

• fever

• sore throat

• cough

• difficulty breathing

• sneezing

In severe cases, the infection can lead to death.

What should I do if I think I have the virus?

If you require immediate medical attention, call 911 and mention your travel history and symptoms.

• If you develop symptoms of COVID-19, call the Government of Canada coronavirus info line: 1-833-784-4397 (or visit mention your travel history & symptoms.

• For local Interior Health COVID-19 Updates

• Public Health Agency of Canada COVID-19 Information Line


Government of Canada’s Info Page about COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 and Government of Canada’s response.

BC Centre for Disease Control

Find information about COVID-19, how to protect yourself, your family and your community and what to do if you suspect you have the virus.

Non-medical information about COVID-19 is available 7:30am-8pm, 7 days a week

at 1-888-COVID19  or 1-888-268-4319

Information on this page was updated

March 27, 2020 10:45 am

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Lake Country Health Planning Society
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Office Phone: 778-215-5247

Outreach Phone: 778-215-2105

Visit: 10080 Main Street,

Lake Country, BC

Hours: Mon-Thurs, 9 am - 3 pm

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