Neyaashiinigmiing COVID-19 Next Steps

The Community State of Emergency will remain in effect until at least November 30, 2021. A monthly recommendation will be made by the Community Emergency Response Group to Chief and Council regarding any extension of the State of Emergency.

Indoor gathering limits have been increased to 20 persons

Outdoor gathering limits have been increased to 75 persons

Allow Chippewas of Nawash Programs to resume in-person group program delivery in accordance with the Indoor/Outdoor Gathering limits and following COVID-19 Prevention Measures.

Chippewas of Nawash Programs will also be required to develop an event specific Covid-19 Safety Plan and submit it to the Health Manager for review and approval.

Clients accessing Health and Social Program services do not require a COVID-19 Vaccination. COVID-19 Prevention Measure are still required.

All Chippewas of Nawash staff delivering Health and Social Services covered under Ontario Directive # 6 must be vaccinated.

All Community Buildings will post the COVID-19 Self-Assessment Checklist at all entrances and ensure they are visible from the outside of the building.

Anyone entering a community building or business will conduct and pass a self-assessment prior to entering any community building.

Indoor Dining up to maximum occupancy is allowed provided all customers have Proof of Vaccination

All gatherings will continue to follow the COVID-19 Prevention Measures:

  • Practical physical distancing of 2 metres (6 feet) or more
  • Wear a face covering in indoor public places when 2 meter physical distancing may be difficult
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitizer often
  • Sneeze and cough into your sleeve
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth
  • Avoid contact with people who are sick
  • Stay at home if you are sick or unwell
  • Clean and disinfect high-touch objects and surfaces frequently
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