COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates from Government of Alberta

Michelle Mak Newcomer Information, Updates

On March 15th, it was announced from the Government of Alberta that effective immediately:

  • Student attendance at K to 12 schools is prohibited and in-person post-secondary classes are cancelled.
  • All licensed child care facilities, out-of-school care programs and preschool programs are closed indefinitely.
  • New info for airline passengers, travellers, and employers

The Government of Alberta said in-person post-secondary classes are cancelled but campuses will remain open.

All Albertans are encouraged to take personal steps to help prevent the spread.

To protect yourself and others:

  • stay home and away from others if sick or in isolation
  • wash hands often
  • cover coughs and sneezes
  • avoid touching face with unwashed hands
  • avoid travel outside Canada
  • self-isolate for 14 days if returning from travel outside Canada or were exposed to COVID-19

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