There's a lot of misinformation out there about COVID-19, and it can be hard to sort through the noise. Bookmark these sites for reliable and current information on the pandemic and how it might affect you.
First, consider downloading the COVID alert app
. It uses Bluetooth technology to ping phones near you and track if you've been near anyone who has tested positive. Your privacy is totally protected.
The Health Canada website
has tons of reliable information on Canada's response to COVID-19, situation updates, and a self-assessment tool
that's free and easy to use.
The World Health Organization
is constantly updating their site with information and advice. You can also sign up for COVID-19 updates from the World Health Organization through WhatsApp
The Government of Canada has compiled a great resource page for youth
that addresses sexual health, financial anxiety, and online safety during COVID-19.