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Health Unit Services Over Easter Weekend

March 30, 2021

The following services will be available over Easter Weekend – Friday, April 2 to Monday, April 5, 2021:

  • Health Unit phone lines will be open from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Call 1-800-660-5853.
  • The local Leeds, Grenville, Lanark COVID-19 Vaccine Booking Centre will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Sunday, April 4. It will be open from 8:30am to 4:00pm on Saturday, April 3 and Monday, April 5 for individuals 70+, and individuals in other eligible groups wishing to book an appointment for COVID-19 vaccine. Call 1-844-369-1234.
    • The call centre is receiving a high volume of calls at our local centre due to the addition of the 70+ age group
    • Waiting until later in the day or the next day to book would make it easier to get through
  • The Provincial Vaccine Information Line will be open from 8:00am to 8:00pm for individuals 70+ wishing to book an appointment for COVID-19 vaccine. Call 1-888-999-6488 or visit www.ontario.ca/bookvaccine. We will be adding more appointments to the provincial booking system next week (for appointments in May) – you can access the provincial website and call centre again next week to book local appointments.
  • Case and Contact staff will be working to complete case management and contact tracing for positive cases of COVID-19
  • Outbreak staff will be working to manage suspect and confirmed outbreaks of COVID-19.
  • COVID-19 vaccine clinics will operate as follows for booked appointments:
    • Friday, April 2 Almonte and Brockville
    • Saturday, April 3 Smiths Falls and Kemptville
    • Sunday, April 4 – no clinics
    • Monday, April 5 – Almonte and Kemptville
  • Local Assessment Centres will be open as follows:
    • Almonte
      • 10:00 am to 5:00pm daily with phone messages retrieved from 8:00am to 3:30pm daily
    • Kemptville
      • Friday, April 2: 9:00am to 1:00pm
      • Saturday, April 3: Closed
      • Sunday, April 4: 9:00am to 1:00pm
      • Monday, April 5: 9:00am to 5:00pm
    • Smiths Falls
      • Friday, April 2: 10:00am to 4:00pm
      • Saturday, April 3: 10:00am to 4:00pm
      • Sunday, April 4: 10:00am to 4:00pm
      • Monday, April 5: 8:00am to 6:00pm
    • Brockville
      • 10:00am to 2:30pm daily

Information about Health Unit services is available by visiting our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @LGLHealthUnit.

Well water testing sample will not be accepted April 1, 2 and 5. Regular well water sampling will resume April 6, 2021.

Contact

For media interviews, contact: Susan Healey, Communications Co-ordinator, 613-802-0550 or Katie Jackson, Manager, 613-812-0416 or [email protected].