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GNB: Recommendations to be implemented to address the demand for addiction and mental health crisis services

12 May 2021 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government will implement 21 recommendations to supplement the addictions and mental health crisis response continuum. “Our government is committed to enhancing crisis care,” said Health Minister Dorothy Shephard. “Recent events have highlighted the realities of suicide in the province and also the gaps in the addictions and […]

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Nine new cases, seven in New Brunswick and two out of province

12 May 2021 FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health reported nine new cases of COVID-19 today. This includes two travel related cases of New Brunswickers who are isolating outside the province. The two cases in Zone 1 (Moncton region) are as follows: an individual 30-39; and an individual 60-69. One case is a contact of a […]

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NS Government: 118 New Cases of COVID-19

May 11, 2021 Nova Scotia is reporting 118 new cases of COVID-19 today, May 11. There are 98 cases in Central Zone, 11 in Eastern Zone, five in Western Zone and four in Northern Zone. “This week is National Nurses Week. On behalf of all Nova Scotians, thank you. Each and every one of you […]

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 202132 Views

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NS Government: Funding for More Shelter Beds

May 11, 2021 The province is investing $350,000 to add 15 temporary shelter beds in partnership with the Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre in Halifax. The beds will be at the centre’s North Park shelter location until the end of 2021. With this new funding, the shelter system will have its highest-ever capacity. During the initial […]

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Public Advisory: Three New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador

May 10, 2021 Today (Monday, May 10), Newfoundland and Labrador has three new confirmed cases of COVID-19. The first new confirmed case is a male in the Eastern Health region between 50-59 years of age. The case is related to travel within Canada. The second new confirmed case is a male in the Western Health […]

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NS Government: 121 New Cases of COVID-19

May 10, 2021 Nova Scotia is reporting 121 new cases of COVID-19 today, May 10. There are 94 cases in Central Zone, 16 in Eastern Zone, six in Western Zone and five in Northern Zone. There is community spread in Central Zone. The Eastern, Northern and Western Zones continue to be closely monitored for community […]

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With a sexual assault rate four times national average, Labrador advocates seek help – CTV News

May 10, 2021 ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Rigolet is a close-knit Labrador community of about 300 people where everyone knows each other. It should be a place where people feel safe, but resident Desiree Wolfrey says she’s constantly warning her three daughters to be on guard. “I’m always telling them to be wary of where […]

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NS Government: Border and Other Restrictions to Reduce Spread of COVID-19

May 7, 2021 Premier Iain Rankin and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, announced further restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 today, May 7. The measures include extended school closures, tighter border restrictions and isolation requirements for rotational workers, and limits on shoppers. “The situation we’re in right now in […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202128 Views

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Eight new cases, six in New Brunswick and two out of province

07 May 2021 FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health reported eight new cases of COVID-19 today. This includes two travel-related cases of New Brunswickers who are isolating outside the province. The three cases in Zone 1 (Moncton region) are as follows: two people 20-29; and an individual 30-39. All three cases are contacts of previously confirmed […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202186 Views

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Public Advisory: Seven New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador

Today (Friday, May 7), Newfoundland and Labrador has seven new confirmed cases of COVID-19. The first new confirmed case is a male in the Eastern Health region between 20-39 years of age. The case is related to travel within Canada. The second new confirmed case is a male in the Eastern Health region between 40-49 […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202129 Views

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