COVID-19: Resources for Residents

The PRRD is continuing to monitor the COVID-19 / Coronavirus situation. We encourage residents to stay up to date and continue to follow the Provincial and Federal Governments as the official sources for new information. Below are some resources that may be helpful for residents:

BC Centre for Disease Control    |  Website    Facebook

Northern Health    |  Website    Facebook       

Northern BC Information Line: 1-844-645-7811

Government of Canada – Public Health    |   Website     Facebook

Health Link BC (BC Ministry of Health)    |   Website     Facebook

First Nations Health Authority    |   Website     Facebook

BC 211    |   Website     Facebook


Northern Region Support & Info

Northern Health Newsroom

Coronavirus (COVID-19): A Northern Health guide for your community

Rural Seniors Initiative

BC Wildfire Service Burn Restrictions (applies to all public and private land in the electoral areas)

Venting Index (Ministry of Environment)

Community Futures Peace Liard (Emergency Business Loans) or call 250 782-8748 or 250 219-1875

Fort St John & District Chamber of Commerce or call 250 785-6037 or 250 261-4486

Dawson Creek & District Chamber of Commerce or call 250 782-4868

Chetwynd Chamber of Commerce or call 250 788-3345

Northern Development Initiative Trust: Small Business Recovery Consulting Rebate or call 250 561-2525



Provincial Support & Info

Provincial Health Orders

BC Government News (for the latest updates)

COVID-19 Provincial Support and Information

COVID-19 BC Support App and Self-Assessment Tool

BC Essential Service Child Care

Worksafe BC



Federal Support & Info

Canada’s COVID-19 Response

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Federal Support for Canada’s Agricultural Industry


Mental Health Support & Resources

Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre

KUU-US Crisis Response 

Mental Health Digital Hub

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