COVID-19 - Novel Coronavirus

New restrictions

On November 24, 2020 the provincial government announced restrictions which affect County residents, businesses and facilities, and will be in place for at least three weeks. Learn more.

If you have concerns relating to provincial restrictions not being followed, including social gatherings and mask wearing, please contact Alberta Health Services online or by phone at 1-833-415-9179.

Strathcona County COVID-19 case count

Last update: November 27, 4:00 p.m.

Strathcona County currently has 382 active COVID-19 positive cases. Our community is under a watch, and is included in the broader “enhanced” Edmonton health zone.

Strathcona County actions

Strathcona County continues to align its COVID-19 response with the Government of Alberta.

The health and safety of our community, including County staff, remains the top priority. As our facilities and spaces are used, we continue to follow infection prevention and control measures:

  • wear a non-medical mask
  • wash your hands for 20 seconds with soap and water
  • sanitize your hands if soap and water are unavailable
  • practice physical distancing (two metres apart)
  • avoid touching commonly touched surfaces such as handrails
  • stay home if you are sick or displaying any symptoms of COVID-19.

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Testing

All Albertans exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms are eligible for COVID-19 testing. Offered by appointment and free-of-charge at Alberta Health Services assessment centre locations around the province, testing is easily booked online by visiting ahs.ca/covid. If internet is not available, call 811, and staff will book a test appointment for you. 

ABTraceTogether

Consider downloading the ABTraceTogether mobile app to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. This is a mobile contact tracing app that helps to let you know if you've been exposed to COVID-19 – or if you've exposed others – while protecting your privacy.

Support

If you are struggling, or have financial, housing or parenting concerns, call 780-464-4044 for assistance in connecting you to support.

Visit Alberta Health and the Government of Canada’s websites for verified information, as well as steps people can take to slow the spread.

Alberta.ca/covid19

AHS Covid-19 status map

Alberta Health Services

AHS distancing complaints

Canada.ca/covid19

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Last updated: Friday, November 27, 2020
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