Key Contacts

I can appreciate that the recent developments in Ottawa may have heightened the anxiety and worry that many in our community might be feeling. I know there is a lot of information out there and it is important that you have the latest facts at your fingertips. It is also crucial that our community not spread misinformation.

Important and credible sources of information:

Ottawa Public Health 

Ontario Ministry of Health

Health Canada / Public Health Agency of Canada 

Key Phone numbers:

  • Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000
  • Ottawa Public health: 613-580-6744*
    • *Please only call this number if you are:
      • Healthcare providers who are seeking or reporting information
      • Residents who have travelled to Hubei province (China), Iran or Italy
      • Residents who have recently travelled outside of Canada, including the United States of America, and are experiencing symptoms of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) such as fever, coughing, and difficulty breathing.
      • Residents who have been in close contact with someone who has recently travelled abroad and are starting to experience symptoms of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) such as fever, coughing, and difficulty breathing.