The COVID-19 Pandemic has brought immense change to our community in a very short time. Please refer to the Circle of Supports for an reach out to local agencies for assistance.
We remind everyone to check on their neighours, friends and family by phone or other messages during this time.
As we all do our best adapting our lives to meet the COVID-19 Pandemic recommendations, mental health is as important as physical health. Please check our the resources below for assistance during in these unsettled times.
- What to do if you're feeling anxious or worried about COVID-19
- Mental health and coping with COVID-19 from the Centres for Disease Control (CDC)
- Talking with children about COVID-19, also from the CDC
- Help in tough times from Alberta Health Services
- Text4Hope from Alberta Health Services
The Government of Canada reminds everyone social distancing measures are a way to minimize COVID-19 transmission in the community. This means minimizing close contact with others during the peak of an outbreak. In addition to staying home when ill, we should plan for actions we can take if we need to reduce the spread of infection in places where we gather.
Please go to the Town of Penhold COVID-19 Services & Supports page for more information on COVID-19 preparation.
Managing Financial Health in Challenging Times - Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
To learn more about Canada’s actions to help Canadians and businesses facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, refer to Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan.