Six Nations Mourns Nineteenth Community Member Lost to COVID-19
On January 25, 2022, Six Nations of the Grand River Elected Council was notified by Ohsweken Public Health that a nineteenth community member passed away due to COVID-19 on January 21.
Six Nations of the Grand River Elected Council send their deepest condolences to the family and friends of this community member and continue to think of all those who have lost a loved one throughout this pandemic.
This is the first COVID-19 death in the community since three deaths were announced the week of January 10, 2022.
Community members are reminded of the importance of continuing to follow public health guidelines, such as wearing a medical-grade mask, avoiding large gatherings and crowds, physical distancing, and self-isolating if you have symptoms of COVID-19.
If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please book a test at the Assessment Centre either online at www.sixnationscovid19.ca, or by phone at 1-855-977-7737 or 226-446-9909. Rapid antigen test results can also be reported to Ohsweken Public Health by calling 519-445-2672.
COVID-19 vaccine appointments are still available for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd doses, as well as vaccines for children ages 5 and up. Walk-ins are available according to the clinic schedule, and appointments can also be booked online at www.sixnationscovid19.ca or over the phone at 226-227-9288.
If you or someone you know is struggling and needs assistance, the Six Nations Mobile Crisis Line is available 24/7 at 519-445-2204 or toll-free at 1-866-445-2204.