COVID-19 Information Sources

Site: COVID-19 Information Sources

Service: Information Sources for Barrie Community

Record Details
Source From iCarol Yes
Location, Telephone & Internet
Located In Community Barrie
Address Barrie, ON
Description & Services
Description (Service) March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic 

COVID-19 Symptoms

If you have cold-like/respiratory symptoms (regardless of travel history), and have not been tested for COVID-19: 
  • self-isolate at home for 14 days 
  • use Ontario Government Self-Assessment Tool to help determine if you need to seek further care 
  • if symptoms worsen, seek clinical assessment over the phone - either by calling your primary care provider's office or Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000 
  • if you need additional assessment, your primary care provider or Telehealth Ontario will direct you to in-person care options 
  • if you are in need of urgent medical attention, call 911
To prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the Community 
  • stay home to protect yourself and others 
  • practice physical distancing staying 2 metres from others 
  • wear a mask 
  • avoid close contact with people outside of your immediate family 
  • wash hands frequently 
  • sneeze and cough into your sleeve 
  • avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth
For further information, refer to the following reliable information sources: 
City of Barrie COVID-19 Enforcement Line 
Members of the public can call 705-739-4241 or email : to report instances of non-compliance with the COVID-19 emergency orders, the City will investigate: 
  • use of City-owned amenities (including playground structures, skateparks, etc) 
  • gatherings of five or more in a public space 
  • non-essential businesses that are providing in-person services to the public  
  • for more information, see Enforcement Services - City of Barrie
Hours Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit Telephone LIne: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-6 pm, Sat-Sun 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Barrie Phone Line: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2020
Physical Access Not Applicable

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