Promotion and protection of Canadians' health.
* Preparation and implementation of prevention or emergency measures.
* Broadcast of information about infectious diseases, chronic illnesses, travelers' health, food safety, immunization and vaccines, emergency preparedness and response, injury prevention, lab biosafety, surveillance.
* Grants to community organizations.
Details on the service offer
Covid-19: Travellers are strongly urged to make housing arrangements for their quarantine prior to their arrival in Canada. Travellers who are unable to quarantine in their own place of residence should consider alternatives within their financial means such as booking a hotel/motel room or other paid housing alternative, or staying with friends or family. When deemed necessary by a public health officer designated under the Quarantine Act, a traveller may be transferred to a federally designated quarantine facility. For any questions on quarantine, please call the Government of Canada's coronavirus information line: 1 833 784-4397. 05/11/2020