Fraser Health confirms COVID-19 cases with staff members at PICS Assisted Living Facility and Chartwell Carrington House Retirement Residence; outbreak at Evergreen Hamlets declared over

A staff member at PICS Assisted Living Facility in Surrey has tested positive for COVID-19. Fraser Health has declared an outbreak, and our rapid response team is at the site. Communication with residents and families is underway. The staff member is currently in self-isolation at their home.

BC Liberals announce a real child care plan

The BC Liberals will implement a $1 billion plan to bring $10-a-day child care to low-income families and affordable child care for families who need it most.

Unlike the fake promise of $10-a-day child care by John Horgan and the NDP three years ago, the BC Liberals are presenting a real plan that B.C. parents can count on.

Prime Minister announces additional support for food banks and local food organizations

Everyone deserves to be able to put nutritious food on their table, but for many Canadians and their families, the past few months have been difficult and uncertain. At the same time, food banks and local food organizations are facing challenges in delivering services to Canadians in need, including in securing volunteers and increasing public health and safety measures. As we continue to deal with the impacts of COVID-19, more Canadians are facing food insecurity, therefore making food banks and organizations key to helping feed families and keeping Canadians healthy and safe.

Update on COVID-19 outbreak at Delta Hospital and new long term care facility

Due to a COVID-19 outbreak at Delta Hospital, patients will not be admitted for the time being in order to further protect them from the risk of transmission of COVID-19 at the hospital. If a patient needs admission to hospital for further care, they will be transported to an appropriate hospital within the Fraser Health network. The Emergency Department remains open for urgent and emergent care and all scheduled surgeries at Delta Hospital will continue.