Printable resources about staying healthy and stopping the spread of COVID-19.
A letter from Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Robert Strang, explaining the most important things Nova Scotians need to do to stay healthy and stop the spread of COVID-19.
Guidelines to help arts, events and culture organizations and businesses develop plans to safely reopen.
Rules and guidelines that students need to follow to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including requirements for entering Nova Scotia for post-secondary studies.
Guidelines for Nova Scotia’s public education system during the 2020 to 2021 school year.
Overview of the guidelines for Nova Scotia’s public education system during the 2020 to 2021 school year.
COVID-19 public health measures to support organizations in operating before and after school programs in the 2020-21 school year.
Guidelines to help bingo operations develop plans to safely reopen.
Guidance for reducing the spread of COVID-19 in regulated childcare settings.
General technology tips for virtual meetings to help parents, care givers, foster care families, and Department of Community Services staff during the pandemic.
Information to help parents, foster care families, and care givers get the most out of virtual meetings during the pandemic.
Information to help Department of Community Services staff and professionals get the most out of virtual meetings during the pandemic.
Instructions for proper cough and sneeze etiquette.
Checklist to help businesses and organizations create a healthy workplace.
Guidelines to support organizations in their delivery of day camps.
It’s important to closely monitor your health. Consider these questions each day before leaving home and entering public spaces.
Guidelines to help staff, volunteers, support workers and participants stay safe while accessing the community.
Guidelines to help staff, volunteers, support workers and participants prevent the introduction and spread of COVID-19 in the home.
Guidelines to support safe outdoor and indoor visits between participants and their family and support network.
Summary of survey results from parents and students who were asked to share their experience with at-home learning during the pandemic.
Advice for businesses, employers and community groups to keep their staff and clients healthy and stop the spread of COVID-19.
Guidelines for reducing the spread of COVID-19 at events, performances and faith-based gatherings.
Sign to show that a face mask is required in a space.
COVID-19 guidance for faith-based gatherings (activities, rituals and practices).
Safety information for forestry sector businesses operating during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Advice for how individuals and families can stay healthy and stop the spread of COVID-19.
Tips for keeping children and families safe during COVID-19.
Information for businesses and workplaces on mandatory mask use in indoor public places.
Sign to show how many people can be in a space.
Guidelines to help returning officers follow public health directives when administering a paper ballot election and during COVID-19.
Guidelines to help museums develop plans to safely reopen.
COVID-19 Guidance for Musicians (Vocalists and Instrumentalists).
Instructions for proper physical distancing.
Information for families about what to expect in the Pre-Primary Program in the 2020 to 2021 school year.
Guidelines for students staying home if they have symptoms of COVID-19 and how schools will support your child if they become unwell at school.
Washing your hands frequently with soap and water is the best way to reduce the spread of germs.
Public health measures that everyone should follow during COVID-19.
Guidelines to help recreation programs and facilities develop plans to safely reopen.
Guidance for flushing a building’s water supply to reopen the building safely.
Guidelines to support organizations in their return to sport activities.
Guidelines that students coming to Nova Scotia from outside Atlantic Canada need to follow to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Instructions for how to self-isolate. Everyone arriving in Nova Scotia from outside Atlantic Canada is required to self-isolate for 14 days.
Instructions on how to self-isolate for fish harvesters and processing plant workers.
Instructions for proper handwashing and cough and sneeze etiquette.
Advice for emergency preparedness and safe shopping.
Guidelines to support the Back to School Plan for students with specialized healthcare needs in the public education system.
Tips for staying healthy if you decide to volunteer during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Guidance for safely reopening buildings on municipal drinking water supplies.
Guidance for restarting registered drinking water supplies.
How to safely wear and care for your reusable non-medical mask.