Alberta Lifts Almost all Remaining Health Restrictions

As COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to decline and pressure on the healthcare system decreases, step two of the province’s path back to normal will begin on March 1.

Protecting the Healthcare System From Omicron Peak

COVID-19 hospitalizations have surpassed any other time in the pandemic. Alberta Health and Alberta Health Services (AHS) are building bed capacity, implementing community responses and maximizing the workforce as part of contingency planning.

Changes to COVID-19 Testing Eligibility

Due to rising demand for PCR tests, Alberta is changing the eligibility for these tests to focus on those who most need them.

Province Extends Winter Break for K-12 Students

Province Extends Winter Break for K-12 Students

Kindergarten to Grade 12 students have been given an extended winter break as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the province, fueled by the highly contagious Omicron variant.

Province Announces More Boosters, Tests and Measures to Fight Omicron

As announced by Premier Kenney on December 21, 2021, Alberta’s government is taking further steps to strengthen vaccine protection and testing while bringing in new public health measures to reduce contact between Albertans as Omicron cases continue to grow.

Feds Announce Targeted COVID-19 Support Measures

Feds Announce Targeted COVID-19 Support Measures

The Government of Canada is pivoting from broad-based economic support to targeted measures that provide support where it is needed.

Province Announces New Measures Against Omicron Variant

The Province of Alberta has announced new public health measures, including free rapid test kits, vaccine boosters, and social gathering limits starting Wednesday, December 15, 2021.

Manluk Centre & Civic Centre to Operate Under Restrictions Exemption Program

Manluk Centre & Civic Centre to Operate Under Restrictions Exemption Program

The Manluk Centre: Wetaskiwin Regional Aquatics & Fitness and the Civic Centre (Twin Arenas and Drill Hall) will be operating under the province’s Restrictions Exemption Program (REP) as of Monday, October 4, 2021.

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