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Important Notice Regarding PCR or Rapid Testing for COVID-19

For anyone who has tested positive on a PCR or rapid test, please feel free to contact Marla Robinson-Pyne or our Community Health Nurse, Chelsea Sawyer, at the contact below.

We are able to provide Rapid tests for those close contacts residing with someone whom has tested positive for COVID-19, from either the Gold River or Yarmouth Health Centres. Chelsea has also done up some informative resources around; self isolating, close contacts, testing, etc.

See contact details below:

Yarmouth Health Centre
902-742-4337

Gold River Health Centre
902-627-1245

Chelsea Sawyer
902-277-2297

Resources:

So, you have Covid-19 symptoms, now what?... (72 KB)

My child is a close contact, now what? (448 KB)

Someone in my household tested positive for COVID-19. What do I do? (430 KB)

Abbott PanBio at-home rapid antigen test for COVID-19 (900 KB)

Active Cycle Breathing Technique (ACBT) (137 KB)

My COVID-19 Day Tracker (405 KB)

‼️Exciting Vaccine News‼️ | Vaccination Clinic Age 5-11 and Boosters

‼️Exciting Vaccine News‼️

We are holding a Pfizer vaccination clinic for youth aged 5-11. This clinic is open to all AFN member and their children.

Clinics:

December 7, 2021 Yarmouth
December 8, 2021 Gold River

Please call, text or message Marla (902) 774-3736 to book.

‼️BOOSTER vaccination clinic‼️

For those AFN and community members who have completed your second dose June 30, 2021 AND are 30+ years of age, you are eligible to receive a booster at an upcoming clinic.

Third dose clinics:

December 14, 2021 Gold River
December 15, 2021 Yarmouth

Please contact Marla (902) 774-3736 to book your appointment.

‼️Exciting Vaccine News‼️ | Pfizer BOOSTER Vaccination Clinics Are Coming

‼️Exciting Vaccine News‼️

We are holding a Pfizer BOOSTER vaccination clinic.

For those AFN and community members who have completed your second dose BEFORE June 14, 2021, you are eligible to receive a booster at our upcoming clinic.

Please bring you proof of vaccine that shows your last dose date.

Third dose clinics:

November 30, 2021 Yarmouth
December 1, 2021 Gold River

Please contact Marla (902) 774-3736 to book an appointment for the Yarmouth clinic.

Or

Please contact Meggi (902)685-2956 to book an appointment for the Gold River clinic.

Myth Busters Indian Tax Exemption Education Campaign

The “myth busters” educational campaign, seeks to debunk common myths and stereotypes about Mi’kmaq and Indigenous taxation. This campaign is targeted at the general public, store employees, and store owners.

We encourage you to share these campaign materials on your social media.

MythBuster Sign1 min

MythBuster Sign2 min

MythBuster Sign3 min

 MythBuster Sign4 min

Netukulimk Fisheries | MLF Registration with MLF Liaison Officer Darlene Coulton

Important Notification

The MLF (Moderate Livelihood Fisheries) Liaison Officer Darlene Coulton, will be at the following locations to help assit those interested in MLF complete the registration form. The registration form is important for anyone wishing to participate in the MLF program.

If you wish to complete the registration form and you are able, it is important for you to visit with Darlene at one of the following dates/locations:

  • Tuesday, November 23. 2021 at the Shelburne Sub-Office
  • Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at the Medway Office
  • Wednesday, November 24. 2021 at the Gold River Community Centre

Questions?

Darlene Coulton
(902) 774-2980

Mainland Mi’kmaq Alert System Sign Up Form

Flyer Acadia Everbridge Emergency Alert System

You can sign-up for Everybridge by visiting the URL: https://member.everbridge.net/index/453003085617772.

Or

Please  Click Here (196 KB) to download the sign-up form (196 KB) . Please return completed forms to our administrative offices.