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December 6, 2021

Yellowknife (December 6, 2021) – On the morning of December 6th, 2021, the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority opened a new Temporary Day Shelter at the former site of Yellowknife Visitors Centre.  This facility and the services offered within wi

December 1, 2021

(Yellowknife, November 30) - With the continued decrease in COVID-19 activity in all regions across the NWT and in accordance with the COVID-19 Management Policy for Long Ter

November 30, 2021

(Yellowknife, December 1) – NTHSSA would like to inform residents of Yellowknife that a low-stimulus environment vaccination clinic will be hosted for children ages 5-11, from 9:30am-3:00pm on Sunday, December 5th.

November 25, 2021

(Yellowknife, November 25) – The NTHSSA is informing NWT residents that the COVID-19 Vaccine for the 5-11 Age Range is now avaialble.

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November 22, 2021

(Yellowknife, November 22) - The NTHSSA is informing Yellowknife residents that the COVID Clinic located in the Yellowknife Primary Care building will be scaling back operations over the end of November.

November 22, 2021

YELLOWKNIFE (November 22, 2021) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will be temporarily suspending regular (planned) labour and delivery services at Stanton Territorial Hospital and moving to an emergency service only for a temporary period of time.

November 22, 2021

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Leadership Council is holding their Annual General Meeting for 2020-2021 fiscal year. This event will be open to the public. The Leadership Council is the governing body of the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority.

October 28, 2021

(Yellowknife, October 28, 2021) - On direction of the Chief Public Health Officer, eligibility for booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccine is being expanded to all NWT residents in all communities who are or will be 18 years of age by December 31, 2021

October 27, 2021

(Yellowknife, October 27, 2021) – As part of ongoing day shelter support services, a temporary shelter space opened at the Yellowknife Community Arena on Monday, October 25th.

October 26, 2021

YELLOWKNIFE (October 26, 2021) - The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) has launched DetectNWT, a new community-based COVID-19 screening program.

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