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FWFN ANNOUNCES COVID-19 VACCINE CLINICS

Event date: 2/25/2021 - 2/26/2021 Export event

FWFN ANNOUNCES COVID-19 VACCINE CLINICS

Thursday and Friday of this week

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~~~~   February 23, 2021  (LSN) Fort William First Nation (FWFN) is excited to formally announce the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine through a set of two clinics running in the community on Thursday and Friday of this week, located at the Fort William First Nation Community Centre, 400 Anemki Drive.

“I couldn’t be more relieved to hear that our community of Fort William First Nation, will be receiving these life saving vaccines. I encourage everyone to register for an appointment through our COVID-19 hotline, by calling or emailing to set up your appointment. I do not want to waste a single drop of this vaccine and it is my hope that this is a step in the right direction that will provide protection and save lives.” states, Chief Peter Collins, Fort William First Nation.

The COVID-19 vaccine will be available to those who are highest risk for severe illness from the virus; they have been chosen to be the first to be offered this protective vaccine.
• FWFN registered members 55+ (Elders)
• Individuals with underlying health issues and or disabilities
• FWFN registered members 16+
• FWFN community members 16+

The distribution of the vaccine will be a series of two doses and are scheduled between 19-42 days between doses, the minimum spacing of doses is 19 days, the recommended spacing is 21 days and the maximum spacing is 42 days. Fort William First Nation is conducting registrations for the first dose to plan for the number that will be needed during the clinic.

Registrations can be made by calling the FWFN COVID-19 hotline at 807.698.0415 or via email at covid19@fwfn.com. You will be contact with your appointment date and time.

“This is a major milestone in the fight against COVID-19 and the protection of the community of Fort William First Nation. I would like to thank all of the front line workers and everyone who has worked so diligently for the health and well being of our members. It is vitally important that we remember to follow all of the recommendations from our Medical Officer of Health, stay home and only leave for essential services.” says, Chief Executive Officer, Michael D. Pelletier.

Information regarding COVID-19 pertaining to First Nation is available on our website under COVID-19 Action Plan,
www.fwfn.com/covid-action-plan/

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  • 23 February 2021
  • Author: Robert McKenzie
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TBDHU goes into Lockdown March 1st 12.01 am.

Date  New
Cases
Active
Cases 
Resolved
Cases 
Deceased  Hospitalized 
ICU
Feb 27   335 1218 30 23 7
Feb 28   343 1239 30 26 9
March 1 56 376 1262 30 29 9
March 2  40 374 1304 30 26 9
March 3  26 389 1314 31 29 10
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             
             

This is the total number of deaths among cases in which COVID-19 was determined to be a contributing or underlying cause of death

 

Links to Regional Covid-19 Regional Information

Number of Test and Number of Cases of COVID

Date Tests Cases Date Tests  Cases       
Feb 11 68,800 945 Mar 1 35,000 1,023      
Feb 12 62,000 1,076 Mar 2  30,800 966      
Feb 13 58,800 1,300 Mar 3 52,600 958      
Feb 14 48,700 981            
Feb 15 27,000 964            

Feb 16

30,400 904            
Feb 17 34,000 847            
Feb 18 56,200 1,038            
Feb 19 65,400 1,150            
Feb 20 57,200 1,228            
Feb 21 Not report Not Report            
Feb 22 31,200 1,058            
Feb 23 26,000 975            
Feb 24  54,900 1,054            
Feb 25 66,400 1,138            
Feb 26 64,000 1,258            
Feb 27 59,400 1,185            
Feb 28 49,200 1,062            
                 

 

Covid and test During Ontario Lockdown

December 26th is day one of lockdown in Ontario 

Date Tests #Cases  Date Test Cases Date  Tests Cases
Dec 26   2,142 Jan 11     Jan 26 30,700 1,740
Dec 27   2,005 Jan 12     Jan 27 55,200 1,670
Dec 28   1,939 Jan 13     Jan 28 64,700 2,093
Dec 29   2,553 Jan 14     Jan 29 69,000 1,837
Dec 30 39,200 2,923 Jan 15     Jan 30 59,600 2,063
Dec 31   3,328 Jan16  73,900 3,056 Jan 31 49,400 1,848
Jan 1   2,476       Feb 1 30,400 1,969
Jan 2   3,363 Jan 17     Feb 2 28,600 745
Jan 3 49,800 2,964 Jan 18     Feb 3 52,400 1,172
Jan
4
    Jan 19     Feb 4 64,500 1,563
Jan 5 35,200 3,128 Jan 20     Feb 5  62,700 1,670
Jan 6     Jan 21 70,300 2,632 Feb 6 62,300 1,388
Jan 7     Jan 22 71,800 2,662 Feb 7 51,700 1,489
Jan 8     Jan 23 63,500 2,359 Feb 8  28,300 1,265

Jan 9

72,900 3,443 Jan 24  48,900 2,417 Feb 9 30,800 1,022
Jan 10     Jan 25 36,000 1,958 Feb 10 52,500 1,072

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