Thursday, March 4, 2021

Community Living Wallaceburg closing offices due to COVID-19

Community Living Wallaceburg is taking measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Community Living Wallaceburg officials say they understand “the importance of implementing proactive measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)” and has made the following changes:

– Our offices at 939 and 1100 Dufferin Ave., Wallaceburg have been closed and we ask that people call us at 519-627.0777, ext 0. We will respond within 12 hours.

– Employees will be contacting families to notify them of the changes that have been made to keep the people we support and our employees safe.

– All meetings, training sessions and Agency activities have been cancelled until further notice.

People can visit their website at and follow their social media sites for further up-dates as circumstances change.

“Thank you for your understanding and important collaboration as we all work together to keep each other safe and healthy,” stated Deborah Hook, Executive director,” in a media release.

Also, their annual Box Lunch fundraiser has been postponed until the Fall.

“The Agency is working closely with all community partners and sponsors, to identify a new date for this program,” Community Living Wallaceburg officials said on social media.

“Stay tuned for more information. If you have placed a lunch order, the Agency will contact you.”

The Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit has announced the first confirmed COVID-19 case in Chatham-Kent. Details, here.

Chatham-Kent’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. David Colby has implemented increased measures to combat COVID-19. Details, here.

The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared COVID-19 as a pandemic on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. Details, here.

For a list of local cancellations, postponement and further updates, click here.

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