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Huron Perth COVID-19 Updates

Posted on Monday, May 31, 2021 02:29 PM

Huron Perth, ON – Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is accelerating second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, in keeping with provincial direction.

While the interval between first and second doses can be up to 16 weeks, HPPH will begin to offer second dose appointments at an earlier interval of four weeks or later based on vaccine supply.

As of today, individuals age 80+ (born 1941 or earlier) are able to book a shortened-interval second dose appointment for a future clinic. Many residents who are 80+...

COVID-19 Update - May 26, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 03:37 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Tuesday, May 25, shows that Huron Perth has a cumulative total of 1,776 confirmed COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 2 cases added since the previous day. There are currently 37 active cases, including 20 variants of concern.  
    • There is one Huron Perth resident in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • The number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains unchanged at 57.
    • More details on case counts can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage.
  • The...

COVID-19 Update - May 19, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 05:05 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Tuesday, May 18, shows that Huron Perth has a cumulative total of 1,740 confirmed COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 8 cases added since the previous day. There are currently 75 active cases, including 44 variants of concern.  
    • There is one Huron Perth resident in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • Sadly today we reported another death due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 56.  This was a community death, not related to any outbreaks. Our condolences...

COVID-19 Vaccine eligibility to expand in Huron Perth May 18

Posted on Monday, May 17, 2021 03:43 PM

Huron Perth, ON – In alignment with provincial direction, Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility.  As of May 18, individuals aged 18 and older (born in 2003 or earlier) will be able to book an appointment at a future HPPH vaccination clinic.  Appointments are currently available for the week of June 7-12.

We are working with our local school boards on vaccinations for youth ages 12-17 and their family members, to take place mid-June; more details will...

COVID-19 Update - May 12, 2021

Posted on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 03:22 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Tuesday, May 11, shows that Huron Perth has a cumulative total of 1,671 confirmed COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 15 cases added since the previous day. There are currently 77 active cases, including 40 variants of concern.  
    • There are currently two Huron Perth residents in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • Sadly today we reported another death due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 54.  This was a community death. Our condolences go out to the...