March 8, 2020.

NOTICE: CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS

We know that many people feel some anxiety about the COVID-19 respiratory virus. It is important to note that Public Health continues to assure that the risk of acquiring the virus in Ontario remains low. Although the risk is low, Public Health has also advised the general public to prepare for the possible spread of the virus within communities. 105 Gibson Centre has taken extra precautions steps in protecting our users as following:

a. Strengthen sanitization and cleanliness of public touch surfaces, specially handrails, door knobs and counters.

b. More ALERT posters are posted at the Centre entrances to stop visitors who are not feeling well from entering the Centre.

c. Cancelled or deferred programs and activities that do not require registration.

We encourage all visitors to continue reinforcing the important preventive measures during cold and influenza season including:

a. PRACTICE hand hygiene upon entry and exit of the Centre.

b. Anyone with fever OR cough OR difficulty breathing AND who have travelled outside Canada: DO NOT make contact with others and follow-up with your health care professional.

c. Anyone who has travelled to Hubei province, China, or Iran in the last 14 days, limit contact with others by self-isolation and staying at home for a total of 14 days.

d. PROTECT SELF and OTHERS:

             a. Wash your hands often.

             b. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

             c. Avoid contact with people who are sick.

             d. Stay home when you are ill.

             e. Practice proper cough and sneeze etiquette.

             f. Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

We know that concerns about this virus can create feelings of anxiety and fear. As a caring community, we will closely monitor the situation and adopt appropriate measures accordingly.

Please continue to visit www.york.ca/covid19 or www.ontario.ca/coronavirus regularly for

up-to-date information.

Sincerely,

105 Gibson Centre

冠狀病毒注意事項

我們知道許多人對COVID-19呼吸道冠狀病毒感到焦慮。公共衛生繼續確保在安大略省獲得該病毒的風險仍然很低。儘管風險很小,但公共衛生還建議公眾為病毒在社區內的傳播做好準備。105 Gibson中心採取了額外的預防措施,以保護我們的用戶:

1. 加強公共接觸面(特別是扶手,門把手和櫃檯)的清潔衛生。

2. 中心入口處張貼了更多警戒海報,以防止感到不適的用戶來訪中心。

3. 取消或延遲不需要人名登記的活動。

我們鼓勵所有用戶在感冒和流感季節繼續加強重要的預防措施,包括:

1. 進出中心時必須清潔雙手,注意衛生。

2. 曾在加拿大境外旅行的任何人,如有發燒,咳嗽或呼吸困難;請勿與他人接觸,並尋求醫療幫助。

3. 在過去的14天內,任何人曾去過湖北省,中國或伊朗,請通過自我隔離,留在家裡14天來限制與他人的接觸。

4. 保護自己和其他人, 請:

             1. 經常洗手。

             2. 避免用未清洗的手觸摸眼睛,鼻子和嘴巴。

             3. 避免與生病的人接觸。

             4. 生病時留在家裡休息。

             5. 練習適當的咳嗽和打噴嚏方法。

             6. 經常觸摸的物體,必須經常清潔和消毒。

我們明白對這種病毒的擔心會引起焦慮和恐懼感。作為關愛的社區,我們將繼續留意情況的發展,以確保採取必要的預防措施來保護我們中心的用戶。

獲取最新信息請點擊 www.york.ca/covid19www.ontario.ca/coronavirus

105 Gibson 中心謹啓

2020年3月8日