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Military and Correctional Services (COVID-19)

Military Response to COVID-19

  • Both the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces have been heavily involved in the fight against COVID-19.
  • This page discusses the military collaboration with the federal government to protect Canadian citizens during COVID-19, the various military-led operations, the vaccine distribution to military members, and the efforts made to ensure their safety throughout the pandemic.

COVID-19 in Federal Corrections

  • This plan to address COVID-19 in correctional facilities discusses the health safety measures implemented within the institutions, the protocols for symptomatic of COVID-19 positive inmates or employees, how the vaccine is being administered, how Correctional Service Canada is following the strategies of the Integrated Risk Management Framework, and the improved cleaning practices within the facilities.

Canadian Armed Forces Response to COVID-19

  • This news release from the Canadian Department of National Defence discusses the role of the Canadian Armed Forces and Canadian Rangers in supporting Canadians throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • This publication discusses the involvement of the Canadian Armed Forces deployed in Long Term Care Facilities in Quebec and Ontario and how the Canadian Rangers have been working in communities across the country to help Canadians through the challenges of the pandemic.