Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
20 334 120 5,844 6,092
AB
7 808 146 13,939 14,251
SK
6 414 107 13,489 13,668
MB
15 620 112 10,972 11,258
ON
29 157 46 3,542 3,761
QC
0 23 10 1,085 1,161
Atlantic
7 4 2 244 304
North60
0 134 29 4,151 4,256
 

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Legault encourages Quebec parents to get their kids vaccinated as campaign launches – CBC

80,000 appointments made for children aged 5- to 11-year-olds by Tuesday afternoon

Nov 23, 2021

Quebec Premier François Legault says it’s a “personal choice” for parents to vaccinate their children against COVID-19 and they shouldn’t feel pressured, but doing so could help change the epidemiological situation across the province.

“Scientists have made sure the vaccine is very safe for children. They will receive a pediatric dose,” Legault during a news conference Tuesday afternoon.

The premier outlined his government’s plan to vaccinate children age five to 11, saying the campaign will move into schools next week. Children will not be vaccinated without their parents’ written consent.

Quebec quietly opened reservations for kids Tuesday morning on the Clic-Santé website, and some 80,000 time slots were snapped up by mid-afternoon.

“It’s not for nothing that the vaccine for children came out after the vaccine for adults and teens,” Legault said. “There were even more tests done throughout the world and scientists have adjusted the dosage.”

Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/kids-vaccine-qc-1.6259211

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