The following is the final update on the COVID-19 resident outbreak at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface, 185 Despins and the staff outbreak at Actionmarguerite St. Joseph, 1149 Leila Avenue.

The outbreak on 2DE and 3DE at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface is officially over.  Public Health will declare the outbreak over on March 31, 2021 and admissions can resume at that time.

The staff outbreak on Unit 1 at Actionmarguerite St. Joseph, 1149 Leila Avenue was officially declared over on March 25th 2021.  Admissions have resumed.

We want to thank residents and staff for the patience and understanding.

We are also happy to inform you that Essential Care Giver visits at 185 Despins will now include weekends and statutory holidays.   Essential Care Giver visits at 1149 Leila and 450 River Road also include Monday’s to Sunday from 11 AM to 2PM.

General visits in the assigned shelters can also be scheduled for all facilities from 1PM to 7PM, from Monday to Sunday.

We also ask visitors not to visit if they are not well and to follow the infection control protocols in place when visiting.   We also encourage families to consider the vaccine at the earliest possible opportunity.

We thank you again for your support and words of encouragement during this outbreak.

The Actionmarguerite Team