COVID-19 has affected frontline and support workers in the continuing care industry and is still an ongoing threat to their safety, most especially at work. Ongoing changes to restrictions in family visitation as number of cases rise and fall puts everyone in the workplace at risk.
Psychological and Wellness Resources
The COVID-19 Pandemic can have a significant impact on mental health. Here are some resources for workers and front liners in handling the stress of working with COVID-19.
Anxiety Canada – Anxiety at work
- Anxiety Canada is a non-profit organization that researches and develops tools to manage anxiety. They provide some resources and information about anxiety and COVID-19.
Canadian Mental Health Association
- Covid-19 and Mental health
Teams and Leaders Resources
These are the resources available to support organizations and the multi-disciplinary teams to have safe social visitation in their facilities.
These are the resources available to support the frontline workers as they continue to provide care and service to residents and their families during this pandemic.