MARCH 17, 2020

Special Statement from the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation.

As COVID-19 spreads across Canada, the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation COVID-19 Working Group continues to monitor the unfolding pandemic.  As a proactive approach to reducing exposure to COVID-19 in this critically evolving situation, effective March 17, 2020 at 4:30 p.m., the Mississaugas of the Credit will be shutting down all non-essential services.

The following essential services will still be provided to MCFN members:

  • Ontario Works – emergencies only
  • Community Wellness Payments LMR Department – Revised 2020-2021 Procedure
  • Media and Communications
  • Public Works
  • Home and Community Care – (existing clients only) Meals on Wheels, laundry, personal care, wellness check-in (via telephone), list shopping
  • Community Health – Water testing
  • Mental Health – supportive counselling available via telephone from 8:30-4:30 with Adult Mental Health Worker 905-536-7863

This situation is being closely monitored and reassessed by the MCFN COVID-19 working group on a daily basis as new and updated information becomes available.

For general inquiries please contact the Band Administration Office at 905-768-1133