Defence Team – COVID-19

The latest information and resources for military and civilian members of the Defence Team related to the rapidly evolving 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the steps being taken to minimize the risk to our military and civilian members.

Last update:
July 21
3:50 pm EST

Messages for the Defence Team

Important contacts

Phone and email contact information for both civilian employees and military members

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Get updates on COVID-19 from the Government of Canada

Family and Intimate partner violence

Staying home to help stop the spread of COVID-19 can cause stress, frustration and anger, which sometimes lead to violence. This page lists important contacts and resources.

Information for Government of Canada employees

Advisories, messages and FAQs for employees

Military response

How COVID-19 is impacting Canadian Armed Forces operations

Mental Health and Wellness

Helpful information for the Defence Team about maintaining our mental and physical health

Working remotely

Tools and information for civilians, managers, and military members.


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Frequently asked questions

National Defence COVID-19 Emergency Charity Campaign Update

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on Canadians, the Defence Team launched the National Defence COVID-19 Emergency Campaign.

Resuming work

Pertinent information for all Defence Team members about resuming work.

Provincial and Territorial COVID-19 Guidelines

As the economy reopens across the country, provinces and territories are each taking precautions to ensure a healthy and safe environment for all. Follow the links below for the latest updates on your province or territory of residence.

Additional Resources