Health Canada and Public Health Agency of Canada social media resources: COVID-19

For your consideration and use on your social media channels, please see the below general social media COVID-19 messaging and images.

As this is an evolving situation, please follow Health Canada and Public Health Agency of Canada social media channels for engagement opportunities. Feel free to engage via retweet, quote tweet or share on your official social media channels.

If you have any questions, contact Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada's Social Media Team directly at: hc.cpab.social.media-medias.sociaux.dgcap.sc@canada.ca.

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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
For more information:
Canada.ca/coronavirus
or phone 1-833-784-4397

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) For more information - Facebook

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
For more information:
Canada.ca/coronavirus
or phone 1-833-784-4397

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) For more information - Linkedin

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
For more information:
Canada.ca/coronavirus
or phone 1-833-784-4397

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) For more information - Twitter

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Symptoms are usually mild to moderate and can include:
Fever
Cough
Difficulty breathing

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Symptoms - Facebook

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Symptoms are usually mild to moderate and can include:
Fever
Cough
Difficulty breathing

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Symptoms - LinkedIn

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Symptoms are usually mild to moderate and can include:
Fever
Cough
Difficulty breathing

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Symptoms - Twitter

Key messages

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General Information

For the latest and most up-to-date information on the novel #coronavirus #COVID19, visit the Government of Canada's webpage or call the coronavirus information line: 1-833-784-4397.

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html

Misinformation

False statements and misinformation about #COVID19 continue to circulate online and on social media.

Get information you can trust: #GOC is a credible, fact-based, and reliable source for #COVID19 information.

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

Symptoms- Self-Assessment tool

#COVID19 symptoms can include fever, cough and difficulty breathing. Do you think you might have COVID-19? Use the self-assessment tool to find out what to do.

https://ca.thrive.health/covid19/en

Hand washing

Proper hand hygiene helps reduce the risk of getting or spreading infection of #COVID19:

  • wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • use soap and water, or alcohol-based hand sanitizer if that's not available
  • avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth

More:

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/prevention-risks.html#hygiene

Vulnerable populations

Older adults and people with medical conditions are at a higher risk of serious illness from the #coronavirus disease. Find out how to protect yourself and your loved ones.

#COVID19

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/prevention-risks.html

Caregiver

If you need to provide care for someone with #COVID19 at home, you will need to know how to:

  • Limit contact
  • Protect yourself
  • Keep your environment clean
  • Monitor yourself for symptoms

Find out more:

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/prevention-risks/how-care-someone-covid-19-home.html

Isolation

Protect yourself and others if you need to isolate at home due to #COVID19. Learn more about how you should:

  • Limit contact with others
  • Keep your hands clean
  • Avoid contaminating common items and surfaces
  • Care for yourself

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/diseases-conditions/covid-19-how-to-isolate-at-home.html

Physical Distancing

#PhysicalDistancing minimizes close contact with others in the community:

  • keep a distance of at least 2 arms-lengths (approximately 2 metres) from others
  • avoid crowded places and gatherings
  • avoid common greetings, such as handshakes
  • limiting contact with people at higher risk, like older adults and those in poor health

Learn more:

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/prevention-risks.html#social

Awareness Resources

Looking for resources on #COVID19?

Find all of the #GOC #COVID19 awareness resources for information on how to stay safe and reduce the spread. Some resources are available in multiple languages.

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/awareness-resources.html

Facebook Frame

Add this frame to your profile picture and tell us how you're keeping in touch with your friends and family, while maintaining #physicaldistancing. Get it here:
#COVID19

www.facebook.com/profilepicframes/?selected_overlay_id=744421846090366

Covid Alert App COVID Alert helps you protect your loved ones by limiting the spread of the virus. It provides notifications about potential exposure to the virus that causes #COVID19 so you can take action! www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19/covid-alert.html

Key hashtags

COVID Alert app

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Help limit the spread. Download the COVID Alert app.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Do your part. Download the COVID Alert app.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Protect your community. Download the COVID Alert app.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Download the COVID Alert app before heading out.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Use the COVID Alert app to know if you may have been exposed.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Double your protection. Use both a mask and the COVID Alert app.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Help prevent future outbreaks. Download the COVID Alert app.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

The COVID Alert app is easier to download than you think.

Canada.ca/coronavirus

Other products to share
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Poster with printable dimensions of 8.5 inches x 11 inches.

Double your protection.

Download the COVID Alert app and wear a mask.

The more Canadians who install the COVID Alert app, the better we can limit the spread of COVID-19.

Let’s protect each other. Download the app. Learn more:

Canada.ca/coronavirus

1-833-784-4397
Poster with printable dimensions of 8.5 inches x 11 inches.

Protect your community.

Download the COVID Alert app.

The more Canadians who install the COVID
Alert app, the better we can limit the spread of COVID-19.

Let’s protect each other. Download the app.

Learn more:

Canada.ca/coronavirus
1-833-784-4397

An infographic of key points related to the COVID Alert mobile app, including:

  • how the app works
  • how it protects your privacy
  • what to do if you test positive
  • what to do if you may have been exposed
  • why you should download the app
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36-second video about the COVID Alert app Access the transcript for the 36-second video on the COVID Alert app.
2-minute video about the COVID Alert app Access the transcript for the 2-minute video on the COVID Alert app.
Trueview ad 1 for COVID Alert app on YouTube for social media campaign Protect your community. Help break the chain of infection by knowing if you may have been exposed. Download the new COVID Alert app.
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Help prevent future outbreaks. Download the new COVID Alert app.
Canada.ca/coronavirus

Aidez à prévenir de futures éclosions. Téléchargez la nouvelle appli Alerte COVID.
Canada.ca/le-coronavirus

COVID Alert app - Help prevent future outbreaks- horizontal digital display banner: 1920x1080.png
Horizontal digital display banner

Protect your community. Download the new COVID Alert app.
Canada.ca/coronavirus

Protégez votre communauté. Téléchargez la nouvelle appli Alerte COVID.
Canada.ca/le-coronavirus

COVID Alert app - Protect your community - Horizontal digital display banner: 1920x1080.png

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Help prevent future outbreaks. Download the new COVID Alert app.
Canada.ca/coronavirus

Aidez à prévenir de futures éclosions. Téléchargez la nouvelle appli Alerte COVID.
Canada.ca/le-coronavirus

COVID Alert app - Help prevent future outbreaks- vertical digital display banner: 1080x1920.png

Vertical digital display banner

Protect your community. Download the new COVID Alert app.
Canada.ca/coronavirus

Protégez votre communauté. Téléchargez la nouvelle appli Alerte COVID.
Canada.ca/le-coronavirus

COVID Alert app - Help prevent future outbreaks- vertical digital display banner: 1080x1920.png

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