Home Page TitleCOVID-19 Novel Coronavirus: Canadian Red Cross Relief and Resources

Home Banner CTAThe Canadian Red Cross is helping with the COVID-19 response in communities across Canada. Our staff and volunteers continue to work alongside governments and health ministries throughout the country to support Canadians during this unprecedented global pandemic.   

This page will help you find out more information about coronavirus, and how you can help yourself and others.  

You can support communities most impacted by the pandemic by making a donation to the Canadian Emergencies and COVID-19 Response Fund.   

Another way you can get involved in our response to COVID-19 is by joining us as a volunteer.
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Whatever your living situation, the Canadian Red Cross has tips and resources to help keep yourself and your loved ones safe during this pandemic. We also have tools and guidance on how to care for those at high risk of complications.  

The Canadian Red Cross is offering programs for grants, as well as free personal protective equipment and training to support community organizations so they can continue to deliver vital services to those who are the most vulnerable to the health, social and economic impacts of COVID-19.

The Canadian Red Cross is dedicated to supporting individuals, families and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through relationships with government agencies and widespread community partnerships, we will adapt to emerging needs to assist the country’s most vulnerable as this crisis evolves. 

We are hiring a humanitarian workforce of 900 people to work in long-term care homes in Quebec. This workforce will provide comfort and care to residents. Temporary paid positions.

Online toolkit for community leaders: strengthening community resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Canadian Red Cross and First Nations partners have launched a Help Desk resource for Indigenous community leadership. 

Find answers to commonly asked questions about COVID-19. As well, the Canadian Red Cross is advising the public to be aware of fraudulent activities related to the COVID-19 pandemic.