News release: November 20, 2021
Residents who attended a funeral at New Life Covenant Centre in Mississauga on November 13 exposed to COVID-19
Brampton, ON. (November 20, 2021) – Peel Public Health is advising anyone who attended a funeral at New Life Covenant Centre located at 7050 Bramalea Rd, Mississauga, ON L5S 1S9 on November 13th to seek immediate PCR testing. All guests should get tested immediately and self-isolate while awaiting results, regardless of vaccination status. Individuals who refuse testing must self-isolate for 20 days. For attendees that initially tested with a Rapid Antigen Test or other point of care test, Peel Public Health is asking them to be re-tested with a PCR test.
Everyone seeking testing because of the exposure should give testers the following outbreak number: 2253-2021-50639
Testing locations can be found by Googling "COVID testing near me" with location services enabled.
Information on how to self-isolate can be found at Coronavirus self-isolation page. Failure to comply with self-isolation can result in fines under the Section 22 Class Order.
Region of Peel
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