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Share these awareness resources to learn how to prevent the spread of coronavirus and protect yourself and your community from the coronavirus outbreak.

These awareness resources are created for Indigenous communities in Indigenous languages by the Public Health Agency of Canada, Indigenous Services Canada and various Indigenous organizations.

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Watch videos from Indigenous Services Canada on available support and methods to help you stay safe, such as hand washing and physical distancing. Other videos are available in the table below.

Physical distancing: Stop the spread of COVID-19 in Indigenous communities (on YouTube)

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Keep it clean: Stop the spread of COVID-19 in Indigenous communities (on YouTube)

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COVID-19 videos (on YouTube)

Awareness resources for Indigenous peoples

Resource Created by Also available in Format
Public service announcements about the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines Indigenous Services Canada Webpage
COVID-19 mask use: Types of masks and respirators Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Webpage, PDF
COVID-19 mask use: How to choose, use and care for a mask Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Webpage, PDF
Treaty 6, 7, & 8 First Nations Youth Covid-19 Video Project: Protect Your Community AFN Alberta Not applicable Video on YouTube
How the National Microbiology Laboratory tests for COVID-19 Government of Canada Not applicable Video
Understanding COVID-19 testing Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 awareness activities for Indigenous kids Indigenous Services Canada Inuktitut Webpage
Public health guidelines and get tested with Dr Adams Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Mesures de santé publique et faites-vous tester avec Dr Raven Dupont-Maurice (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Help stop the spread of COVID-19 – INUKTITUT (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
#Protect Our Elders Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Not applicable Video on YouTube
About coronavirus disease Health Canada Webpage, PDF
Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs app (iOS)(Android) Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Not applicable Mobile app
Be prepared (COVID-19) Health Canada Webpage, PDF
COVID-19 awareness resources Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 cyber threats: tips and considerations Assembly of First Nations Not applicable PDF
COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Indigenous Communities University of Saskatchewan Not applicable PDF
COVID-19 federal benefits access tool Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Webpage
COVID-19 infographics Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Inuktitut PNG
COVID-19 information Native Women's Association of Canada Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 physical distancing sign Government of Yukon Not applicable PDF
COVID-19 printable information sheets First Peoples Wellness Circle Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 resources Government of Nunavut Webpage
COVID-19 vaccine superhero: Jesse's story First Nations Health Authority Not applicable PDF
COVID-19 supports available to urban Inuit organizations Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Webpage
COVID-19 tool for kids Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami PNG
COVID-19 vaccine information and resources Cellule COVID-19 Nation Innue Not applicable PDF
COVID-19 : La résilience des Autochtones, un levier à soutenir (not available in English) Institut national de santé publique du Québec Not applicable PDF
COVID-19: how to make your mask fit properly Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Webpage, PDF
COVID-19 resources and information Métis National Council Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 vaccine information Métis National Council Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19: updates, information and resources Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business Not applicable Webpage
Does the COVID-19 vaccine affect pregnancy and fertility? First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Video on Youtube
Double you protection poster Health Canada Webpage, PDF
Elders share advice during COVID-19 Office of the Treaty Commissioner Not applicable Webpage
Going out safely during COVID-19 Public Health Agency of Canada Webpage, PDF
Help reduce the spread of COVID-19: Information for Indigenous communities Health Canada Webpage, PDF
How to isolate at home when you have COVID-19 Health Canada Webpage, PDF
Indigenous health lab blog Morning Star Lodge Not applicable Webpage
Indigenous health resources on COVID-19 Gerstein science information centre Not applicable Webpage
Indigenous wellbeing in the times of COVID-19: Four directions virtual support hub Women's College Hospital Not applicable PDF
Information for First Nations on eligibility and applying for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit Assembly of First Nations Not applicable PDF
Know the facts about coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Health Canada Webpage, PDF
Listen to Granny Blood Tribe Communications Not applicable Video on YouTube
Super Bo Clean Blood Tribe Communications Not applicable Video on YouTube
Wearing Your Mask is Cool Blood Tribe Communications Not applicable Video on YouTube
Washing With Warrior Blood Tribe Communications Not applicable Video on YouTube
BNN Buffalo News (on YouTube) Blood Tribe Communications Not applicable Video on YouTube
Mental wellness and COVID-19 tips and considerations Assembly of First Nations Not applicable PDF
Message from Dr Stanley Vollant (not available in English) Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority Innu (Innu-aimun) Video on Facebook
Métis Nation COVID-19 Métis Nation Not applicable Webpage
My Vaxx Journey Indigenous Youth Working Group on Vaccine Uptake Not applicable Videos on Youtube
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Webpage
Nuttah and Kitchi Project: Protect Our People Good Minds Not applicable PDF book
Nuttah and Kitchi: COVID-19 journal and activity book Good Minds Not applicable PDF book
Physical distancing guidelines for home and work Government of Yukon Not applicable Webpage
Pregnancy and COVID-19 vaccination BCCDC COVID-19 Indigenous Knowledge Translation Working Group Not applicable PDF in colour
Pregnancy and COVID-19 vaccination BCCDC COVID-19 Indigenous Knowledge Translation Working Group Not applicable PDF in black and white
Preventing COVID-19 in the workplace: Employers, employees and essential service workers Health Canada Webpage
Public service announcements about COVID-19 Indigenous Services Canada Webpage
Public service announcements: COVID-19 vaccine for kids Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Webpage
Sexual and reproductive health during COVID-19 National Aboriginal council of midwifes
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  • Mohawk
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Webpage
Shkaabe Makwa: training and webinars Shkaabe Makwa: Centre for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Wellness
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  • Inuktitut
  • Michif
  • Mohawk
  • Ojibwe
Webpage
Tobacco use and COVID-19 Assembly of First Nations Not applicable PDF
Video by Siksika Health Services Siksika Health Services Not applicable Video on Facebook
Wash Your Hands posters Colleen Gray, artist and founder of The Art for Aid project Webpage
Ask the experts video series: COVID-19 vaccines questions Health Canada Not applicable Video
Your Health, Our Strength Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 resources: social media Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 vaccination tool kit for health care providers Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable PDF presentation
COVID-19 vaccine delivery: a testimonial from 2 Métis Elders Government of Saskatchewan Not applicable Video on YouTube
COVID-19 vaccines for at-risk groups (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Inuktitut Video on YouTube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — COVID-19 side effects explained Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — COVID-19 vaccines safety Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — COVID-19 variants of concern Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — COVID-19 variants of concern explained Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — how COVID-19 vaccines work Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — post-vaccination public health measures Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — trusted sources of information Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts — vaccination if you have tested positive for COVID-19 Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: get the facts: vaccines prioritization of Indigenous adults Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on Youtube
COVID-19 vaccines: What you need to know (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Inuktitut Video on Youtube
COVID-19: We can all help by getting vaccinated Government of Canada Not applicable Video
COVID-19 Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay Not applicable Webpage
After you get your COVID-19 vaccine British Columbia First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Webpage
Facts about COVID-19 vaccines First Nations Health Authority Not applicable PDF
What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccines First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Webpage
Charles Philippe Vincent's testimony First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Health and Social Services Commission Not applicable Video on Facebook
COVID-19: How vaccines are developed Government of Canada Not applicable Video
Vaccine safety in Canada Government of Canada Not applicable Video
What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine Government of Canada Plains Cree Webpage
Government of Manitoba: COVID-19 vaccines Government of Canada Not applicable Webpage
COVID-19 immunization plan Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Webpage
About the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Government of Nunavut Webpage
COVID-19 vaccine strategy Government of Yukon Not applicable Webpage
How are the COVID-19 vaccines being monitored for safety? Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe? Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Key facts with Crystal Martin-Lapenskie Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Make sure you know the facts about COVID-19 vaccination Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Webpage
Priority immunization with Crystal Martin-Lapenskie Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Priority immunization with Dr Adams Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Protecting our communities: British Columbia Assembly of First Nations COVID-19 vaccines public service announcement British Columbia Assembly of First Nations Not applicable Video on YouTube
Public service announcements about COVID-19 vaccines Indigenous Services Canada Webpage
Should I get my child vaccinated? First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Video on Youtube
Siksika Health Services Siksika Health Services Not applicable Video on Facebook
COVID-19 vaccine information and resources Sioux Lookout First Nations Not applicable PDF
Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority: How the COVID-19 vaccines work Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority Not applicable Video on Vimeo
Vaccination: Key facts with Dr Adams Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Vaccination prioritaire avec Dr Raven Dupont-Maurice (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Vaccination : Les points saillants avec Dr Raven Dupont-Maurice (not available in English) Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Video on YouTube
Vaccine development and approval in Canada Health Canada Not applicable Webpage, PDF
COVID-19 vaccines Weeneebayko Area Health Authority Not applicable PNG
Maad'ookiing Mshkiki, sharing medicine Women's College Hospital Not applicable Webpage
Ways to reduce fear of needles and pain from needles Indigenous Services Canada Not applicable Webpage, PDF

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