For the latest information in Saskatchewan:
- Email: COVID19@health.gov.sk.ca
- Call 1-855-559-5502 between 6:00 AM and 10:00 PM for information ranging from government services to travel restrictions
- Call HealthLine 811 if you have recently travelled internationally and are experiencing respiratory or flu-like symptoms.
- Contact your local Public Health Office in Swift Current at (306)778-5280 - Toll Free: 1-866-786-2510
If you need help applying for a benefit, complete a service request form at: Service Canada
Someone from Service Canada will call you within two days.
If you don’t have access to the internet or have trouble using it, call 1-877-631-2657 for immediate assistance. This is a special line set up for vulnerable people who previously relied on in-person services.
COVID-19 VACCINATION APPOINTMENT BOOKING INFORMATION:
Vaccination appointment will be done according to age. Currently booking persons age 85 and older. Additional specific categories will be added when Phase 2 gets underway. Appointments can be made in one of two ways:
Online: COVID19 Vaccine
Telephone: 1-833-Sask-Vax (1-833-727-5829)
To know when other age groups/additional categories will be vaccinated, visit: Saskatchewan COVID19 Vaccine. The current eligible groups for vaccination will be prominently displayed next to the online booking button.
As vaccines become more available the vaccinations may move swiftly through age groups so check back frequently to determine when you are eligible.
The Saskatchewan Small Business Emergency Payment (SSBEP) Phase 2 is established to provide financial assistance to eligible small businesses in Saskatchewan that have been ordered to temporarily close or substantially curtail operations due to a public health order in effect between December 1-31, 2020, January 1-31, February 1-28 and/or March 1-31, 2021, to help control transmission of COVID-19.
Please review the current list of provincial Public Health Orders. Please note that businesses identified as "critical public services" on the Critical Public Services and Allowable Business Services list are not eligible for the SSBEP 2 program.
Financial assistance includes a payment of up to $5,000 for December 2020, January, February and/or March 2021 that can be used for any purpose.
The program was initially offered April through June of 2020. An amended Phase 2 of the program has been established for December 1-31, 2020, January 1-31, February 1-28 and/or March 1-31, 2021, with the program opening for applications on Monday, December 7, 2020, and ending on Friday April 30, 2021.
The program is operated by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Finance in partnership with the Ministry of Trade and Export Development.
For more information, businesses can call 1-800-667-6102, email email@example.com, or visit Saskatchewan Small Business Emergency Payment (SSBEP).
A second offering of the Saskatchewan Tourism Sector Support Program (STSSP) have been announced. Two streams of funding are available to support tourism businesses that have been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic:
The STSSP 2 provides financial assistance for tourism businesses in the accommodations and major event facilities sectors that have seen a significant drop in sales revenue as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The STSSP 2 provides financial assistance for tourism businesses in the event, attraction or tour sectors that have seen a significant drop in sales revenue as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Applications will be available March 8 and the deadline to apply is April 30, 2021. For more information, businesses can call 1-800-667-6102, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit Saskatchewan Tourism Sector Support Program No. 2 (STSSP 2).
For questions about CERB, call 1-833-966-2099
HealthLine 811 - Open 24/7, Confidential - Free - Translation in over 100 languages
Wellness Together Canada:
Mobile Crisis HelpLine: Call (306) 757 0127
Kids Help Phone: Call 1-800-668-6868 - Text CONNECT to 686868 - Chat online at Kids Help Phone
Farm Stress Line: Call 1-800-667-4442, available 24 hours per day, seven days per week
For the latest information in Canada:
Call 1-833-784-4397 (interpretation services are available in multiple languages)