COVID-19 Updates & Information

Social Services Support for COVID-19 (Funding Criteria)
 
The Alberta Government is providing $30 million to municipalities, charitable and non-profit organizations to provide help to individuals, seniors, families and other vulnerable Albertans who are isolated or impacted by measures to contain COVID-19.

More information and the application form can be found by clicking here.  


 "Groceries on the Go" Program

In the spirit of "flattening the curve” during the COVID – 19 Pandemic, preventative strategies such as self isolating and social distancing by minimizing personal contact with individuals are being recommended by Canada’s Chief Medical Officer to assist in preventing and reducing the spread of the virus.  

Cypress County recognizes that there may be County residents who may not have the support of other family members or neighbours to pick up groceries on their behalf.  

Therefore, Cypress County is prepared to provide assistance, while the COVID – 19 Pandemic threat exists, by picking up and delivering groceries (ordered online and paid for by the resident) to County residents through the
 
Media Releases
Our top priority is of the health, safety, and well-being of the public and our employees. We are focusing on maintaining essential services that County residents rely on. In our operations, we have developed strategies on how to best mitigate the risk of the virus to our workforce.  As further operational decisions are made, we will be making announcements to the public.  
 
Closures and Cancellations

Effectively immediately, the County Administration building is closed to the public until further notice.Residents requiring assistance will still be able to contact County staff via telephone, email or through the Service Request link on the County website.  
 
What County services are online?
 
 
COVID-19 coronavirus info for Albertans
 
 
Media contact:
LesleyAnn Collins
Executive Assistant
lesleyann.collins@cypress.ab.ca