For the latest information, we encourage you to visit quebec.ca/en/coronavirus. Essential information is updated regularly in order to answer all your questions.
Practical health tool related to COVID-19
- If you believe you have been exposed to COVID-19 or have symptoms similar to COVID-19, you are invited to complete the COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool to get a recommendation on the next steps to follow, according to your condition.
- The Self-Care Guide - COVID-19 was designed to help you make the best possible decisions about your health and that of your loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic.
More specifically, it contains information about how best to protect against COVID-19, how to take care of yourself or provide basic care to family members, and when and who to consult if you require care and services.
Who has to take a test?
- people with symptoms
- people who have had close contact with someone who has COVID‑19
- people who have been asked by public health authorities to get tested
To find out if you should get tested, use the COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool.
You can be tested in one of the following ways:
At a designated assessment centre
Get an appointment quickly at a designated assessment centre by calling 450-644-4545 or 1-877-644-4545, or by filling out the online form.
At a mobile testing unit (without an appointment)
The mobile unit provides testing for people who live or work in the areas of the Montérégie hardest hit by COVID-19, in order to act quickly to prevent the spread of the disease. Watch for a mobile unit in your area.
Schedule of mobile testing unit (French only)
|19 octobre de 9 h 30 à 16 h||Centre récréatif d'Ormstown, 87 rue Roy, Ormstown|
|19 octobre de 10 h à 16 h||11c, Place du Commerce, Brossard (IMPORTANT : Le stationnement de l'unité mobile de dépistage est accessible seulement par l'avenue Platon).|
|19 et 20 octobre de 9 h à 16 h||Pavillon La Coop Saint-Hyacinthe, 2740, avenue Beauparlant, Saint-Hyacinthe|
|20 octobre de 9 h 30 à 16 h||Centre communautaire de Beauharnois, 600 rue Ellice, Beauharnois|
|21 octobre de 9 h 30 à 16 h||Club le Rendez-Vous, 319 rue Brault, Châteauguay|
|21 et 22 octobre 2020 de 10 h à 16 h||Centre de Congrès - Hôtel Mortagne, 1228, rue Nobel, Boucherville|
|22 et 23 octobre de 9 h 30 à 16 h||Centre communautaire de Saint-Lazare, 1301 rue du Bois, Saint-Lazare|
|23 octobre de 10 h à 16 h||Salle Jani-Ber, 80 rue Plante, Sorel-Tracy|
People who do not have symptoms of the flu, gastroenteritis, or COVID-19 can contact their medical clinic to schedule a phone or in-person appointment. They can also call Info-Santé at 811 to speak to a nurse.
Disclosure of screening results
In view of the current volume of screening tests, it is possible that there may be a delay in transmitting the results. Analyses are underway and our teams will contact you as soon as possible.
Worried about your health?
Consult a designated assessment centre (DAC)
If you have symptoms similar to the flu, gastroenteritis, or COVID-19, or if you are worried about your health or that of a loved one, you can consult one of the designated assessment centres on the territory.
By appointment only, these clinics provide medical assessments for all patients who need a consultation, whether or not they have a family doctor.
To make an appointment at a designated assessment centre: 450-644-4545 or 1-877-644-4545.
Stress or anxiety?
If you are feeling stressed, anxious, or depressed, there are various tools you can consult that explain the ways in which pandemic-related stress, anxiety and depression can manifest, and ideas for taking care of yourself. It also lists some resources that are available to help you.
- Don’t forget about mental health!
- Don’t forget about mental health while at home!
- Don’t forget your children’s mental health!
You can also call Info-Social at 811. Psychosocial workers will offer you support, information, and advice, as needed.
Information about COVID-19
Situation in Québec, symptoms and treatments, psychological problems, government measures, directives and guidelines, how can I help?
Find all the information related to COVID-19 at quebec.ca/en/coronavirus.
- General health recommendations (hand washing, face coverings, isolation, etc.)
- To contribute to the efforts of the health and social services network: https://jecontribuecovid19.gouv.qc.ca/Inscription.aspx
- To volunteer: https://www.jebenevole.ca/
- Instructions for travellers during the COVID-19 pandemic
- An action plan for the second wave (MSSS)
Information specific to the Montérégie region
- Number of COVID-19 cases by municipality (interactive map) (French only)
- Progressive regional alert and intervention system (COVID-19)
- Situation in residences for seniors and vulnerable citizens
- Situation in Schools
For specific information about the three CISSSs in the Montérégie region, visit the associated COVID-19 page. (See the map of the three CISSSs)