The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit has declared a respiratory outbreak at Au Château Home for the Aged in Section A of the home – the causative agent is COVID-19.
On Nov. 15, 2021, the Health Unit was made aware of two individuals who tested positive for COVID-19. Additional infection prevention and control measures are in place, facility-wide. COVID-19 testing is currently underway for all staff and residents. Section A is currently closed to visitors. The situation is still evolving, and the outbreak investigation is ongoing.