COVID-19 News

Joann Breen was on high alert when COVID-19 came to Nova Scotia. The Glace Bay native had spent more than three decades working as a Registered Nurse in Acute Care, caring for people with illness and injury who were at higher risk for severe disease.
COVID testing continues to be available to Nova Scotians experiencing symptoms. In an effort to ensure all Nova Scotians have access to COVID-19 testing as needed, especially those in rural communities where testing is not available nearby, the Public Health mobile units will be offering testing in the communities listed below. All upcoming mobile unit clinics can be found online at