New Brunswick Public Health has notified the Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government of a New Brunswick resident who has tested positive for COVID-19 and who has recently met with Listuguj residents. They have coordinated with Quebec Public Health to conduct contact tracing. As a result, some community members may be contacted to determine next steps. These next steps could include COVID-19 testing or additional protective measures.
To protect the individual’s privacy, details including names, will not be released. Public Health and the Listuguj Community Health Services will continue to monitor this situation closely, and we will provide timely updates as they happen.