COVID-19 / HealthHub for Newcomers

Vaccine Support Line

Health and Wellness team

We are grateful for the support and contributions of our members in our various community initiatives. Click here to meet our team!

COVID-19 Support

If you or someone you know has tested positive for COVID-19, support in multiple languages is available.

CALGARY:
CENC / Multilingual Emergency Response Centre
Phone: 1-833-217-6614
Website: Click here

EDMONTON:
COVID Emergency Hotline
Phone: 1-833-738-7727
Website: Click here

Supports include culturally appropriate food hampers, access to financial supports and information, and counselling. You are not alone. Support is available.

Videos

Select a category below to review videos created by AIMGA members to help educate newcomer communities about COVID-19. Many languages are available:

Podcasts

As part of AIMGA's HealthHub for Newcomers, we have podcasts on Spotify. Click here or on one of the images below to listen.

Webinars

The following webinars are designed to educate communities about COVID-19 in their first language:

Other COVID-19 resources

  • Personal Protective Equipment Overview for Healthcare Workers (Tagalog)Video
  • Workplace Guidance for Business OwnersLink
  • City of Calgary COVID-19 resourcesLink
  • AHS Multilingual ResourcesLink
  • University of Calgary COVID-19 resourcesLink
  • Calgary Local Immigration Partnership (CLIP) Multilingual COVID-19 resourcesLink
  • COVID-19 resources for Edmonton residentsLink
  • Alberta Health Services COVID-19 websiteLink
  • 19 to Zero (vaccination resources)Link

Documents

Commitment to Comfort
Provided by Alberta Health Services
Arabic | Blackfoot | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | Cree | French | Hindi | Punjabi | Somali | Spanish | Tigrinya | Vietnamese
COVID-19 Distraction Techniques
Provided by Alberta Health Services
Arabic | Blackfoot | Chinese (Simplified) | Cree | French | Hindi | Punjabi | Somali | Tigrinya | Vietnamese
What to Expect with your COVID-19 Immunization
Provided by Alberta Health Services
Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | Hindi | Punjabi | Somali | Thai | Tigrinya | Ukranian | Vietnamese
COVID-19 Immunization in Pregnancy
Provided by Alberta Health Services
Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | French | Hindi | Punjabi | Somali | Tagalog | Tigrinya | Vietnamese
Get Vaccinated - It's Safe and Easy
Provided by the Government of Alberta
Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | Hindi | Korean | Punjabi | Somali | Spanish | Tagalog | Urdu | Vietnamese
The Facts about COVID-19 Vaccines
Provided by Health Canada
Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | Cree | French | Hindi | Korean | Punjabi | Spanish | Tagalog | Urdu | Vietnamese
Alberta Vaccine Handouts
Provided by the Government of Alberta
English | Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | French | Hindi | Korean | Persian | Punjabi | Somali | Spanish | Tagalog | Urdu | Vietnamese
Calgary Vaccine Handouts
Provided by the City of Calgary
English | Amharic | Arabic | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional) | Farsi | French | Gujarti | Hindi | Italian | Nepali | Pashto | Punjabi | Sindhi | Somali | Spanish | Tigrinya | Urdu | Vietnamese
Fit to Immunize
Provided by AIMGA
English | Amharic | Arabic | Spanish | Tagalog | Tigrinya | Vietnamese