May 25, 2021
- May 25: Following the update on May 25 from the Provincial Health Officer, the District will reinstate a number of programs and services at community recreation facilities. Read more.
- April 29: The District of West Vancouver was informed that two people who were at Gleneagles Golf Course on Saturday, April 24 have tested positive for COVID-19. Read more.
For more information on orders by the Provincial Health Officer, visit the provincial website.
For more information about BC's COVID-19 immunization plan, visit the provincial website.
For the most up-to-date vaccination schedule, please visit gov.bc.ca/getvaccinated.
There are three steps to get vaccinated. Register when it’s your turn, book an appointment, and get the vaccine. Registration is open to anyone born in 2009 or earlier (12+), people who are clinically extremely vulnerable, and pregnant people born in 2005 or earlier (16+).
The AstraZeneca/COVISHIELD vaccine pharmacy program is paused.
Visit the provincial government website for more information on:
Vancouver Coastal Health Authority has opened a Covid-19 vaccination site in the large gymnasium at the West Vancouver Community Centre, located at 2121 Marine Drive.
STATUS OF FACILITIES AND SERVICES
Masks are mandatory inside all District facilities.
What's open? What's closed? View the list to see the current status:
Municipal Hall is closed to the public until further notice. District staff continue to provide services by phone or email.
Resources and support for individuals
Mental health resources
Virtual services are available for British Columbians who are experiencing anxiety, depression, or other mental health challenges.
Connect North Shore
Connect North Shore was created to link residents to community resources including information for those in need and volunteer opportunities for those who want to help. The Connect North Shore resource directory provides links to community service organizations with a focus on those serving the North Shore, including resources for food, housing, social support and more.
Grocery and meal assistance
Free and Low-Cost Groceries and Prepared Meals (updated September 9)
Information resources in Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Tagalog, and English
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the District is offering free access to showers for community members who would otherwise not have access to a shower. Showers are available on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Ambleside Fieldhouse (located on Pound Road between the grass and artificial turf fields, north of rail tracks). Toiletries and towels will be provided. For more information about the shower program, please contact Karen Marzocco, Access Services Program Coordinator, at 604-925-7279 or email.
The Seniors' Activity Centre has launched programs to support seniors during this time of physical distancing. For information and assistance, call the Seniors' Activity Centre at 604-925-7280 or visit westvancouver.ca/seniors.
With LibraryConnect, you can call, chat, or email us to get the support you need.
Resources and support for businesses
The District of West Vancouver is following the guidance of our local, provincial and federal health authorities—and encourages the business community to do the same.
There are many things you can do to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in your community. Please follow the advice of health authorities.
Latest medical updates, including case counts, prevention, risks, and testing
Regional health information
National updates and financial resources
List of community exposure events
Health information and advice
Non-medical information (for general information related to COVID-19)
Call 1-888-268-4319 (1-888-COVID19)
Federal and Provincial live updates