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COVID-19 - Multilingual Health Resources

​​​​1- Information on COVID-19 produced by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care that provides information about the virus, how people can protect themselves and what to do if they have contracted the virus, is available in 28 languages​ including English, French, Arabic, Farsi, Somali, and, Spanish.

​2- Public Health Ontario has developed the resources in multiple languages to support stakeholders with the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease.​

3- Information, resources and factsheets produced by the World Health Organization (WHO) for the public on COVID-19, including information on the symptoms, how to prevent spreading the virus, how to protect others and cope with stress during the outbreak, are available in English, French​, Arabi​cChinese, Russian​ and Spanish​.

4- Online COVID-19 language course​ in 101 languages to teach individuals essential english vocabulary about the pandemic (e.g. "quarantine", "pandemic", "it is an emergency" etc.)

5- An introductory video produced by the WHO on COVID-19 in English with French, Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Russian and Spanish subtitles is available here​.

6- A resource where the WHO debunks common myths about COVID-19 is available in English, French​Ara​bic, Chinese​​​, Russian​​, and Spanish​

Resources for Children:

​1- A resource on how to speak to children about COVID-19 is available in English and Spanish​.
2- UNICEF has tips on how to speak to children about COVID-19 available in English​, Fren​​ch​ and Spanish​.

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