Senior staff at Lynn Valley Care Centre are working hard to closely monitor an outbreak of COVID-19 at Lynn Valley Care Centre .

We are taking every action and precaution necessary to ensure the virus is contained. The health and safety of residents and staff is our top priority.

Lynn Valley Care Centre is working rigorously around the clock with the Vancouver Coastal Health Public Health Officers to control and contain the virus. Public Health Officers are visiting daily to monitor the situation and working closely with our staff in measures of containment.

The staff and residents have been and will continue to be tested in case they demonstrate any flu-like symptoms. Any staff member with flu-like symptoms has been told to stay at home until they are tested for COVID-19 and are cleared for work by Public Health officials.

Family members of residents can contact the front desk at 604-988-4181 with any questions or concerns. We ask for your patience. It may take time to respond to each request as staff are busy following outbreak protocols in the care centre.

For further information about COVID-19, please visit www.VCH.ca/COVID19

Following are the letters from Vancouver Coastal Health regarding the outbreak.