Operating with Social Distance

Learn More About Our COVID-19 Protocols

Food Rescue Yellowknife

Declared an essential service by the Chief Public Health Officer in March 2020.

Developed COVID-19 protocols which streamlined operations while adhering to GNWT guidelines.

Conducted WSCC risk assessments and implemented appropriate procedures.

Effective April 1st, 2022, Food Rescue board of directors decided vaccination is no longer mandatory for workers at the site. Masks are also no longer mandatory and are now a personal choice.

A Well Thought Out Plan

Copies of COVID-19 protocols and risk assessments are posted at the Food Rescue Yellowknife site.

Highlights of Food Rescue Yellowknife’s response to COVID

Streamlined operations.

Limited number of staff and volunteers on site.

Implemented social distancing, wearing masks and gloves as required, disinfecting surfaces and equipment, contact tracing, screening, and other practices and processes.