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March 26 COVID-19 Update

March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update - March 26


During the COVID-19 pandemic we will be providing daily updates to our members with concise, relevant information they need for their businesses, employees and personal health.
For a list of industry resources, government programs, FAQs and more, visit our dedicated COVD-19 website at www.TogetherWeBuild.ca
For more frequent updates please follow us on Twitter @WCANews.
For past editions of these bulletins please visit the News section on our website.
If you have any questions about the pandemic, please email our COVID-19 hotline at covid19@winnipegconstruction.ca.

 

Construction During a Crisis - A statement from WCA


How do we keep building during a crisis? The Winnipeg Construction Association has released a statement on how our industry should be dealing with COVID-19. Read the full statement here.

 

Our new COVID-19 Website



To help our members and the industry keep up with the constantly-changing news surrounding COVID-19, today we launched our new COVID-19 specific website at TogetherWeBuild.ca. The new site features information on government programs, industry resources and answers to your questions. Our goal here is to provide you with the most current and industry-relevant information possible to help you cut through the noise.

If you have a resource you think could be valuable, please send it our way at covid19@winnipegconstruction.ca.


FREE Webinar: How to Get Through these Uncertain Times

April 3, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Covid-19 is causing uncertain times for all of us.  These uncertain times are creating an overload of emotional responses and elevated stress levels. 

Many people are feeling the sense of loss of control. Are you worried about the safety of your health, the security of your job, financial situation, family and the loss of your normal way of living their personal and professional lives? You are not alone. People everywhere are feeling the same way. The continued daily excess of distress and disruption can take its toll on your body, mind and health.

This webinar is designed to help you understand the importance of gaining a sense of control and to obtain strategies to use for yourself and others when dealing with high stress and anxiety.

Discover:

  • How stress and anxiety impacts your physical, emotional and mental state
  • The side effect of uncertainty and the impact of “What if” thinking
  • How to identify the common signs of distress
  • Five strategies to helping support yourself and others through these uncertain times

Looking for more education opportunities?


WCA Education has moved much of our normal programming to an online format, so you can continue your learning from the comfort of your home or office while observing social distancing.

Click here to see what we have coming up.

 

COVID-19 Hotline


We'll be here for our members through every step of this pandemic. If you have any questions or concerns, please email our dedicated COVID-19 hotline at covid19@winnipegconstruction.ca. If we don't have the answer you're looking for, we'll use our industry contacts and knowledge to find it for you.