BACI & COVID-19

Find key information below on BACI’s response to — and planning for — the COVID-19 pandemic. Also find broader community resources to support you and your family or friends.

BACI’s COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness Plan
Find the Plan here

BACI Family/Stakeholder Updates
Online Zoom Family Gathering – May 28 2020
Online Zoom Family Gathering for CI Families – May 14 2020
Online Zoom Family Gathering – May 7 2020
Online Zoom Family Gathering – April 30 2020
Online Zoom Family Gathering – April 23 2020
Online Zoom Family Gathering – April 16 2020
Letter to BACI Families – April 15 2020
Letter to Families & Stakeholders – April 8 2020
Letter to BACI Families – Mar 19 2020
Letter to Families & Stakeholders – Mar 16 2020
Letter to H&CS Families – Mar 16 2020
Letter to Respite Families – Mar 16 2020
Letter to Families & Stakeholders – Mar 13 2020
Letter to Youth Camp Families – Mar 13 2020
Letter to Families & Stakeholders – Mar 4 2020

BC’s Restart Plan
Find the Plan here
Find key parts of the Plan in ASL here

COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities
Staying Safe with the Coronavirus
My Plan for Being Safe
Information on COVID-19 – BC People First
Health & Social Connection Resources
Social Distancing/Connecting Resources & Activities
CLBC Updates for Individuals & Families

COVID-19 Resources for People with Autism
ACT’s Resources for the Autism Community
Supporting Individuals with Autism Through Uncertain Times

Resources for Families with Young & School-Aged Children
#COVIBOOK — Available in 17 languages
Tips For Keeping Kids Occupied
BACI’s Ideas of Things to Do at Home
Indoor & Online Family Fun
Kids in Burnaby
Virtual Classes
Scholastic’s Learn From Home
National Geographic Kids
Natural History – Smithsonian
Mad Science
TED-ed

Food Assistance
Greater Vancouver Foodbank
City of Burnaby — Food Security
Free Meal and Bread Giveaway — Burnaby
SHARE Food Bank — Tri-Cities

Emergency Housing & Shelters
Progressive Housing Emergency Shelter – Burnaby
Tri-City Transitions
Tri-Cities Homelessness & Housing Task Group
Greater Vancouver Area Shelter Directory
BC Housing

Resources for Businesses
Government of Canada — For Businesses & Employees
Burnaby Board of Trade Resources
BC Business COVID-19 Support Service


For reliable Health-related information and direction, please refer to the links below:

Health Authorities
Public Health Agency of Canada
BC – Fraser Health Website
BC Provincial Health Officer Updates
BC CDC
Self Assessment Tool

Good Hygiene Practices
Handwashing – When and How
Cough Etiquette

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