The changes outlined below for County of Elgin Homes will begin effective July 16, 2021.

Each Elgin County Home will communicate minimum & maximum visitors permitted in designated areas, while continuing physical distancing, based on operational capabilities.

Surveillance Testing

 Fully Immunized Individuals – have received required # of doses of COVID-19 vaccine + 14 days Where an asymptomatic individual is Fully Immunized Against COVID-19 the surveillance testing requirements are no longer required. Please be prepared to show proof of vaccination at each visit, if you are unable Rapid Testing will be required

Partial/Unimmunized – when visiting you will be required to have 2-3 Rapid Antigen Tests performed every 7 days. General Visitors must wait for results prior to beginning their visit.

If you are unable to locate your Proof of Vaccination you can find additional information here:

Below you will find the full July 16, 2021 Visiting Communication as well as the LTC Visitor Absences and Social Gathering Snapshot:

Essential Caregiver, General Visitor Updates Communication July 16 2021
LTC Visitor Absences, Social Gatherings Snapshot July 13, 2021


Victoria Day Closure 2024
Easter Holiday Closure Notice
Family Day Closure Notice
Graphic to indicate holiday closures at Elgin County Facilities. The Elgin County Administration Building, Provincial Offences Administration Building, and Elgin County Heritage Centre will be closed on Friday, December 23rd at noon. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024.