There are no cases of Ebola in the NWT or Canada at this time. The risk in Canada remains extremely low.
Travel Health Advisories:
NWT residents travelling abroad are strongly advised to consult the Public Health Agency of Canada's Ebola Travel Health Advisory:
If you have recently traveled to any of the travel advisory locations listed above and are experiencing a fever, please call your local health centre.
- Ebola Virus Disease – Commonly Asked Questions
- Open Letter to the Public from the Minister of Health and Social Services and the NWT Chief Public Health Officer
For more information on the Ebola virus, visit:
Please note: If you wish to donate to the frontline Ebola outbreak efforts in West Africa, please visit the Canadian Red Cross website for more information.