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COVID-19 Workspace Adaption Assistance Fund
Health workers need to adapt their workplaces in order to provide care during the pandemic, which can be costly.
The COVID-19 Workspace Adaption Assistance Fund provides a non-repayable contribution toward the cost of implementing a COVID-19 Operational Plan to Prince Edward Island businesses, not-for-profits, and non-governmental organizations that have incurred costs to implement safety measures.

This Fund contributes to costs (retroactive to March 16, 2020) that are directly related to implementing safety measures of a COVID-19 Operational Plan, including but not limited to:
- Physical changes to workplaces specifically for the purpose of protecting employees and customers (examples: plexiglass dividers, new walls or dividers, new entryway systems, construction labour, intercom and communication systems).
- Purchase of equipment (examples: hand sanitizer stations, sterilizing equipment, portable hand wash stations).
- Engineering and design services related to the changes required for the Covid-19 Operational Plan.
- Personal Protective Equipment (examples: gloves, masks, face shields, gowns, hand sanitizer).
- COVID-19 specific signage (examples: directional and physical distancing signs, floor decals, and health and wellness signs).

Maximum Fund contribution of $2,000 (based on 75% of Eligible Project Costs).
One application per business location will be accepted.
  • Other
  • Community Health Workers
  • Dental Providers
  • Family Caregivers
  • Medical Imaging Workers
  • Medical Laboratory Technologists
  • Mental Health Workers
  • Midwives
  • Military Health Workers
  • Non-traditional Health Workers
  • Nurse Practitioners*
  • Nurse Specialists*
  • Nurses - Licensed Practical
  • Nurses - Registered
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Paramedics
  • Personal Support Workers
  • Pharmacy Workers
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physicians - Emergency
  • Physicians - Intensive Care
  • Physicians - Primary/Family
  • Physicians - Specialists
  • Public Health Workers
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Speech/Language Pathologists
  • Other Health Care Workers
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  • Community Health Services
  • Critical Care
  • Diagnostic Services
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Home Care Services
  • Hospitals
  • Indigenous Health Services
  • Long-Term Care
  • Mental Health Services
  • Primary Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Other
  • Urban/Suburban
  • Rural
  • Remote
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Innovation PEI
902-368-6300
Canada - Prince Edward Island

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