Support and information for seniors
This section has information about COVID-19 and useful services for older people.
How to take a rapid antigen test (RAT)
Find instructions for how to use a rapid antigen test (RAT) kit at home.
If you have COVID-19
Find out what steps to take if you test positive for COVID-19, including how to self-isolate.
Self-isolating if you are older or have a disability
Find information on the Health Navigator website about keeping safe, testing and getting support.
Tips for isolating at home
The Ministry of Health has advice for making self-isolating at home easier.
Wearing a face mask
Face masks are a way we can protect ourselves and others. We encourage you to wear one whenever you can.
Who does not need to wear a face mask
For some people wearing a face mask is unsuitable. Find a list of valid reasons where a mask does not need to be worn and who does not need to wear one.
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