Keeping Your Home and Family Safe

Family is a life jacket in the stormy sea of life.

J. K. Rowling

The safety of your home and family is a significant priority. This category provides information on resources to help better protect you, your loved ones and your property. In the Keeping Your Home and Family Safe category, there is information on topics such as: how to find local childcare services, home or rental insurance, local places of worship or community groups - and how or where to get vaccinated against COVID-19.


A healthcare worker administering a vaccination.

How and Where to Get Vaccinated

Learn more about how and where to receive your COVID-19 vaccinations.


A young woman engaging a group of young children.

How to Find a Local Daycare Service

Learn more about the available types of child care and what to consider before enrolling.

Home Repairs

A house made of blocks with a block labeled 'insurance' slipping out.

Home and Rental Insurance

Learn more about the benefits of home or rental insurance.

A handywoman examining the pipes under a sink.

Tips and Practices When Hiring a Trades Person

Things to consider when looking for and hiring a tradesperson for repairs at your home.

House covered in snow.

Taking Care of Your Home in Winter

Making sure that your home is ready for the winter can help you avoid costly repairs.

Religious and Spiritual Support

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Local Community Groups

Learn more about how to connect with your local community groups.

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Places of Worship

Learn more about where to find local religious or spiritual support.