What is Coronavirus?

Prepare Pacific Fight Coronavirus What is Coronavirus?

Covid-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and breathing by a type of Coronavirus. There are some simple steps you can take to protect you and your family.

Most people who get the Coronavirus will have mild to moderate symptoms and won’t have to go to the hospital.  But for many of our elders and people with underlying health conditions like weak immune systems, liver and kidney disease, cancer, heart disease and diabetes,  the Coronavirus can be serious.

It’s important we take Coronavirus seriously as many people have died around the world from this disease. 

What We're Fighting

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All the people who were living in your fale when New Zealand went into lockdown after Alert Level 4.

When people who are sick or have symptoms can be physically separated from those who are not sick.

The government’s orders to everyone to stay at home unless they need to do shopping, get medicine, exercise safely or are an essential worker.

A drive in centre where you can go to get tested for the Coronavirus.