The Woodlands of Sunset long-term care facility, Welland. GOOGLE

The Region of Niagara has updated its Health Care Facilities Outbreaks webpage to include the Woodlands of Sunset care home, located on Pelham Street, in Welland, as experiencing a COVID-19 outbreak.

No details are provided as to the number of affected residents.

On Tuesday, April 21, the site reported another outbreak at the same facility, in that case a gastrointestinal bug of unknown origin.


In a statement issued May 4, 2020, Niagara Region declared the Woodlands outbreak to be over.