Quebecers Living Alone During The 'Holiday Pause' Can Join Another Family's Bubble
But just one family — so choose wisely.
With a high number of COVID-19 cases and some Quebec hospitals reaching their limits, announced that new measures will take effect from December 17 to January 11 — a period he called a " ."
While this means mandatory work-from-home and the closure of non-essential businesses, he also announced somein the province.
We'll allow a person living alone to join one family bubble.
Premier Francois Legault
Currently,can receive one visitor at a time.
During the holiday pause period, however, Legault said they can expand their social circle to include one family.
"What we're going to permit is that people [living] alone can go into the bubble of another family," he said.
"But it must only be one family bubble for this period."
For example, a mother or grandmother can spend an evening or two with one of her children's families between December 17 and January 11.
Legault said it's important to be precise in order to follow public health guidelines and limit risks.