At IOC we are committed to becoming a premier mining organization in North America. To achieve this goal, the way we do our work every day at IOC is just as important as the work that we deliver. Our commitment to health, safety, environment and communities (HSEC) is fundamental to how we do business.
IOC COVID-19 - Community contributions

IOC is making contributions to reduce the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic in our communities of Labrador West and Sept Iles. Funding will support the health and well-being of people in our communities.


  • Provided Repit Richelieu with 20 pair of safety glasses.
  • Donation of one box of N95 masks to Labrador West dentist for emergency surgeries.
  • Donation of 3 non-contact forehead thermometers to Labrador Grenfell Health to support the long term care resident screening.
  • Food Bank Sept-Iles & Lab West - grocery gift certificates for families (60k).
  • Hospital Foundation of Sept-Iles and Lab Grenfell Health (20k) - 25 tablets to support consultations with vulnerable populations.
  • Centre de réinsertion Le Phare (10K) (Sept Iles regional recycling center)- Purchase of protective materials (visors, masks, gloves) and lunches.
  • Women’s shelters (Maison des femmes de Sept-Iles et Hope Haven in Lab West ) (10K ).
  • Provided 2 accommodation units for women/children victims of domestic violence -5K each.
  • Fit testing for the staff of Hope Haven transition house, RNC (local police)and to the Labrador Grenfell Health for health care workers.
  • Provided and installed sheets of Plexiglas in high interaction areas at the Labrador West Health Care Center (hospital) to ensure social distancing.
  • Provided N95 masks to the Labrador City fire station and masks and gloves to Hope Haven shelter.
  • NL Child & Family Services $4000 worth of activity kits for children.
  • Labrador West Indigenous Service Center(5k) - Purchase of materials to make and deliver masks for the Labrador Coast.
  • RNC police and Labrador West Hospital - Accommodations for self-isolation.
  • Labrador West Day Care personal protective equipment for staff.