Ontario's COVID-19 Vaccination Strategy Targets High-Risk Neighbourhoods
April 13, 2021
To slow the spread of the virus and protect communities with the highest rates of transmission, Ontario is rolling out vaccines to "hot spot" regions across the province as part of Phase Two of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan.
Ontario Moves Schools to Remote Learning Following Spring Break
April 12, 2021
In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, Ontario made the difficult decision to move elementary and secondary schools to remote learning following the April break.
Ontario Expands COVID-19 Vaccination Locations to More Pharmacies
April 11, 2021
The Ontario government is rapidly increasing vaccination capacity with the addition of over 700 pharmacies across the province; including 53 new locations in Halton Region.
Ontario Supports Families, Businesses and Workers during COVID-19
April 09, 2021
Employment in Ontario increased by 182,300 jobs in March. Although  job numbers have increased, many individuals, families and businesses are still struggling.
Canada and Ontario Invest in Renewal of the Civic Square for Burlington Residents
April 09, 2021
Today the governments of Canada and Ontario announced joint funding for the revitalization of the Civic Square in downtown Burlington.
Workplace Inspection Campaign Launching In COVID-19 Hotspots
April 08, 2021
Ministry of Labour launches inspection campaign in Peel and Halton warehouses, manufacturers, and retail businesses.
Ontario Helps Farmers and Agri-food Operators Keep Workers Safe
April 08, 2021
The Ontario government is providing $10 million to allow more farmers and agri-food operators to purchase personal protective equipment, enhance cleaning and disinfection and redesign workstations to better protect workers.
Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order
April 07, 2021
The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a third provincial emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA).
Made-in-Ontario N95 Respirators begin Rolling off the Production Line
April 07, 2021
Provincial and federal investment supports Ontario-made N95 respirators at 3Ms plant in Brockville.
Ontario’s Phase 2 Vaccination Effort Now Underway
April 06, 2021
Today, Burlington MPP Jane McKenna wrote to Halton’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Hamidah Meghani urging Halton Public Health to focus local vaccination efforts ...
Ontario Moving to Phase Two of COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan
April 06, 2021
The Ontario government is moving into Phase Two of its COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan.
Ontario Expanding Mental Health Supports for the OPP
April 06, 2021
The Ontario government is investing $12.5 million over three years to strengthen the mental health services available to Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and their families.
Ontario Implements Provincewide Emergency Brake
April 01, 2021
The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing a provincewide emergency brake as a result of an alarming surge  in case numbers and COVID-19 hospitalizations across the province.
Ontario Expanding Pharmacy and Primary Care Locations for COVID-19 Vaccinations
April 01, 2021
The Ontario government is steadily increasing capacity in its COVID-19 vaccine rollout with the addition of over 350 additional pharmacies and more primary care settings across the province.
Ontario Strengthens the Protection of Water Resources
March 31, 2021
The Ontario government is strengthening the protection of vital water resources with changes to the province's water taking program.
Ontario Supporting Victims of Crime in Underserved Areas
March 31, 2021
The Ontario government is investing an additional $2.1 million to provide new supports and services for victims of crime in Leeds-Grenville, Dufferin County and the Nipissing region - historically underserved areas of the province.
Province Doubles Support for Parents With New Ontario COVID-19 Child Benefit
March 31, 2021
The Ontario government is providing parents with $980 million in direct support as part of the Ontario COVID-19 Child Benefit.
Ontario Appoints New Patient Ombudsman
March 31, 2021
The Ontario government has appointed Craig Thompson as Ontario's new Patient Ombudsman to help improve the quality of care and supports patients and their families receive in hospitals, long-term care homes, and select home and community care settings.
Ontario Expands Domestic Vaccine Manufacturing Capacity and Improves Pandemic Preparedness
March 31, 2021
The Ontario government is partnering with the federal government, the City of Toronto and Sanofi, a leading global biopharmaceutical and vaccines company, to expand its Ontario facility to meet growing demand for flu vaccines, boost Canada's preparedness for future pandemics and create 300 high-quality jobs.
Ontario Supporting Construction Training in Hamilton
March 30, 2021
The Ontario government is investing $592,000 to help prepare 150 people in Hamilton for well-paying jobs in the construction sector, such as environmental engineers, surveyors, civil engineers and general managers to address the challenges brought on by COVID-19.
Ontario Strengthening Medication Safety in Long-Term Care Homes
March 29, 2021
The Ontario government is providing more than $77 million to help long-term care homes adopt advanced technologies to strengthen medication safety.
Ontario Supports the Tourism and Hospitality Sectors during COVID-19
March 29, 2021
The Ontario government is providing an estimated $100 million for a new one-time Ontario Tourism and Hospitality Small Business Support Grant and $100 million for a new one-time recovery program.
Ontario Partners with Auto Industry to Boost Supply Chain Competitiveness
March 29, 2021
The Ontario government is investing $10 million in auto parts companies through the Ontario Automotive Modernization Program (O-AMP) to boost competitiveness and position Ontario as a North American hub for building the car of the future.
Ontario Expands COVID-19 Vaccination Booking to Individuals Aged 70 and over in Additional Regions
March 28, 2021
The Ontario government is extending booking for COVID-19 vaccination appointments to individuals aged 70 and over through its online booking system and call centre in 11 additional public health units on March 29, 2021.
Ontario Moving Two Regions to New Levels in the COVID-19 Response Framework
March 26, 2021
Based on the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government is moving two public health regions to new levels in the COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open, including moving the City of Hamilton public health region to the Grey-Lockdown level.
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