New Funding Will Support Municipalities, Food Banks, Homeless Shelters and Individuals.
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Toronto - Today, Premier Doug Ford joined Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education to launch the first phase of Learn at Home and Apprendre à la maison, a new online portal that will provide resources for families so students can continue their education while schools are closed due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation.
Enhanced Health Care Coverage Critical to Support Efforts to Contain COVID-19.
New Measures and Regulations Will Reduce In-person Visits to Help Contain Spread of COVID-19.
Toronto — Today, Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, and Doug Downey, Attorney General, issued the following statement in response to COVID-19 and the government's commitment to keep communities safe while continuing to hold offenders accountable.
Emergency Sitting Sees Two Critical Pieces of Legislation Receive Unanimous Consent.
Ontario is building healthier and safer communities by taking further steps to end hallway health care and build an integrated, connected health care system.
Today, the Government of Ontario announced that it is taking decisive action by making an order declaring an emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. In doing so, Ontario is using every power possible to continue to protect the health and safety of all individuals and families.
As a result of this declaration and its associated orders, the following establishments are legally required to close immediately:
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, is providing an update on the COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program for Canadians Abroad, as announced by the Prime Minister today.
As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve locally and globally, Ontario is taking further action to ensure the province's health care system is prepared to continue to protect the health and well-being of Ontarians.
Working closely with Telehealth Ontario, the province is rapidly expanding service capacity to ensure timely responses. This is a critical step to help address the increased daily call volumes and reduce call wait times.
Phase 1: Immediately Increase Resources to Reduce Call Wait Times