Government of Canada invests in first-of-its-kind research study on the health impacts of inactivity, David Coulombe , 2/24/2021
Researchers seek to understand how to improve health of patients confined to bed rest—and for astronauts in space
February 24, 2021 – Ottawa, Ontario – Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Ontario Supports Training of Hundreds of Personal Support Workers , Kalem McSween, 2/23/2021
Projects will fill in-demand jobs and provide critical support to long-term care homes
TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing more than $4.1 million to help train 373 new Personal Support Wo...
News Release - Ontario Launches Education Campaign to Help Workplaces Reopen Safely , Harry Godfrey, 2/19/2021
February 19, 2021
A full suite of resources is available to prevent the spread of COVID-19\
TORONTO — The Ontario government is launching new health and safety education campaigns, with a particul...
News Release Ontario Extending Stay-at-Home Order across Most of the Province to Save Lives , Ivana Yelich, 2/8/2021
February 8, 2021
Public Health Units to Gradually Return to the COVID-19 Response Framework
TORONTO — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the government is moving to a regio...
February 2021 - Toronto, The Bloor St. Culture Corridor, Sandra P., 2/1/2021
We believe that arts and culture can be a lifeline of positivity and inspiration. Despite heavier regulations, our incredible partners are working to bring you their offerings in imaginative new ways ...
Extension of employer application period for Canada Summer Jobs 2021 / Prolongation de la période de demande des employeurs pour Emplois d’été Canada 2021, Employment and Social Development Canada, 1/29/2021
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I am reaching out to you as I am hoping you can help us get the word out about the 2021 Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. The application period has been extended, and...
News Release - Ontario Adding More Mental Health Beds and Programs for Seniors , Alexandra Hilkene, 1/21/2021
January 21, 2021
$12 million investment is part of the government’s comprehensive mental health and addictions plan
TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing over $12 million to add new mental h...
News Release Ontario Declares Second Provincial Emergency to Address COVID-19 Crisis and Save Lives , Ivana Yelich, 1/12/2021
January 12, 2021
Province Issues Stay-at-Home Order and Introduces Enhanced Enforcement Measures to Reduce Mobility
TORONTO - In response to a doubling in COVID-19 cases over the past two weeks, t...
Ontario Accelerates COVID-19 Vaccinations for Long-Term Care Homes in Priority Regions , Alexandra Hilkene, 1/5/2021
Ontario Accelerates COVID-19 Vaccinations for Long-Term Care Homes in Priority Regions
January 5, 2021
All residents and workers to be vaccinated by third week of January
January 2021 - Toronto , The Bloor St. Culture Corridor, Sandra P., 1/1/2021
2021 is nearly here! In this January issue:
• The Hot Docs Podcast Festival returns at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
• A lecture with Bonnie Devine at Women's Art Association of Canada
Ontario Opening Specialized Care Centre in Greater Toronto Area , Krystle Caputo, 12/28/2020
December 28, 2020
New spaces being created to provide quality care for long-term care residents
TORONTO — The Ontario government is opening a new Specialized Care Centre to provide ca...
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Christmas:, Prime Minister’s Office, 12/24/2020
December 24, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario
“Merry Christmas, Canada! Today, our family joins Christians across the country and around the world to celebrate the birth of Christ.
Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown to Stop Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives , Ivana Yelich, 12/21/2020
December 21, 2020
Government Providing Grants of up to $20,000 to Small Businesses Impacted by New Public Health Measures
TORONTO — As COVID-19 cases continue to rise at an alarming rate, the Ontari...
Statement - Ontario Delivers First COVID-19 Vaccine in the Country , Ivana Yelich, 12/14/2020
December 14, 2020
Premier Doug Ford issued the following statement on the first COVID-19 vaccinations being administered to frontline health care workers in Ontario and in the country:
Province Expanding Homegrown Capacity with Made-In-Ontario Respirators and Masks , Rebecca Bozzato, 12/9/2020
December 9, 2020
Production of PPE will create jobs and protect frontline workers
TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing more than $5 million through the Ontario Together Fund to help thr...
Statement Ontario Marks International Volunteer Day , Elric Pereira, 12/4/2020
December 4, 2020
Recognizing the efforts of thousands of volunteers who have stepped up during COVID-19
TORONTO — Raymond Cho, Minister of Seniors and Accessibility issued the following statement ...
December 2020 - Toronto , The Bloor St. Culture Corridor, Sandra P., 12/2/2020
In this December issue:
• The final Salon Series of the year at Bata Shoe Museum
• A guided tour of the Eiffel Tower at Alliance Française de Toronto
• A new film from Atom Egoyan at the Istitu...