· There were no announcements today from Prime Minister Trudeau or Premier Ford

· Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, issued an online statement that included the following details:

o 67,966 positive cases of COVID-19 in Canada, including 4,728 deaths

o More than 47% of all positive cases are now resolved

o Labs across Canada tested over 1,090,000 people, with about 6% testing positive

o Encouraging Canadians to continue protecting the health of each other by practicing physical distancing on Mother’s Day

· Ontario confirmed 294 new COVID-19 cases, lowest number reported in nearly six weeks

Positive news around our region:

· Finding peace in a pandemic: How York Region seeks Zen in troubled times

· York Region extended a big Thank You to all mothers this Mother’s Day for all they do

Interactive Dashboard – Cases at

In York Region as of May 10, at 5 p.m. there are:

1,853 confirmed cases 23 new cases* since yesterday88 confirmed cases in hospital, 20 of which are in Intensive Care89 cases among health care workers, of which 65 cases have resolved (71%)

· 1 new fatality

· 132 total confirmed deaths

909 resolved cases, which equals about 49%

· 36 institutional outbreaks under COVID-19 protocols:

o 18 Long-Term Care/Retirement Homes

o 17 Community Care Settings

o 1 Hospital

· 14 institutional outbreaks declared over

*Data quality is an on-going process and may result, from time to time, in our reported case numbers not matching up day-over-day.

The comprehensive list of outbreaks (including the number of resident and health care worker positive cases) is available on The data can be filtered by municipality.

To access this list, select the blue drop-down menu titled Interactive Dashboard – Outbreaks in Long-Term Care and Community Care Settings

As of this morning, there are:

· 20,238 total cases (14,772 resolved); with 1,634 related deaths in Ontario

· 67,996 total cases (2,597 increase in last 24 hours); with 4,728 related deaths in Canada

· Over 3.92 million total cases worldwide with cases in 215 countries, areas or territories; 274,488 related deaths


No new cases reported today.