Prime Minister (PM) Trudeau began his announcement mentioning the federal government is taking the Canadian Armed Forces report about LTC Homes in Ontario and Quebec seriously
 Today Quebec made the Quebec-specific military report public
 LTC Homes and the military’s reports will be discussed this week on the PM’s weekly call with the Premiers
 The Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) will continue for the next four months,
however the government expects less people to use the benefit as the economy re-opens
 As people go back to work, the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) program will continue to support employers and encourage rehiring across the nation; PM encouraged employers to apply for this program if they have not already
 45,000 jobs are available for youth at


Premier’s address focused mainly on the investigations of the five long-term care homes
 Military agreed to extend its mission until at least June 12
 The report has been provided to authorities for police investigations and potential criminal charges, Ministry of Labour and Public Health inspectors and referrals to professional colleges for practice standard violations
 Effective immediately, assuming management of:
o Orchard Villa, Pickering
o Altamont Care, Scarborough
o Eatonville Care, Etobicoke
o Hawthorne Place, North York
o Camilla Care, Mississauga
 This is in addition to two homes they’ve already taken over management of
 Deploying six teams of two inspectors to each of the five homes in the military’s report and the Camila Care Home – at least one inspector at each home will stay there for entire two weeks
 Random spot-checks of Long-Term Care Homes to be conducted over next 30-days
 Fully prepared to take over more homes, pull licenses or shut-down facilities if needed
 Ordered the Independent Commission be established in July
 Called on the Prime Minister to help fix this problem – can’t do it alone
 Encouraged people to go get tested if they feel any symptoms


Effective May 29, the Region will re-open its Dog Off Leash Area located at the York Regional Forest, Bendor and Graves Tract (17858 McCowan Road).

Effective today, if you need a COVID-19 test you can go straight to Southlake’s Assessment Centre tents by the east entranceYork Region

Chair & Mayors express thanks to all paramedics, public health, long-term care and frontline workers

Below is a summary of the detailed information contained in the Interactive Dashboard – Cases at

2,343 total confirmed cases 38 cases* since yesterday 62 confirmed cases in hospital, 15 of which are in Intensive Care 298 cases among health care workers, of which 227 cases have resolved*5 new fatalities193 total confirmed fatalities 1,552 resolved cases11 institutional outbreaks under COVID-19 protocols: 7 Long-Term Care/Retirement Homes 2 Community Care Settings 1 Child Care Centre1 Emergency Housing 46 institutional outbreaks declared over

* Data quality is an ongoing process and may result in the more/less cases reported on a day-over-day basis or other changes to how cases are classified (e.g., municipality, acquisition, etc.). These data quality activities have also resulted in the re-categorization of individuals. Data quality activities do not increase or decrease total case counts.

NEW: All dashboard data, including case demographics and institutional outbreaks (including the number of resident and health care worker positive cases) can be found by clicking on the “COVID-19 in York Region” box, or for quick reference, is available here. The data can still be filtered by municipality.

As of this morning, there are:

26,483 total cases (20,372 resolved); with 2,155 related fatalities in Ontario 86,939 total cases (941 increase in last 24 hours); with 6,671 related fatalities in Canada (105 new in the last 24 hours)

· Over 5.49 million total cases worldwide with cases in 217 countries, areas or territories; 349,190 related fatalities reported to WHO


1 new case today which means 30 cases in total, 21 resolved, 6 active cases, sadly 3 deaths, (none in hospital).