May 31, 2020

KEY UPDATES   No FEDERAL or PROVINCIAL statements today YORK REGION · York Region’s Medical Officer of Health Dr. Karim Kurji issued an Order to Woodbridge Vista under section 29.2 of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, effective May 31, 2020 Information on...

May 30, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer issued a statement on COVID-19 in lieu of an in-person update to the media Ontario government made amendments to the Retirement Homes Act: o Additional emergency funding to eligible residents o Employers...

May 29, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL On May 28, Prime Minister Trudeau held the 11th weekly First Ministers meeting with provinces and territories Discussed the disturbing findings in the Military’s report on long-term care Federal, provincial and territorial governments are...

May 28, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL Instead of a daily press briefing the Prime Minister delivered remarks at the United Nations High-Level Event on Financing for Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond, which tackled critical finance issue to address economic...

May 27, 2020

KEY UPDATES   FEDERAL 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 ...

May 26, 2020

KEY UPDATES FEDERAL Prime Minister (PM) Trudeau began his announcement stating the Canadian Armed Forces have made some troubling observations in Ontario long-term care (LTC) homes; PM spoke with Premier Ford about the report today and the Premier will address the...