Press Releases

Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19 Province Announces Additional Health Care Resources and Support for People, Jobs and Employers Across Ontario

Ontario Extends Declaration of Emergency to Continue the Fight Against COVID-19

Sustained Measures Necessary to Stop the Spread and Protect Public Health


April 14, 2020

Ontario Businesses Stepping Up to Fight COVID-19

Over 14,000 submissions received through Ontario Together Portal, but more are needed


April 11, 2020

Ontario Significantly Expanding COVID-19 Testing

Enhanced testing strategy will help stop the spread of the virus


April 10, 2020

Ontario Creates Partnership with Volunteer Hub to Help Seniors

Province Connecting Volunteers to Community Organizations Supporting Seniors and People with Disabilities During COVID-19


April 9, 2020

Ontario Accelerates Essential Construction Projects During COVID-19

Extending Construction Hours Will Help Keep Ontario Workers Safe


April 8, 2020

Ontario Calls on all Health Care Workers to Help Fight COVID-19

Province Launches Online Portal to Match Available Health Care Workers with Employers


April 7, 2020

Ontario Helping Indigenous Communities Stop the Spread of COVID-19

Over $37 million committed to support outbreak planning, prevention and mitigation


April 7, 2020 

Ontario Takes Steps to Keep Food on the Table during COVID-19

New online portal connects employers with workers looking to make a difference


April 4, 2020

Ontario Increasing Public Health Units' Capacity to Stop COVID-19


April 3, 2020

Ontario Protecting Peel’s Most Vulnerable During the COVID-19 Crisis

$6 Million for the Region of Peel Will Help with the Delivery of Critical Support Services


April 2, 2020

Ontario Extends School and Child Care Closures to Fight Spread of COVID-19

Province announces second phase of Learn at Home to support continuity of learning


March 31, 2020