Press Releases

Ontario Takes Immediate Steps to Further Protect Long-Term Care Residents and Staff During COVID-19 Outbreak

Response includes increased testing, COVID-19 SWAT teams, and additional PPE

Ontario Providing Additional Relief to the Province's Most Vulnerable

Funding and services will help seniors and people with disabilities during the COVID-19 outbreak

Health Experts Say the COVID-19 Outbreak Has Likely Peaked in Ontario

Modelling shows physical distancing still needed to prevent further spread

Government of Ontario Reaches Final Agreement with OSSTF

TORONTO — Today, Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, issued the following statement after reaching a tentative agreement with Ontario Secondary...

Ontario Offers Emergency Child Care to More Frontline Staff

Expansion Will Assist Essential Workers During the COVID-19 Outbreak


Ontario Enables Auto Insurance Companies to Provide Driver Rebates During COVID-19

Regulatory Changes Open the Door for Auto Insurance Rebates

April 16, 2020 3:00 P.M.

Ontario Significantly Expands Hospital Capacity to Prepare for Any COVID-19 Outbreak Scenario

April 16, 2020 1:00 P.M.

Office of the Premier

Ontario Ramping Up Protection for Long-Term Care Residents

Robust action plan and new emergency order to protect the most vulnerable in long-term care homes



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