The City of Toronto has created a Family Wellbeing Plan which helps to support those that may be experiencing domestic violence and/or child abuse during this time. The best resource for services and supports is the City of Toronto Webpage, which can be found here: https://www.toronto.ca/community-people/health-wellness-care/health-programs-advice/violence-at-home/. On this page you will be able to find [...]
UHN OpenLab’s Friendly Neighbour Hotline: University Health Network’s OpenLab is helping vulnerable seniors—the group most at risk during the COVID-19 pandemic—by mobilizing volunteers to deliver groceries and other household essentials. The service gives priority to seniors living in low-income housing. Due to the need for social distancing, many seniors face challenges with picking up essentials [...]
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Emergency Services Call If You’re Having Difficulty Breathing or Experiencing Other Severe Symptoms 24-hours, 7 days a week Telephone: 911 Telehealth Ontario Call If You Develop Symptoms 24-hours, 7 days a week Telephone: 1-866-797-0000 Toronto Public Health Hotline 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Telephone: 416-338-7600 TTY: 416-392-0658 Email: PublicHealth@toronto.ca 311 Toronto Outside City limits: 416-392-2489 Call if You Have Questions About [...]
To rapidly expand screening and ease pressures on hospital emergency departments, a number of dedicated COVID-19 testing centres have been established across Toronto. Please click here to learn more about who should visit these centres and where they are located.
Everyone has a role to play. The actions you take will protect you, loved ones and those most vulnerable in our community. Tips to Prevent the Spread The best way to prevent infection is to avoid being exposed. The new COVID-19 variants of concern may spread more easily. It is more important than ever to [...]
To review the daily status of cases in Toronto from Toronto Public Health, please click here. Kindly note that the data shown here may differ from other sources, as data are extracted at different times.
There is a limited supply of vaccines available in Ontario at this time. The provincial government has a three phase plan to distribute vaccines, starting with people who are vulnerable to severe illness and death from COVID-19 and certain prioritized populations. As more vaccines arrive, the vaccination program is expanded. The Province’s vaccination program is [...]
If you are a homebound person receiving care through a Primary Care Provider, Family Health Team, Home or Community Care or Community Support Services or Agencies, please contact your provider to learn whether they are able to offer in-home vaccination. Many teams are beginning to organize or being supported to offer in-home vaccination and will [...]
Book a Ride to and from Your Vaccination Appointment: Book your vaccination appointment at a clinic locationthat is in your area of the city. Contact the transportation program in your area to arrange for a ride to and from your appointment. Appointments should be booked no later than 48 hours before your appointment time. Availability is [...]