FEDERAL GOVERNMENT UPDATES
Support for Equitable Access to COVID-19 Medical Solutions - Karina Gould, Minister of International Development, announced a commitment of $120 million in support of the activities of the Access to COVID-19 (ACT) Accelerator, with $20 million of that total for the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI).
PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT UPDATES
Ontario Emergency Orders Extended to July 10th - The Ontario government has extended all emergency orders currently in force that were made under s.7.0.2 (4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act until July 10th, 2020, while removing restrictions that were limiting access to certain sport training facilities. This decision was made in consultation with Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health to ensure the safe and gradual reopening of the province on a regional basis can continue as part of Ontario's Framework for Reopening the Province.
PTSD Awareness Day - Today, the Ontario government issued a statement in recognition of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day in Ontario.
True North Strong & COVID Free - This Canada Day let's stay ‘true north strong and COVID free’! The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday. Whether you are exploring our beautiful landscape ‘far and wide’ or sticking close to home, the Health Unit has some reminders and suggestions for your celebration.